Search the Archive

Medicine: AIDS Conference / China #759186

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jul 12, 2004
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Los Angeles: Peter Jennings) The opening of the AIDS conference in Bangkok, Thailand, shown; U.N. statistics cited on AIDS in China.

(Henan province: Mark Litke) AIDS in China featured; scenes shown from Henan province; details given about the epidemic's direction, the official coverup until the premier was shown visiting AIDS patients & the fear & discrimination still in rural areas; scenes shown from a remote village where the people begged for help. [UN AIDS program Joel REHNSTROM†- comments on AIDS in China.]

(Los Angeles: Peter Jennings) Further coverage of AIDS in China on "Nightline" noted.

Jennings, Peter;
Litke, Mark

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.