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Criticism over Mandela’s initial hesitancy on AIDS

…At the time, there was a marked reluctance on the part of the South African government to fund anti-retroviral drugs for those with HIV. The then President Mbeki outraged many people when he told a US journalist that “personally, I don’t know anybody who has died of Aids” and that he did not know if he […]

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