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1 HOUR AGO - New York Times

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Pakistani Officials Issue Arrest Warrants Over Refusals of Polio Vaccine

Police officials in the northwest province of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa said they had issued hundreds of arrest warrants for parents who have refused to vaccinate their children.

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FEB 19, 2015 - Huffington Post

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The World Finally Has Chance To Eliminate These Deadly Diseases

By Alex Whiting LONDON, Feb 19 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - It is a little known disease but it could make medical history if scientists' predictions are correct: yaws could completely disappear by 2020, given the right resources. The only disease ever to have been eradicated is the deadly smallpox. Guinea worm is nearly there, and polio too could be added ...

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FEB 18, 2015 - Boston Herald

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In Pakistan, vaccinating children has become a deadly battle

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — While vaccine distrust has sparked debates amid a measles outbreak in the United States, Pakistan is in a deadly battle to wipe out polio.Long eradicated in the West, polio remains endemic in Pakistan after the Taliban banned vaccinations, attacks targeted medical staffers and suspicions lingered about the inoculations.

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FEB 18, 2015 - Seattle Times

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In Pakistan, vaccinating children for polio is a deadly battle

While vaccine distrust has sparked debates amid a measles outbreak in the United States, Pakistan is in a deadly battle to wipe out polio.

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FEB 18, 2015 - Yahoo! News

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Top Asian News at 1:30 p.m. GMT

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — While vaccine distrust has sparked debates amid a measles outbreak in the United States, Pakistan is in a deadly battle to wipe out polio. Long eradicated in the West, polio remains endemic in Pakistan after the Taliban banned vaccinations, attacks targeted medical staffers and suspicions lingered about the inoculations.

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