Items related to polio

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AP 18 Jan 2016
An official says the World Health Organization hopes to eradicate polio in 2016, after containing outbreaks in conflict...
polio vaccine
Reuters 27 Oct 2015
The world should stop vaccinating children against one of the three strains of the crippling polio virus as part of a...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 04 Feb 2013
The Health Ministry's preventative medicine department issued a state of alert regarding the discovery of the polio...
AFP 22 Jan 2013
ISLAMABAD — Pakistani health officials Monday called for infants leaving the country to be issued polio...
An anti-polio drive campaign worker, Hilal Khan (C), who was shot and badly injured by unidentified gunmen, lies at Lady Reading Hospital in Peshawar 19 December 2012.
Reuters 20 Dec 2012
An alliance of Pakistani clerics will hold demonstrations across the country against the killings of polio eradication...
Reuters 19 Dec 2012
Three workers in a polio eradication campaign were shot in Pakistan on Wednesday, and two of them were killed, the...
AFP 17 Jan 2012
Afghan President Hamid Karzai urged insurgents to allow health teams to vaccinate children in war-torn parts of the...