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5 million new HIV cases seen globally

UN official, others note need for greater effort at prevention

By John Donnelly
Globe Staff / November 22, 2005

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PRETORIA -- The United Nations said yesterday that HIV prevention efforts registered small gains in a handful of countries, notably in Caribbean nations, but added that the deadly virus that causes AIDS still runs rampant around the world and will infect an estimated 5 million people this year. (Full article: 766 words)

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