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Eradicating Polio During War

Polio was a global scourge as recently as three decades ago. Since then, it has been on the decline worldwide. Polio has now been eradicated in the wild from all but two countries. We wonder: Which countries still have not halted transmission of polio from the wild?

A. Afghanistan
B. Pakistan
C. Iraq
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Sizing Up Ukraine

After breaking away from the Soviet Union and gaining independence in 1991, Ukraine had big hopes of charting a prosperous and democratic future. Now, nearly a decade after the Orange Revolution, Ukraine is undergoing another wrenching setback. We wonder: Which of the following statements about Ukraine is correct?

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