Yemeni Minister of Health thanks Kingdom for polio immunization assistance

January 8, 2012

Yemeni Minister of Public Health and Population Dr. Ahmad Qasim Al-Anisi has hailed the support provided by Saudi Arabia in the implementation of the second round of a polio immunization campaign targeting 4,448,871 million children. In a press statement released today, Dr. Al-Anisi stressed that although Yemen has been polio-free since 2006, it is still in danger of a recurrence.