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Pope calls for Falklands settlement

Title
Pope calls for Falklands settlement
Genre
News report; Speech
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1982
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Duration
00:02:27
Description
Report on the contents of an Easter address (including excerpts) by Pope John Paul II in Rome, in which he appeals to Britain and Argentina to reach a peaceful settlement over the sovereignty of the Falkland Islands after the Argentine invasion of the British dependency. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Pope John Paul II
Keywords
Popes; Great Britain; Roman Catholicism; Conflict resolution; Diplomacy; Peacebuilding; Easter; Falklands War (1982); Argentina; Falkland Islands; Wars (events); Rome; Sermons

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