Syria 2013
Apr 13, 2013Public
Photo: An elderly man stands by the ruins of his home after it was hit by a scud missile in Atareb, a small village located in the governate of Aleppo, Syria. The village has been under rebel control for nearly a year. Atareb, SYRIA - 30/3/2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: A young boy looks at a destroyed Syrian government tank in Atareb, a small village located in the governate of Aleppo, Syria. The village was surrounded by government forces until rebel fighters drove them out in the summer of 2012. Atareb, SYRIA - 31/3/2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: A young boy sits inside a destroyed Syrian government tank in Atareb, a small village located in the governate of Aleppo, Syria. The village was surrounded by government forces until rebel fighters drove them out in the summer of 2012. Atareb, SYRIA - 31/3/2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: A young boy stands by the remains of a recent scud missile attack in the neighbourhood of Tariq al-Bab in Aleppo, Syria. Many homes in the area have been completely destroyed by government shelling. Aleppo, SYRIA - 11/4/ 2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: A Free Syrian Army rebel fighter stands atop the rubble of a building destroyed by government shelling in the Suleiman al-Halabi neighbourhood of Aleppo, Syria. Government forces have routinely targeted civilian infrastructure over the course of the Syrian war. 11/4/ 2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: A residential building hit by government shelling in the neighbourhood of Bustan al-Basha in Aleppo, Syria. 11/4/ 2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: Badly destroyed buildings in a vacated residential area of Aleppo, Syria. 11/4/ 2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: A building badly damaged by government shelling in the neighbourhood of Jabal Badro in Aleppo, Syria. 11/4/ 2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: A residential area left in ruins and abandoned after intense fighting between Syrian rebel fighters and government forces. Aleppo, SYRIA - 11/4/ 2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: A truck is strategically positioned to shield Free Syrian Army fighters and any passers-by from sniper fire near the frontlines of battle in the neighbourhood of Bustan al-Basha in Aleppo, Syria. Many streets and alleyways in the city remain under constant threat of sniper fire by government forces. Aleppo, SYRIA - 11/4/ 2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: A group of men sit outside near a mosque damaged by government shelling. Since the outbreak of the Syrian war, mosques have been commonly targeted as a site where groups gather for anti-government demonstrations. Aleppo, SYRIA - 11/4/ 2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: A badly damaged minaret of a mosque hit by government shelling. Since the outbreak of the Syrian war, mosques have been commonly targeted as a site where large groups gather for anti-government demonstrations. Aleppo, SYRIA - 11/4/ 2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: Free Syrian Army rebel fighters heading to the frontlines of a battle near al-Kindi hospital in Aleppo, Syria. Al-Kindi hospital has been a key strategic battleground in recent months between Syrian rebel fighters and government forces. Aleppo, SYRIA - 11/4/2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: A visibly damaged and vandalized corridor of the al-Madina Souq located in the al-Jalloum district of the Old City in Aleppo, Syria. Many parts of the al-Madina Souq have been destroyed by intense fighting between Syrian rebel fighters and government forces. Aleppo, SYRIA - 11/4/2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: Free Syrian Army fighters walk the corridors of the al-Madina Souq located in the al-Jalloum district of the Old City in Aleppo, Syria. Many parts of the al-Madina Souq have been destroyed by intense fighting between Syrian rebel fighters and government forces. Aleppo, SYRIA - 11/4/2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: Free Syrian Army rebel fighters from the Liwa al-Tawhid brigade defend their post inside the Umayyad mosque located in the al-Jalloum district of the Old City in Aleppo, Syria. The Umayyad mosque, a World Heritage site, has been badly damaged during clashes between Syrian rebel fighters and government forces. Aleppo, SYRIA - 11/4/2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: Free Syrian Army rebel fighters from the Liwa al-Tawhid brigade rest inside the Umayyad mosque located in the al-Jalloum district of the Old City of Aleppo, Syria. The Umayyad mosque and surrounding area have witnessed fierce clashes in recent weeks between rebel fighters and government forces. Aleppo, SYRIA - 11/4/2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: A view of the famous minaret of the Umayyad mosque located in the al-Jalloum district of the Old City of Aleppo, Syria. The 11th century minaret, one of the world's oldest, was totally destroyed by government shelling during a battle with Syrian rebel fighters on April 24, 2013. Aleppo, SYRIA - 11/4/2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: A view inside the Umayyad mosque located in the al-Jalloum district of the Old City of Aleppo, Syria. The Umayyad mosque, a World Heritage site, has been badly damaged during clashes between Syrian rebel fighters and government forces. Aleppo, SYRIA - 11/4/2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: A look at the famous minaret of the Umayyad mosque located in the al-Jalloum district of the Old City of Aleppo, Syria. The 11th century minaret, one of the world's oldest, was totally destroyed by government shelling during a battle with Syrian rebel fighters on April 24, 2013. Aleppo, SYRIA - 11/4/2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: A hole punched into the wall of a building in Aleppo, Syria. These 'mouseholes' allow Free Syrian Army rebel fighters to navigate the frontlines of battle undetected by government forces. Aleppo, SYRIA - 11/4/2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: A Free Syrian Army rebel fighter passes through a hole punched into the wall of a building in Aleppo, Syria. These 'mouseholes' allow Syrian rebel fighters to navigate the frontlines of battle undetected by government forces. Aleppo, SYRIA - 11/4/2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: A Free Syrian Army rebel fighter slides through a hole punched into the wall of a building in Aleppo, Syria. These 'mouseholes' allow Syrian rebel fighters to navigate the frontlines of battle undetected by government forces. Aleppo, SYRIA - 11/4/2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press
Photo: A Free Syrian Army rebel fighter holds up a portrait of one of his friends killed in battle. Aleppo, SYRIA - 11/4/2013. Credit: Ali Mustafa/SIPA Press