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Four health workers slain in attack on Pakistan vaccination team
Four health workers slain in attack on Pakistan vaccination team

Gunmen shot and killed four health workers carrying out a polio vaccination drive Wednesday in the capital of Pakistan’s restive Baluchistan province, police officials said. The deadly shooting was the latest to target polio workers -- whom Islamist militants accuse of conducting espionage in the guise of vaccination campaigns -- in Pakistan, one of three countries where the disease has not been eradicated. Police said that two armed men on a motorcycle opened fire on the workers as they waited for a security escort in the southwestern city of Quetta. Three women and one man were killed while three others were wounded, authorities said. One worker who survived the attack told...

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