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Bubonic Plague Kills Boy In Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan, for those who don’t know, is a small, landlocked country in central Asia. It is mountainous, Russian-speaking, and bordered by neighbors Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, and China. The country is unassuming and, despite a plethora of political unrest and upheaval, does not tend to draw international attention to itself. That all changed last week, however, when a young, rural boy …

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