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9 things that surprised us in 2018, according to Bill and Melinda Gates

It's been an eventful year for Bill and Melinda. Image: REUTERS/Kamil Zihnioglu/Pool

Bill Gates

Melinda Gates

Co-Chair, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

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