Pakistan

Three Day Total In Anti-Polio Attacks Hits Nine

Medical workers distributing the polio vaccine are being shot at as some Islamist groups claim the groups are spies for the U.S.

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Pakistani officials say another victim from attacks on U.N. backed anti-polio teams has died, bringing the three-day toll to nine.

Health official Janbaz Afridi says 20-year-old Hilal Khan died on Thursday, a day after he was shot in the head in the northwestern city of Peshawar.