Reference : V-P-SO-E-00328
Date : 08/11/2007
Country/Region : SOMALIA
Caption : Mogadishu, Keysaney hospital. During a delivery: the mother's condition was critical when she arrived but the surgeons struggle to save her life.
Photographer : YAZDI, Pedram
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : Keysaney Hospital is run by the Somali Red Crescent and all staff and equipment are financed by the ICRC.

Hari Raya went into labour 24 hours ago, but the maternity hospital in Mogadishu was shelled and closed. Her relatives had to transport her to Keysaney hospital.

"The baby is alive, a male one, and the mother condition is very good now" says Abdulahie Hussein Abdi, the general surgeon of Keysaney hospital.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 3427x5120
Orientation : portrait
Colour/B&W : colour