Middle East

  • Smoke rises after what activists said was an air strike by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad on the outskirts of the Duma neighborhood of Damascus, April 24, 2014.
  • A damaged car and buildings in Al-Maliha town, in the suburbs of Damascus, April 23, 2014.
  • Smoke rises after what activists said was a barrel bomb dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Kafarzita, in northern Hama countryside, April 23, 2014.
  • People bury a person activists said was killed by a barrel bomb dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Kafarzita, in northern Hama countryside, April 23, 2014.
  • A rebel fighter carries an anti-tank weapon as he heads with his fellow fighters towards their positions in the Armenian Christian town of Kasab, Syria, April 23, 2014.

Images from Syria

Published April 24, 2014


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