Ukrainians fear measles vaccination as infection rate rises

Ukraine has most measles infections globally with its low vaccination rate and widespread scepticism over its efficacy.

    The UN children's agency, UNICEF, is leading a global campaign to fight misinformation about getting vaccinated.

    In Ukraine, where many people have not been vaccinated against measles and don't believe that a jab will protect them, the rate of measles infection has shot up.

    And the results can be deadly as Al Jazeera's Robin Forestier-Walker reports from the capital Kiev,.


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