Some 5,000 children were vaccinated on the second day of the Health Ministry's polio vaccination campaign in southern Israel. On Monday, about 4,000 were vaccinated.
The major project will last for a month and a half and will include 66 communities from Kiryat Gat to Mitzpeh Ramon. On Monday it was reported that the health ministry ordered a million vaccination kits against the disease. (Yaron Kelner)