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Falkland Conflict #78398

ABC Evening News for Sunday, May 30, 1982
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(Studio) Argentine sources reported claiming heavy damage on Her (His) Majesty's Ship Invincible in Falkland Island war with Great Britain; details given.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Buenos Aires, Argentina) Argentine account of confrontation outlined; British land assault on Port Stanley discussed. Limitations of Argentine communiques and news reports considered.
REPORTER: Rebecca Sobel

(Studio) British advance on Port Stanley, include capture of bases at Douglas and Teal Bay, discussed.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(London, England) British reports said confirming capture of Douglas and Teal Bay; casualties stemming from battle over Goose Green and Darwin noted include Commander Herbert Jones. [Colonel Christopher DUNPHIE - describes Jones' assault and death.] Alleged Argentine losses mentioned; possible location of Queen Elizabeth II troop ship noted. Difficulty in taking Port Stanley explained.
REPORTER: Mike McCourt

(Studio) Item recapped at end of broadcast

Reporter(s):
Donaldson, Sam;
McCourt, Mike;
Sobel, Rebecca
Duration:
00:04:30

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