Gaza doctors save baby from her dead mother's womb | South China Morning Post

Gaza doctors save baby from her dead mother's womb

Tue, 29 Jul 2014

GAZA CITY : When the doctors gently pulled the tiny newborn from her mother's womb in an emergency Caesarian section, the woman had already been dead for an hour. Twenty-three-year-old Shayma al-Sheikh Qanan was eight months pregnant when an Israeli tank shell hit her home in the central Gaza Strip town of Deir al-Balah, reducing it to rubble.