Outbreak threatens Asiad
Gemma Holliani Cahya
The Jakarta Post
The government is set to hold a massive vaccination campaign in regions hit by a diphtheria outbreak — particularly in densely populated areas such as Jakarta, Banten and West Java — amid concerns of rising anti-vaccine sentiment in the country.
Health officials said they were racing against time to contain the spread of the disease in 12 regencies in three provinces in the northwester...