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Health Ministry launches the National Vaccination Days campaign targeting 2.7 million children under the age of five

Damascus (ST): The Ministry of Health launched today the National Vaccination Days campaign to follow up on dropout children, which will continue until the 13th of this month, targeting children from one day to five years old in various governorates, while taking all precautionary measures to address the Coronavirus.

The campaign, which includes all the 11 vaccines included in the national vaccination program, targets 2.7 million children under the age of five in various governorates to assess their vaccination status. According to the records, more than 77,000 children who have dropped out of the vaccination, need to be vaccinated in various governorates.

The campaign is implemented through 1,655 health centers, fixed medical points, and 568 mobile teams, with the participation of 9,468 health workers, and aims to ensure that the child completes his routine vaccinations included in the national vaccination.

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