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RFI: HIV/AIDS/SIDA in Sub-Saharan African military (15)
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The latest issue of the Mail & Guardian (a South African weekly) car-
ries an article claiming that 60-70% of South African soldiers may be 
infected with the HIV/Aids virus.

http://www.mg.co.za/mg/news/2000mar2/31mar-aids_army.html

There's also an article on the issue of the questioning of the HIV - 
AIDS link, which has led to heated debate. The same issue carries a 
few articles on this issue, one of which is titled "What's behind 
Mbeki's crusade?" (While no one disputes President Mbeki's good in-
tentions, his investigation of dissident views on HIV/AIDS has 
plunged South Africa into a national health crisis.

http://www.mg.co.za/mg/news/2000mar2/31mar-aids.html

Mladen Poluta 
mailto:poluta@anat.uct.ac.za 

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