Gaza doctors deliver baby after mother dies

Child given chance to live after mother died of her injuries following Israeli air raid in the Gaza Strip.

    Gaza doctors have saved the life of an unborn baby after her mother was fatally wounded in an Israeli air raid on Friday.

    Medics performed emergency surgery to deliver the girl, after her mother died on the operating table.

    The child remains in critical condition.

    Al Jazeera's Nicole Johnston reports from Deir al-Balah in Gaza.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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