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Aleppo’s reality - Daily life under barrel bombs

A Compilation of Testimonies Illustrating the Hardships of Daily Life in Eastern Aleppo under Barrel Bombings, through the Eyes of Local Residents


About this resource

Resource type:Research, reports and studies
Keywords:Conflict, violence & peace, Health, Protection, human rights & security, Working in conflict setting
Agency:MSF - Médecins sans Frontières
Date published:March 2015

This report aims to give a snapshot of daily life in eastern Aleppo after months of intense barrel bombings, through testimonies of residents and health workers in Aleppo. Barrel bombs have caused thousands of fatal casualties and wounded and have had a devastating damage to infrastructure and homes. Dropped in densely populated areas, they create a climate of fear due to their unpredictable and indiscriminate nature.

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