News in Review Civilians Under Siege: The Battle for Aleppo

News in Review Civilians Under Siege: The Battle for Aleppo

For nearly six years the residents of Syria have dealt with war. But it was the battle for the city of Aleppo that finally drew international outrage: thousands of civilians trapped in the city, bombarded, starving, and with little or no medical facilities. For weeks the opposing sides lay siege and citizens paid the price as the world, for the most part, turned a blind eye.

  • 2017
  • 00:20:21
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/20/2017
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Metadata

Edition
February 2017
Subjects
Syria -- History -- Civil war, 2011- [LCSH] Aleppo (Syria) -- History -- 21st century [LCSH] Syria -- Social conditions -- 21st century [LCSH] Syria -- Politics and government -- 2000- [LCSH] Social sciences [LCSH] World history [LCSH] Political science [LCSH]
Team
Michael Serapio (Host), Margaret Evans (Journalist), Derek Stoffel (Journalist), Paul Hunter (Journalist), Nil Kôksal (Journalist), Carolyn Dunn (Journalist)
Closed captioning
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Teacher Guide(s)

  • NIR-17-02 - Civilians Under Siege: The Battle for Aleppo

    NIR-17-02 - Civilians Under Siege: The Battle for Aleppo

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