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Sinking of the Belgrano - Argentine politician defiant

Title
Sinking of the Belgrano - Argentine politician defiant
Genre
News report; Speech
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1982
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Duration
00:01:32
Description
Phil Longman on the Argentine response to the British sinking of the ARA General Belgrano. Argentine Socialist Democratic leader Emilio Jose Gionanni(?), speaking through an interpreter, refuses to renounce the Argentine claim on the Falkland Islands despite the sinking of the Argentine cruiser with extensive loss of life.
Contributors
Phil Longman; Emilio Jose Gionanni(?)
Keywords
Deaths; Armed forces; UK; British; International relations; Falklands War (1982); Argentina; Falkland Islands; Sovereignty; Warships; Navy; Ships; Casualties; Wars (events); Maritime warfare; General Belgrano (ship)

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