Updates from a Family in Aleppo

Thursday, August 09, 2012

Syrian rebels stand on pictures of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad as they take position in the northern city of Aleppo on August 3, 2012. (Getty)

Syrian rebels are trying to fend off a ground offensive by government troops in Syria's largest city of Aleppo. There are reports the opposition have withdrawn from some densely populated neighborhoods but are holding their ground in others.

Safa Sankari is a Syrian now living in Michigan, and has recently spoken to her family inside Aleppo.

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Safa Sankari

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