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AIDS / US-France Research #108363

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 31, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) French Prime Min. Jacques Chirac reported meeting with President Reagan today to sign joint US-French agreement on AIDS research; scenes shown.

(Paris, France: George Strait) Dispute between France and United States over AIDS research said stemming from 1984 incident between Doctors Robert Gallo and Luc Montagnier; details given, scenes shown. [MONTAGNIER - claims Gallo stole virus from him.] Gallo's response mentioned. Role of ego, money and pols. in slowing AIDS research explained.

Jennings, Peter;
Strait, George

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