2nd Phase of Campaign to Eradicate Polio: Even Greater Success [Archives:1998/48/Local News]

November 30 1998

The second phase of the National Campaign to Eradicate Polio was held on November 22, 23 and 24. The Prime Minister, the Minister of Health, the Health Deputy Minister, along with many Yemeni health workers made great efforts for this campaign to succeed. 
Statistics indicate that 116% (4,171,756) of the targeted children (3,588,870) were vaccinated during this phase. As expected, the campaign was met enthusiastically by people all over Yemen.