In Syria's Aleppo, school is a basement under fire

A Syrian school boy walks up the stairs on the first day of class in a rebel-held area of the northern city of Aleppo, on September 6, 2014Back to school for children in the rebel-held part of Syria’s northern city of Aleppo can mean having to cower in classes underground, sheltering from relentless regime air raids. At one school, children run from the sunlight into dimly lit corridors at the bottom of stairs leading to the basement.

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