World Health Organisation Confirmed 10 Cases of Polio in Syria After 14 years

The World Health Organisation (WHO) on 29 October 2013 confirmed ten cases of polio in Syria. This is the first outbreak in Syria in 14 years as polio virus was last reported in Syria in 1999.

World Health Organisation confirmed 10 cases of Polio in Syria after 14 years

Other 12 cases are being investigated by WHO. Maximum of the 22 people being tested are toddlers and babies.

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