Both parts of Aleppo are in a state of war. Conditions in the rebel-controlled east are particularly bad, as they have been for years. But 275,000 people remain there. Meet three people who refuse to leave their hometown, no matter what.
Also attaching the accompanying photo slideshow by my colleague and the article’s coauthor Zouhir Al-Shimale. As you can see, life goes on in this city despite the war.