More than 125 polio-endemic countries
World Health Assembly resolution to eradicate polio
Last case of wild polio in the WHO Region of the Americas
The WHO Region of the Americas certified as polio-free
Last case of wild polio in the WHO Western Pacific Region
Last case of wild polio in the WHO European Region
The WHO Western Pacific Region certified as polio-free
The WHO European Region certified as polio-free
Six remaining polio-endemic countries – Afghanistan, Egypt, India, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan.
Four endemic countries remain.
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