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        8/22/2013, Elul 16, 5773

      Another 60,000 Children Vaccinated Against Polio


      Another 60,000 children were vaccinated against polio on Wednesday, as the Health Ministry continues its nationwide vaccination campaign.

      So far, a total of 242,000 children in Israel have received the polio vaccine as part of this campaign. On Wednesday, Israel’s chief rabbis, Rabbi David Lau and Rabbi Yitzchak Yosef, called on parents to vaccinate their children.