Gunmen Mow Down Another Polio Worker in Pakistan

Islamists on bikes murder another polio worker in Pakistan.
pakistan polio worker
A Pakistani police officer, left, stands guard while health worker Shahida Akram, 41, prepares polio vaccines to be given for children in a neighborhood in Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013. Some Islamic militants oppose the vaccination campaign, accuse health workers of acting as spies for the U.S. and claim the polio vaccine is intended to make Muslim children sterile. Pakistan is one of the few remaining places where polio is still rampant. (AP /Muhammed Muheisen)

Gunmen on motorcycles shot and killed a female worker administering anti-polio drops in a Peshawar village.

You Might Like