Polio Outbreak in Syria

Polio Outbreak in Syria
Polio Outbreak in Syria
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This Daily News Story from PBS NewsHour Extra was created on October 30th, 2013.

Ten cases of polio have been confirmed in Syria -- the first appearance of the disease in the country since 1999. PBS NewsHour explores how the outbreak adds to the challenge of the humanitarian crisis and how the ongoing war has caused the destruction of the nation's medical infrastructure.

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