This is an important video report from the UK’s Channel 4 about the daily, deadly dash that families must endure to simply purchase groceries in the divided Syrian city in Aleppo. What’s worse, even if someone does make it across no mans land and back again, there’s a decent chance that an Al Qaeda linked rebel will commandeer their food.

This is a rare glimpse into the depravations of daily life in Aleppo.

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