Mexico City — The spread of HIV/Aids as a serious aspect of Latin America’s migration crisis — whether through Venezuelans forced to emigrate to obtain medicine or Central American migrants unaware they carry the virus — will be a focus of the world HIV/Aids conference opening on Sunday in Mexico City.

About 6,000 scientists, physicians, activists and government officials are due to learn about the latest in treatments and research and discuss the human and social costs of Aids and HIV.

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