Monday, August 6, 2012

Aerial Bombardment Of Aleppo

Fighter jets scream in an almost vertical dive unleashing bombs and machine gun rounds into the heart of Aleppo.

The noise and the percussion waves from the explosions are sickening. Day and night.

Helicopters strafe Fee Syrian Army (FSA) fighter positions while selecting targets for the Russian-made MIG jets' continuous sorties.

In the target zones, where they are strongest, the FSA scamper to hide their spoils.

A tank is moved under the dubious protection of a tree line while trucks with heavy machine guns bolted to the back, career around the streets in a deadly game of cat and mouse; trying to claim the prize of a jet while still staying alive. Read More