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Pakistan’s Polio Vaccination Drive in Doubt Amid Continuing Violence

Within the past two years, suspected religious fanatics have gunned down more than 65 polio vaccinators and policemen escorting the immunization teams in Pakistan.  The latest incident took place in the southwestern Baluchistan province on Wednesday, when gunmen attacked a team of polio vaccinators and then escaped. The violence left four people dead, including three female health workers, while several others are undergoing treatment in a hospital in the provincial capital,...

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