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A Pakistani health worker administers polio vaccine drops to a young... News PhotoChild,Conflict,Healthcare And Medicine,Horizontal,Karachi,Occupation,Pakistan,Polio,Terrorism,VaccinationPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA Pakistani health worker administers polio vaccine drops to a young child at a polio vaccination center in Karachi on January 8, 2013. Pakistan is providing paramilitary and police support to polio vaccinations being resumed discreetly in the northwest after a series of attacks on medical workers, officials said. UN agencies suspended work on a nationwide campaign to inoculate children against the highly infectious disease after nine health workers were murdered in a string of attacks in the northwest and Karachi in December 2012. AFP PHOTO/Rizwan TABASSUM (Photo credit should read RIZWAN TABASSUM/AFP/Getty Images)