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Colombian Leader Getting Over Flu

Sept 01--President Álvaro Uribe is recovering from the swine flu, but now his defense minister is showing some symptoms of the same illness, officials said Monday.

Mr. Uribe received the diagnosis of the H1N1 swine flu after he returned from a meeting on Friday of South American leaders. His government urged other leaders who had attended the meeting, in Bariloche, Argentina, to check if they had been infected.
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