ABC Evening News for Friday, Nov 21, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) World Health Org.'s assessment of international spread of acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) reported
(DC: George Strait) Africa's AIDS' epidemic, primarily a heterosexual disease there, examined; one victim named, shown. [WHO spokesperson Dr. Halfdan MAHLER - considers disease century's worst health problem.] Related statistics outlined on screen. [Dr. Thomas QUINN - considers epidemic far worse that figs. indicate.] Central Africa's problem described. [Dr. Pieter PIOT - hopes West won't wait until heterosexuals are threatened before taking action.] West countries' public education campaigns. described, shown.
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