Somalia famine baby back from brink of death

Associated Press
FILE - In this Tuesday, July 26, 2011 file photo, the tiny arm of then seven-month-old Minhaj Gedi Farah, who weighed 3.4kg, is held by his mother in a field hospital of the International Rescue Committee (IRC) in the town of Dadaab, Kenya. In July, Minhaj was one of dozens of limp babies under mosquito net shrouds in the sweltering wards of the IRC hospital in Dadaab, the world's largest refugee camp, but after months of intensive feeding the Somali boy has the chubby cheeks and cheeky smile of most babies his age. (AP Photo/Schalk van Zuydam, File)

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Minhaj Gedi Farah was one of dozens of limp babies under mosquito net shrouds in the sweltering wards of the IRC hospital in Dadaab, the world's largest refugee camp. After months of intensive feeding the Somali boy is the weight of most babies his age.

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