AIDS Day mixes optimism, reality
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AIDS Day mixes optimism, reality

Rock star Bono helped launch World AIDS Day in Sydney with a burst of glamor and an optimistic tone. But ongoing problems with HIV infection in places like Russia and China bring home the reality of coping with the disease. (The Associated Press)

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