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Tripoli rejects US demand to free Bulgarian nurses

Libyan Foreign Minister Abdel Rahman Shalgam rejected a call by US President George W. Bush for Tripoli to spare the lives of five Bulgarian nurses sentenced to death for infecting hundreds of Libyan children with the AIDS virus. “This is a legal matter which cannot be influenced by any political decision,” the minister told the Arab satellite television network Al-Jazeera. In Washington, where he was meeting with Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov, Bush earlier called on Libya to free the nurses. Full Story

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