Mission Of Mercy

MONDAY, FEB. 9, 1998

Britain’s Prince Charles met with HIV-infected girls Sunday at a women’s shelter in Katmandu, Nepal. He also talked with Gurkha veterans who served in the British army and had a conference with Nepalese King Birendra. A dozen girls greeted the prince with flowers in a campaign to convey to Nepalese that the disease does not spread from such contact. Many of the girls were rescued from brothels in India.


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