Middle East

  • Free Syrian Army fighters with their weapons in Jobar, Damascus, August 8, 2013.
  • Syria's President Bashar al-Assad speaks with people after attending Eid al-Fitr prayers at Anas bin Malek mosque in Damascus, August 8, 2013. (SANA)
  • Sheikh Abu Rateb (2nd-R), the head of the Right Brigade, poses with other protesters during a demonstration against the Syrian regime after the Eid al-Fitr prayer in Homs, August 8, 2013.
  • A defaced picture of Bassel al-Assad, brother of Syria's President Bashar, is seen at the gate of the Minnig military airport after it was seized by rebels, August 8, 2013.
  • This image taken from video obtained from the Shaam News Network shows a Syrian man carrying an injured child away from a missile strike in Raqqa, Syria, August 7, 2013.
  • People gather around a crater at the scene of an explosion in the northern Syrian city of Raqqa, early on August 7, 2013.
  • Composite satellite photo made available by Amnesty International on August 7, 2013: The Great Mosque in Aleppo, Syria (a UNESCO world heritage site), on March 1, 2013, left, compared to May 26, 2013, right.
  • A Free Syrian Army fighter rests inside a house in Aleppo's Karm al-Jabal district August 6, 2013.
  • Men sleep inside a house damaged after what activists said was an air raid by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Azaz, near Aleppo, August 6, 2013.
  • A Free Syrian Army fighter flashes a victory sign as he poses for a picture atop of a damaged tank that belongs to forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, outside the Minnig Military Airport, August 6, 2013.
  • Damaged cars are seen piled up to be used as cover from snipers in Ashrafieh, Aleppo, August 5, 2013.
  • Syria's Defence Minister General Fahad Jassim al-Freij tours al Khaldia neighborhood in Homs city, August 5, 2013. (SANA)
  • A Free Syrian Army fighter aims his weapon as he takes up a position behind sandbags in the al-Khalidiya neighborhood of Aleppo, August 4, 2013.

The Latest Images from Syria

Published August 08, 2013


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