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Woman in Georgia 'could be world's oldest'


The family of Antisa Khvichava say she is the world's oldest woman and that she is 130 years old.

Rustavi 2, an independent Georgian broadcaster, reported that she lives with her son, grandchildren and great grandchildren deep in the Caucasus Mountains.

Khvichava's registration shows her date of birth as 1880. Mike Cartwright reports.


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