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Why Do Mothers Die in Somaliland?

  • Aired: 10/01/2012
  • 08:53
  • Rating: TV-PG
Hinda Hassan's death was needless and Diane Lane and Nicholas Kristof talk to Nimo, the midwife who helped her to find out what happened. In a country with no family planning and no trained doctors performing C-Sections, Hinda's death was something that would should happen in the 21st century.
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