Defying all odds | 5yo Iranian double amputee aims for Paralympic glory

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  • RT published this video item, entitled “Defying all odds | 5yo Iranian double amputee aims for Paralympic glory” – below is their description.

    This five-year-old boy from Iran lost both his legs, but that’s not stopping him from running again. Mohammad Mahdi Bakhshi suffered from a rare condition that affected the growth of his ankles and toes, forcing surgeons to make the devastating call to amputate both his legs. Defying all the odds Mohammad is now swimming, climbing and running — while dreaming for a shot at paralympic glory.

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