Middle East

  • A Syrian Army soldier loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad takes a position behind sandbags as he points his weapon in Ard al-Hamra, Aleppo, Feb. 27, 2014. 
  • A Syrian Army soldier loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in a tank in Ard al-Hamra, Aleppo, Feb. 27, 2014. 
  • A Syrian man (right) trying to extinguishes flames of a house that was attacked by a Syrian government airstrike, Aleppo, Feb. 26, 2014.


  • A Syrian Army soldier loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad inspects a mortar used by Free Syrian Army fighters, in Ard al-Hamra, Aleppo, Feb. 27, 2014.

Images from Syria

Published February 28, 2014


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