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Chiluba pleased at agreement

[Liberia] A young child nibbles a piece of bread in a Monrovia hospital while his mother holds him. He was brought into the hospital suffering sever malnutrition. Through feeding and special diet he is slowly recovering. [Date picture taken: 2005/07/09]
There are 34 medical doctors in all of Liberia (IRIN)

Zambian President Frederick Chiluba said his country and Angola had resolved a potentially destructive dispute over Luanda’s accusations of Zambian support for UNITA rebels.

Chiluba told Reuters in an interview on Sunday that a bilateral deal witnessed in Swaziland last week by South Africa, Swaziland and Mozambique was sealed: “The issue has been conclusively resolved and I am happy to note that intelligence chiefs from the two countries agreed to treat the allegations as bygones and to work together for peace in the region.”


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