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Moving Images Of The Baby Miraculously Pulled From The Rubble Of A Bombing, Now Safe At Home

A week after being pulled from the rubble of a Syrian airstrike, 27 day-old Rateb Malis is home.

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On January 7th, an infant baby boy was rescued from the rubble of collapsed buildings after an airstrike on the Duma neighborhood of Damascus.

Bassam Khabieh / Reuters

Activists claim forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad were responsible for the attack.

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