Syrians recount 'hell' of Aleppo life under air strikes

Syrian rescuers remove a victim from under the rubble following a reported air strike on the rebel-held neighbourhood of al-Kalasa in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, on February 4, 2016Syrian farmer Mahmud Turki was sitting on his couch at sunset watching the news with his family after eating supper. Then an air strike hit his home and turned his life upside down. “The moment of the air strike… nobody can describe it,” Turki — stitches still in his head and his body covered in bruises — said from his hospital bed in neighbouring Turkey, where he was among just a few allowed across for treatment.

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