• Published on 16 Dec 2016 Sections Syria, World

    Channel 4 News filmmaker Wa’ad al Kateab, her doctor husband and 11-month-old baby girl are among up to 50,000 people still trapped inside the ever-shrinking enclave of rebel-held eastern Aleppo.

  • Published on 15 Dec 2016 Sections Syria, World

    They are exhausted, they are disillusioned, they are in very bad shape – but they have finally escaped rebel-held Aleppo, the Red Cross says – after a convoy of buses and ambulances carried some thousand civilians out of the besieged enclave. More vehicles are on the way – the priority, taking the wounded, the sick,…

  • Published on 13 Dec 2016 Sections Russia, Syria, Uncategorised

    Sources say some 110 medical staff remained in eastern Aleppo’s last remaining hospital as of midnight last night.

  • Published on 10 Dec 2016 Sections Syria, World

    Russia is claiming that just 7 per cent of East Aleppo remains in rebel-held hands, as Syrian government troops continue their advance deeper into the city. Diana Magnay reports.

  • Published on 30 Nov 2016 Sections Syria, World

    Rescue workers claim that at least another 45 people have been killed today as the bombardment of east Aleppo by regime forces intensified. With the United Nations Security Council meeting to discuss their plight, around 50,000 people are now reported to have fled their homes in the east of the city in the last 72…

  • Published on 30 Nov 2016 Sections Syria, World

    Interview with Fares Shehabi, the pro-regime MP for Aleppo.

  • Published on 20 Nov 2016 Sections Syria, World

    In Aleppo the airstrikes continue – a whole family is killed in the east of the city by a barrel bomb while at least eight children die in government held west Aleppo after a school was hit by rebel shelling.

  • Published on 8 Sep 2016 Sections Syria, World

    Welcome to Aleppo, Syria. The relentless bombardment. The curse of barrel bombs. The growing list of casualties. Behind every statistic, there is almost unimaginable human suffering.