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NEW SYRIAN NATIONAL ANTI-POLIO VACCINATION CAMPAIGN LUNCHED TODAY

DAMASCUS, Syria, The Syrian Health Ministry, today (Sunday), launched a new nationwide anti-polio vaccination campaign, for all children under five years of age, regardless of their previous vaccinations.

Earlier, the Ministry announced that, it had taken all the technical and logistical preparations, to guarantee that the campaign will reach 2.97 million children, in all areas, through the health centres and the mobile teams and within the makeshift residential centres.

The one-week national campaign is the second of its kind, for the current year, and comes within the series of campaigns, launched by the Health Ministry in 2013.

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK