Mother stabs two-month-old baby daughter saying 'heaven better than the hell of Syria'
Tiny baby Mais survived being stabbed in the stomach after her mother tried to kill her and attempted suicide in the war-torn country.
Now the tiny baby is facing a life alone as she recovers at the under fire Aleppo University Hospital following the deaths of her father and two brothers.
The human cost of the civil war raging since 2011 is obvious as aid workers try desperately to step in to support medics battling to save lives on a daily basis.
UNICEF’s Syrian representative Hanaa Singer says Mais's mother is one of just ten attempted suicides in the past two weeks.
And she says medics... read more
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