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Uzbek is 'world's oldest woman'


A woman claimed to be 128 years old, the oldest reported person in the world, is living in Uzbekistan.

Turkey's Cihan News Agency says Tuti Yusupova's birth is documented as 1 July 1880, but there is no independent confirmation of her age.

Ms Yusupova says her health is fine in general, but she has problems with her hearing.


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