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Falkland Conflict #78136

ABC Evening News for Friday, May 14, 1982
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(Studio) United Nations Secretary General Javier Perez de Cuellar said hoping for answers from Great Britain and Argentina on possible diplomatic settlement of Falkland Island conflict.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(NYC) Perez de Cuellar's assessment of situation outlined; Sir Anthony Parsons noted suddenly recalled to London for consultations with British cabinet. Issues on which negotiations are deadlocked discussed.
REPORTER: Jack Smith

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Buenos Aires, Argentina) Return here of prisoners taken during British recapture of South Georgia Island featured; films shown. Mag. cover depicting Prime Min. Margaret Thatcher as Adolf Hitler shown. For. min. Nicanor Costa Mendez said pessimistic about negotiations.
REPORTER: Sander Vanocur

(Studio) British task force commander noted stating purpose of mission at present. Atmosphere here over conflict described. [THATCHER - anticipates lack of diplomatic settlement.] USSR warning to Britain reported Arrival of 2 women who were on South Georgia during invasion shown.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(London, England) Experience of film makers Annie Price and Cindy Buxton on South Georgia examined. [PRICE, BUXTON - discuss experience.] Films shown.

(Studio) Upcoming items announced.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(Studio) Item recapped at end of broadcast

Jennings, Peter;
Lee, Mike;
Reynolds, Frank;
Robinson, Max;
Smith, Jack;
Vanocur, Sander

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