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Politics and Polio

Politics and Polio North and South America were declared polio-free in 1994. In 2002, it was Europe’s turn. Monday, Reuters Alertnet reported: “Eighteen cases of the polio virus have been confirmed in Yemen, marking the first known outbreak of the disease in six years.” Tuesday, Alertnet and the New York Times reported on an 18-month-old infant in Indonesia who has ... Read More »