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Mom Births Twins on Same Day in Two Different Countries


Mom Births Twins on Same Day in Two Different Countries

Yes, you read that headline correctly: a British mom, Donna Keenan, gave birth in two different countries earlier this week, which means her boy-girl twins, Dylan and Hannah, have different nationalities!

Donna Keenan, 28, gave birth to the first of her twins, Dylan Joseph, in her living room in Wooler, England, after going into labor while watching the Euro soccer finals with her boyfriend. The paramedics who were called to the scene and assisted with Dylan's birth felt that there was enough time to get the laboring mom to a hospital before she needed to start pushing out the next baby. They drove Keenan 40 miles to the aptly-named Borders General Hospital in Melrose, Scotland, and there, less than two hours after she gave birth to Dylan in England, Keenan gave birth to his sister, Hannah, in Scotland.

Read the whole story (BBC News)

Image Source: Donna Keenan via BBC News

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