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Falkland Conflict / Pope's Argentine Trip #78571

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jun 11, 1982
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(Studio) Pope John Paul II noted currently in Argentina in effort to balance his earlier trip to Great Britain.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Buenos Aires, Argentina) Pontiff's arrival, met by General Leopoldo Galtieri, examined; films shown. John Paul's remarks on war quoted.
REPORTER: Bill Blakemore

(Studio) Continue British action near Port Stanley and role of weather in final British assault discussed; photos shown. Differing versions of death toll noted. Queen Elizabeth II luxury liner reported returning to Britain today from war zone.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Southampton, England) Queen Elizabeth II's arrival with crew of sunken ships examined; films shown. Sinking of Her (His) Majesty's Ship Ardent shown. [CREWMAN - is devastated not to be with ship.] [Vicky CURTIS - is thankful husband survived.] [Gordon CURTIS - welcomes home leave.]

Blakemore, Bill;
Jennings, Peter;
Lee, Mike

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