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AIDS / Conference / South Africa #193248

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 11, 2000
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Announcement at the international conference being held in South Africa of the first tests of an AIDS vaccine for Africa reported. {Note: local weather bulletin on screen.}

(South Africa: Jim Wooten) The revival of a South African custom of testing young Zulu girls for chastity because of the high rate of AIDS featured; details given of the promotion of virginity as AIDS prevention. [Virgin inspector Nomagugu NGOBESE - says the people support virginity testing.] [Virginity Project Andile GUMEDE - says we must do something!]

Jennings, Peter;
Wooten, Jim

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