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Polio Chased From Southeast Asiai
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Steve Baragona
March 28, 2014 5:35 PM
A swath of territory from India to Indonesia has been declared free of polio, the crippling and sometimes fatal disease. The World Health Organization says 80 percent of the world’s population now lives in areas it has certified as polio-free. VOA’s Steve Baragona reports.

Polio Chased From Southeast Asia

Published March 28, 2014

A swath of territory from India to Indonesia has been declared free of polio, the crippling and sometimes fatal disease. The World Health Organization says 80 percent of the world’s population now lives in areas it has certified as polio-free. VOA’s Steve Baragona reports.


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