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A Syrian refugee child receives a vaccination against Polio at the Bashaer dispensary in the Abu Samra district of the northern Lebanese port city of Tripoli, on November 9, 2013. Emergency plans are under way to vaccinate more than 20 million children in the Middle East after polio resurfaced in war-torn Syria, the United Nations said on November 8. Unveiling the region's largest-ever polio campaign, the UN Children's Fund (Unicef) and World Health Organisation (WHO) said vaccinations would be carried out over six months in Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, the West Bank and Gaza Strip, Syria and Turkey. AFP PHOTO / IBRAHIM CHALHOUB (Photo credit should read IBRAHIM CHALHOUB/AFP/Getty Images)
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A Syrian refugee child receives a vaccination against Polio at the Bashaer dispensary in the Abu Samra district of the northern Lebanese port city of Tripoli, on November 9, 2013. Emergency plans are under way to vaccinate more than 20 million children in the Middle East after polio resurfaced in war-torn Syria, the United Nations said on November 8. Unveiling the region's largest-ever polio campaign, the UN Children's Fund (Unicef) and World Health Organisation (WHO) said vaccinations would be carried out over six months in Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, the West Bank and Gaza Strip, Syria and Turkey. AFP PHOTO / IBRAHIM CHALHOUB (Photo credit should read IBRAHIM CHALHOUB/AFP/Getty Images)
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November 09, 2013
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A Syrian refugee child receives a vaccination against Polio at the... News Photo 187450328Child,City,District,Epidemic,Healthcare And Medicine,Horizontal,Lebanese,Lebanon - Country,North,Pharmacy,Polio,Port,Receiving,Refugee,Syrian,Tripoli,VaccinationPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA Syrian refugee child receives a vaccination against Polio at the Bashaer dispensary in the Abu Samra district of the northern Lebanese port city of Tripoli, on November 9, 2013. Emergency plans are under way to vaccinate more than 20 million children in the Middle East after polio resurfaced in war-torn Syria, the United Nations said on November 8. Unveiling the region's largest-ever polio campaign, the UN Children's Fund (Unicef) and World Health Organisation (WHO) said vaccinations would be carried out over six months in Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, the West Bank and Gaza Strip, Syria and Turkey. AFP PHOTO / IBRAHIM CHALHOUB (Photo credit should read IBRAHIM CHALHOUB/AFP/Getty Images)