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Falkland Crisis #78233

ABC Evening News for Sunday, May 02, 1982
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(Studio) British foreign minister Francis Pym reported meeting again here today with Secretary of State Alexander Haig in continuing diplomatic effort to end Falkland Island crisis.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(DC) Pym's analysis of British strategy outlined. [PYM - vows to continue blockade.] Change in Haig's role in talks with Pym considered; extent of United States commitment to Britain outlined on screen, discussed. Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger's meeting with Pym mentioned.
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore

(Studio) Pym said conferring tonight with United Nations Secretary General Javier Perez de Cuellar.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(DC) Britain's military options examined in detail. [Courtesy "This Week with David Brinkley", Elmo ZUMWALT - thinks harassing raids have to continue] [Courtesy "This Wk.", Harold BROWN - agrees.] British strategy described.
REPORTER: John McWethy

(Studio) President Reagan's optimism that negotiated settlement can be reached discussed; issue of USSR involvement mentioned.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

Donaldson, Sam;
Dunsmore, Barrie;
McWethy, John

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