The nationwide campaign of vaccinations targeting children across the country has commenced on Saturday.

"Today, children all over Libya are receiving life-saving vaccines against measles, rubella and polio, in addition to vitamin A as part of a national vaccination campaign." UNICEF tweeted out.

UNICEF pointed out that the campaign includes children between 0-15 years old and will continue until December 15, explaining that the campaign targets about 2,750,000 children across Libya.