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  1. FILE PHOTO: A boy receives polio vaccine drops during an anti-polio campaign in Peshawar

    Children in South Asia at risk as coronavirus disrupts immunisation drive: UNICEF

    Disruptions to immunisation programmes across South Asia due to the coronavirus pandemic are upending attempts to vaccinate millions of children ...
  2. A little girl wearing a protective mask stands on a street in Shanghai

    UNICEF sends six tonnes of masks and other gear to help fight China virus

    A six-tonne shipment of respiratory masks and protective suits for health care workers landed in China on Wednesday for distribution in Wuhan, the ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Berkeley Medical Center Laboratory Manager Harvey displays the Klebsiella pneumonia org

    Pneumonia kills a child every 39 seconds, health agencies say

    Pneumonia killed more than 800,000 babies and young children last year - or one child every 39 seconds - despite being curable and mostly ...