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Video - East Africa Crisis: Saving Mahmoud

1Mahmoud been checked by the Islamic Relief nurse2
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"If Mahmoud was not brought to the hospital, we would have lost him"

Islamic Relief Aid workers come across 8-month-old Mahmoud Ibrahim who is severely malnourished. The situation is critical and they make a frantic dash to the hospital to try and save Mahmoud's life.

The drought in the Horn of Africa is affecting nearly over 10 million people from across Somalia, Kenya and Ethiopia. A deadly combination of successive failed rains and rising food prices has resulted in the worst drought the region has seen for 60 years.