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Sudan halts military operations in Darfur for anti-polio campaign

Sudan said it had issued an order to halt all military operations in the stricken Darfur region during a nationwide three-day polio vaccination period. Without saying when the order was issued, the police press office said Wednesday that President’s Omar al-Beshir’s representative in Darfur told authorities in the region to render all possible support to the health workers. The UN special envoy to Sudan, Jan Pronk, had called upon the government and rebels to observe a seven-day halt in military operations including three days for vaccinations and two days before and two other days after the campaign. Full Story

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