Sleet hits amid last evacuations from Aleppo's rebel strongholds

Dec 22, 2016

Sleet hits amid last evacuations from Aleppo's rebel strongholds

The final phase of evacuations from former rebel strongholds in eastern Aleppo got underway Wednesday, with some families huddling around fires amid sleet and snow as they prepared for their departure from the war-torn city. The International Committee of the Red Cross said all ...

Aleppo girl whose tweets captured world attention evacuated

Dec 20, 2016

Aleppo girl whose tweets captured world attention evacuated

Seven-year-old Bana Alabed, whose Twitter account has offered a tragic account of the war in Syria, was evacuated from the divided Syrian city of Aleppo on Monday and was set to be brought into Turkey, Turkish officials and aid workers said. The young Syrian ...