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Polio Worker Shot Dead in Pakistan

Gunmen have killed a member of a polio vaccination team in the western Pakistani city of Quetta.

The team were administering polio drops to under-fives on the city outskirts when attackers on a motorcycle opened fire.

One worker was fatally injured and died on the way to hospital. It is not clear who the gunmen were.

Source: BBC. Read full article. (link)

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  • ant1sthenes||

    Thanks, CIA!