A child suffering from polio because of a lack of access to a vaccine
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Militants preventing polio vaccination in Pakistan

Armed militants are killing health workers in Pakistan, tasked with protecting children against polio, because of suspicion over western made vaccines.

The World Health Organisation says that it is vital that young children are vaccinated as concern grows over a possible resurgence of the disease.

Aleem Maqbool reports.

  • 19 Dec 2013
  • From the section Asia
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