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China Seeks to Cope with AIDS Epidemic

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China Seeks to Cope with AIDS Epidemic

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China Seeks to Cope with AIDS Epidemic

China Seeks to Cope with AIDS Epidemic

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Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao visits an AIDS ward in Beijing to show his support for World AIDS Day, promising more funds to combat the disease. With the Chinese government's response to AIDS often seen as lacking resolve, religious groups are teaming up with humanitarian organizations to help AIDS orphans in China. NPR's Rob Gifford reports.