3 killed in at­tacks on po­lio teams

China Daily (Hong Kong) - - WORLD -

At­tacks on po­lio teams in north­west Pak­istan on Fri­day killed a po­lio worker and two po­lice of­fi­cers as­signed to pro­tect one of the teams, a gov­ern­ment of­fi­cial said. In both at­tacks, gun­men fled the scenes. No group claimed re­spon­si­bil­ity for the at­tacks, but Pak­istani mil­i­tants have killed more than a dozen po­lio work­ers and po­lice pro­tect­ing them over the past year.

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