Cuba named first country to end mother-to-child HIV transmission

Dr. Carissa F. Etienne, director Pan America Health Organization (PAHO) at the World Health Organization (WHO), center speaks during the announcement that Cuba is world's first country to receive validation of having eliminated mother-to-child transmission of HIV and Syphilis, Tuesday, June 30, 2015, at Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) headquarters in Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)





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