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Polio Cases Soar In Pakistan As Militants Kill Workers Who Treat It

The New York Times | Posted 11.27.2014 | World

Pakistan’s polio crisis has reached new depths this year, health officials say, intensified by a deadly mix of ruthless militant violence, large-sca...

Female Polio Worker Brutally Murdered In Pakistan

Posted 03.27.2014 | World

Salma Farooqi worked on the frontline of Pakistan's battle with polio, helping to vaccinate children in one of the world's last havens for the crippli...

Pakistan Teeters

Ben Barber | Posted 03.09.2013 | World
Ben Barber

"Stop me before I injure myself and others" appears to be the political philosophy of modern Pakistan.

Gunmen Kill 5 Female Polio Workers In Pakistan

AP | ADIL JAWAD and SEBASTIAN ABBOT | Posted 02.17.2013 | World

KARACHI, Pakistan — Gunmen shot dead five women working on U.N.-backed polio vaccination efforts in two different Pakistani cities on Tuesday, o...

Why Pakistanis Don't Trust America

Saleem H. Ali | Posted 04.22.2012 | World
Saleem H. Ali

Most Pakistani-Americans, including myself, are relieved that bin Laden is no longer able to plan acts of terrorism. However, what is missing from this narrative is the method used by the CIA to glean the information about his whereabouts.

Polio Strain Spreads To China From Pakistan, WHO Says

AP | Posted 11.20.2011 | Healthy Living

GENEVA -- The World Health Organization has warned countries that a 'dangerous' strain of polio has spread to China from Pakistan. The U.N. health ag...