Sickening haul

Fake vaccines displayed by the Criminal Investigation Agency of Indonesia's National Police at the police headquarters in Jakarta last week. Police have smashed a syndicate accused of selling fake vaccines for more than a decade to health clinics acr
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Fake vaccines displayed by the Criminal Investigation Agency of Indonesia's National Police at the police headquarters in Jakarta last week.

Police have smashed a syndicate accused of selling fake vaccines for more than a decade to health clinics across the country, and Indonesian parents were advised on Wednesday to consult their doctors and consider re-inoculating their children.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 01, 2016, with the headline 'Sickening haul'. Print Edition | Subscribe