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Falkland Conflict #78663

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jun 18, 1982
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Buenos Aires, Argentina) Leopoldo Galtieri shown handing over his authority as commander in chief of army to General Cristino Nicolaides; details given. Nicolaides' installation into ruling junta and questionable status of Galtieri's role as president considered. Ongoing arrival of injured POWs noted; Argentina said apparently allowing British ships to unload Argentine POWs. Details given. Argentina's message of conditional cease-fire sent to United Nations outlined on screen.
REPORTER: Barry Serafin

(Studio) Her (His) Majesty's Ship Canberra noted bearing Argentine POWs; details given, photos shown. [Voice of Prince ANDREW - recalls memorable incidents.] Photo of Argentine POWs shown, discussed.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Jennings, Peter;
Reynolds, Frank;
Serafin, Barry

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