Health Agencies Warn Of Polio Outbreak In Syria
BBC News: Polio in Syria: An outbreak that threatens the Middle East
“As summer approaches, health agencies are warning of the risk of polio spreading across the Middle East from Syria — where now more than 100 children show symptoms of the disease — despite a massive campaign to vaccinate millions of children in surrounding countries…” (Whewell, 3/25).
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