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21 nations join to declare radication of polio an emergency priority
Geneva (AP) - The World Health Organization says 21 nations in the Middle East are calling Pakistan part of the problem as they join to declare the eradication of polio as an emergency priority. The U.N.'s health agency says a joint resolution calls on Pakistan to urgenly vaccinate its children. An outbreak in Syria is blamed on a polio strain originating in Pakistan.