A dose of a Covid-19 vaccine is prepared during a vaccination drive in Karachi, Pakistan, in November 2021. Over the weekend two policemen have been shot dead while protecting polio vaccinators. Photo: EPA-EFE
A dose of a Covid-19 vaccine is prepared during a vaccination drive in Karachi, Pakistan, in November 2021. Over the weekend two policemen have been shot dead while protecting polio vaccinators. Photo: EPA-EFE
Pakistan

Pakistan gunmen kill policeman guarding polio vaccinators, second such killing in 2 days

  • No one has claimed responsibility but the Pakistani Taliban has claimed the first attack, which happened on Saturday
  • Police guards protecting vaccination teams in Pakistan have come under attack in the past, mostly from home-grown militants

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A dose of a Covid-19 vaccine is prepared during a vaccination drive in Karachi, Pakistan, in November 2021. Over the weekend two policemen have been shot dead while protecting polio vaccinators. Photo: EPA-EFE
A dose of a Covid-19 vaccine is prepared during a vaccination drive in Karachi, Pakistan, in November 2021. Over the weekend two policemen have been shot dead while protecting polio vaccinators. Photo: EPA-EFE
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