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In Sudan, Aid Groups Struggle With Massive Measles Outbreak

Aid agencies are struggling to contain a massive measles outbreak in Sudan.  The Ministry of Health is leading a United Nations and international effort to vaccinate 8 million children under age five against the sometimes fatal disease, which so far has claimed 27 child lives.   Aid agencies have just completed the first phase of an immunization campaign in which 2 million Sudanese children were vaccinated against measles.  They now plan to fan out throughout the...

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