Army, Police Against Recruitment of HIV-Positive Malawians

Malawi Defence Force recruits should be forced to undergo an HIV test before they go for training, some senior army officers have said, arguing that the army training is "too rigorous for an HIV-positive person to withstand". Although the law prohibits testing before recruitment, the country's police has also made similar remarks.

Malawi military (file photo).

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