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Syrian baby born on day of earthquake brought mother “back to life”

Fatmah Ahmad holds her new born baby Najm al-Din Mahmoud, who was born on the same day of the earthquake, in Aleppo, Syria February 10, 2023. REUTERS/Firas Makdesi

Aleppo, SyriaReuters When the earthquake struck, Fatmah Ahmad’s family fled their building in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo only for her to go into labour – giving birth to her third child in hospital a few hours later. The journey to hospital had been difficult, with “many deaths and damage around us”, she said, […]