Diplomatic France condemns attack on polio teams

Islamabad: France has strongly condemns the multiple attacks which took place the other day targeting workers of the anti-poliomyelitis vaccination campaign in Pakistan.

France invites the Pakistani government to continue tracking the perpetrators of those terrorist attacks and to strengthen the security measures surrounding this campaign, said a statement of the French Embassy issued here Wednesday.

France reiterates its support to all staff and humanitarian organisations on the ground which, with the support of local governments, of the World Health Organisation and of United Nations Children’s Fund, commit daily to this vaccination campaign required for the protection of Pakistani children.”

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