Taliban targets polio clinics in Pakistan

December 19, 2012 - 04:30 PM
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Shaffer interview December 18, 2012

On Tuesday, Taliban insurgents targeted a pair of U.N. backed polio vaccination clinics in Pakistan. They shot and killed five women working there.

Officials called the attacks a major setback for a campaign seeking to contain the crippling disease.

Lt. Col. Anthony Shaffer (U.S. Army, retired) discussed that and other topics with Capital Insider.

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