Amid cyclone’s devastation, a child is born

Reuters news – Thursday May 8, 2008

Reuters - Myanmar destruction

BOGALAY, Myanmar, May 8 (Reuters) – Than Win lost seven of her 10 children to Cyclone Nargis. On Wednesday, the 41-year-old gave birth to her eleventh child amid the death and destruction in Myanmar’s Irrawaddy delta.

“After what happened, this is a beautiful present,” she said, lying on a wooden table in one of the few houses left standing by the wall of water swept up by Saturday’s storm. . .

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