New AIDS Cases Reported in Yemen
July 26, 2004
A total of 12 AIDS cases were reported in Yemen during the first six months of 2004, according to Hussein Faqira, coordinator of the Anti-AIDS Program. Officials estimate that half of the 13,000 registered HIV cases in Yemen are non-Yemenis; many are refugees from the Horn of Africa.Adapted from:
United Press International
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