June 19, 2009

Mr. Lee Seong-Taek

Investigator

Anti-Discrimination Division

National Human Rights Commission of Korea

Dear Mr. Lee:

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When the acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) was first identified, many governments around the world followed a similar path: first denying that the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), that causes AIDS, exists, then blaming foreigners for bringing the disease to their country.

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