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Vaccination teams enter areas in Deir Ezzor for the first time

Damascus, SANA- After announcing Syria is free from polio, Health Ministry , The World health Organization (WHO) and UNICEF revealed about a national plan to prevent the return of polio …

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WHO: Syria is once again free from polio

Damascus, SANA- The World health Organization (WHO) announced that Syria is free from polio, praising the efforts of the Syrian Health Ministry which achieved this in record time. The WHO …

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2nd national polio immunization campaign for 2018 targets some 3 million under five children

Damascus, SANA – Second national polio vaccination campaign for 2018 targets around 2.97 million under five children from nationwide regardless to their previous vaccinations, Health Ministry said on Sunday. All …

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3400 children under five received polio vaccine in Harasta, Damascus countryside

Damascus Countryside, SANA – Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) teams have immunized some 3,400 children with polio vaccine in Harasta area in Damascus countryside. The SARC said that the vaccination …

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Polio vaccination campaign launched to cover hard-to-access areas

Provinces, SANA – A polio vaccination campaign was launched on Sunday targeting children in hard-to-access areas and areas where vaccination coverage was less than 80% during previous campaigns. The five-day …

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A national polio vaccination campaign launched in Deir Ezzor city

Deir Ezzor, SANA-Health Directorate in Deir Ezzor launched on Wednesday a national polio vaccination campaign targeting children who are under the age of five. The campaign came within the National …

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A new national polio vaccination campaign launched across country targeting 2.750 million children

Aleppo/Damascus, SANA – A new national polio vaccination campaign was launched on Sunday targeting children under five via the health centers and mobile teams. In a statement, the Ministry of …

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New polio vaccination campaign launched in Hasaka

Hasaka, SANA-A new polio vaccination campaign targeting children under 5 years old was launched on Sunday by Hasaka Health Directorate in the southern and eastern areas of the province. In …

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2.8 million children targeted in polio vaccination campaign starting today

Damascus, SANA – Health Ministry launched Sunday a new polio vaccination campaign for all children under five across the country. The campaign will be carried out in cooperation with the …

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New nationwide anti-polio vaccination campaign to start Sunday

Damascus, SANA – A new anti-polio vaccination campaign that is to last for several days will be launched next Sunday. The campaign is meant to target 2.8 million children around …

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