FROM THE ARCHIVE OF: Ashley Sowerby
BBC News reports on ominous events, days before the Falklands War.
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[00:01:15] PROGRAMME: the first six-and-a-half minutes of the BBC Nine o’Clock News. The main story is the escalating row with Argentina over the Falklands.
Includes a report by Nicholas Witchell.
PICTURED: John Humphrys presenting the BBC Nine o'Clock News. COPYRIGHT: BBC.