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UN Humanitarian Chief John Ging says international community has failed Sudan in its polio campaign

UN Humanitarian chief John Ging says that efforts to provide polio vaccines to 165,000 children in Sudan have been stymied by both sides of the conflict in the country.He says the failure is a small example of a larger failed humanitarian effort, and urges the UN Security Council, which passed the initial resolution demanding access for humanitarian teams, must take action.Click Listen to...
  UN Humanitarian chief  John Ging says that efforts to provide polio vaccines to 165,000 children in Sudan have been stymied by both sides of the conflict in the country. 

  He says the failure is a small example of a larger failed humanitarian effort, and urges the UN Security Council, which passed the initial resolution demanding access for humanitarian teams, must take action. 

Click    Listen to hear UN Humanitarian chief, John Ging in conversation with Carol. 

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