Viewfinder: Ukraine Grapples With a Measles Outbreak

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Katya Ganiyeva tends to her daughter Alisa Ganiyeva, age six, who is about to receive a measles vaccine shot from nurse Mariana Gonchara at a health clinic on May 15th, 2019, in Kiev, Ukraine. Ukraine is struggling with its largest measles outbreak in decades, with more than 34,000 confirmed cases so far this year, according to the World Health Organization.

Katya Ganiyeva tends to her daughter Alisa Ganiyeva, age six, who is about to receive a measles vaccine shot from nurse Mariana Gonchara at a health clinic on May 15th, 2019, in Kiev, Ukraine. Ukraine is struggling with its largest measles outbreak in decades, with more than 34,000 confirmed cases so far this year, according to the World Health Organization.

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