A woman in the Syrian capital of Damascus has given birth to quintuplets, marking the second such birth in Syria during a three-day period, a doctor says.
The babies arrived by Caesarean section after 34 weeks of pregnancy.
While quintuplet births used to only occur once for every 50 million people, the country saw a similar birth Tuesday when a woman from al-Raqa city gave birth to two boys and three girls.
If I had of covered this story last year, 2 sets of quints in one week would be unusual, but this year – for some reason – it doesn’t seem to unique…
It’s like celebrities who are having twins…