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South Africa / AIDS Drugs #389521

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Aug 08, 1999
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(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.

(South Africa: Sarah Carter) The high rate of AIDS in the KwaZulu Natal province of South Africa featured; scenes shown from Nzaimakwe, South Africa; details given of the nation's battle with the pharmaceutical industry over using cheaper generic versions of anti-AIDS "cocktail" drugs. [AIDS PATIENT - (thru translator) comments.] [DOCTOR - says South Africa cannot afford AIDS drugs.] [Drug industry SPOKESWOMAN - comments.]

(Studio: John Roberts) The role of President Clinton's administration in resolving the AIDS drugs dispute noted.

Carter, Sarah;
Roberts, John

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