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World Bank's Kim says no country immune from turmoil

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No country in the world is immune from unrest arising from poverty and inequality, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim told AFP in an exclusive interview. 

World Bank President Jim Yong Kim speaks during an interview with Agence France-Presse in Washington, DC, on June 27, 2013. No country in the world is immune from unrest arising from poverty and inequality, like that in Brazil, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim told AFP in an exclusive interview.

The protests in Brazil, Turkey, and elsewhere show that even governments that have made significant efforts already cannot let up in programs to help the poor, he said.

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