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Quetta, Pakistan launches five-day polio campaign as officials find rare strain

January 4, 2017

The southwestern city of Quetta, capital of the Balochistan province in Pakistan, has launched a new five-day polio immunization campaign for children under five years of age after sewage samples were found to contain a rare strain of the virus, according to local officials. Muslim clerics were also recruited by local officials to promote the […]

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