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Vaccination campaign for Jordanian, Syrian children launched

By Petra - Nov 25,2012 - Last updated at Nov 25,2012

AMMAN — The Ministry of Health on Sunday launched a vaccination campaign against chickenpox and polio for Jordanian and Syrian children in collaboration with UNICEF.

The campaign covers both Irbid and Mafraq, including children at the Zaatari Refugee Camp, and targets children under five years old, estimated at 250,000, 50,000 of them Syrians.

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