Anti-vaccine sentiments are growing in the country.
It’s still unclear what causes the illness or how to treat it, even though the CDC has been vigilantly tracking the outbreak since 2014.
News of the ploy made the Taliban even more anti-vax than it already was.
Without the March of Dimes, he might have been among the people with disabilities arrested for protesting the Senate health bill.
The Taliban, Boko Haram and antivaxxers have this one thing in common.
Terrorism and war can ruin our chances at eradicating disease.
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Vaccination workers in Pakistan have long been a target of militant groups who accuse them of acting as a front for Western spy agencies.
Save the Children has previously been accused by Pakistan of facilitating a CIA vaccination program that tracked down Osama bin Laden. Now it's being accused of anti-Pakistan activities.