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Airstrikes in Aleppo

<p>An injured girl, covered with blood, sits at a clinic after being injured by what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Sakhour district, April 2, 2014. 

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An injured girl, covered with blood, sits at a clinic after being injured by what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Sakhour district, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan more

An injured girl, covered with blood, sits at a clinic after being injured by what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Sakhour district, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

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<p>Men drive a car near a site hit by what activists said was an air strike by government forces in Aleppo's al-Ansari al-Sharqi neighborhood, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Ammar Abdullah</p>

Men drive a car near a site hit by what activists said was an air strike by government forces in Aleppo's al-Ansari al-Sharqi neighborhood, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Ammar Abdullah

Men drive a car near a site hit by what activists said was an air strike by government forces in Aleppo's al-Ansari al-Sharqi neighborhood, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Ammar Abdullah

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<p>Rebel fighters sit on a pick-up truck mounted with an anti-aircraft weapon near the 80th Brigade base in Aleppo, April 1, 2014. REUTERS/Hamid Khatib</p>

Rebel fighters sit on a pick-up truck mounted with an anti-aircraft weapon near the 80th Brigade base in Aleppo, April 1, 2014. REUTERS/Hamid Khatib

Rebel fighters sit on a pick-up truck mounted with an anti-aircraft weapon near the 80th Brigade base in Aleppo, April 1, 2014. REUTERS/Hamid Khatib

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<p>A girl reacts in front of a damaged bus at a site hit by what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Sakhour district, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan</p>

A girl reacts in front of a damaged bus at a site hit by what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Sakhour district, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

A girl reacts in front of a damaged bus at a site hit by what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Sakhour district, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

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<p>Smoke rises after what activists said was an airstrike by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Blleramoon district at the northern entrance to the city of Aleppo, March 23, 2014. REUTERS/Rami Zayat</p>

Smoke rises after what activists said was an airstrike by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Blleramoon district at the northern entrance to the city of Aleppo, March 23, 2014. REUTERS/Rami Zayat

Smoke rises after what activists said was an airstrike by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Blleramoon district at the northern entrance to the city of Aleppo, March 23, 2014. REUTERS/Rami Zayat

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<p>Men try to extricate a casualty from inside a damaged car after what activists said was an airstrike by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Al-Atareb, Aleppo countryside, March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Abdalghne Karoof</p>

Men try to extricate a casualty from inside a damaged car after what activists said was an airstrike by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Al-Atareb, Aleppo countryside, March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Abdalghne Karoof

Men try to extricate a casualty from inside a damaged car after what activists said was an airstrike by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Al-Atareb, Aleppo countryside, March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Abdalghne Karoof

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<p>A man covered in dust walks at a site hit by what activists said was an air strike by government forces in Aleppo's al-Ansari al-Sharqi neighborhood, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Ammar Abdullah</p>

A man covered in dust walks at a site hit by what activists said was an air strike by government forces in Aleppo's al-Ansari al-Sharqi neighborhood, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Ammar Abdullah

A man covered in dust walks at a site hit by what activists said was an air strike by government forces in Aleppo's al-Ansari al-Sharqi neighborhood, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Ammar Abdullah

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<p>Ghalya Hindawi reacts as she receives treatment for her wounds at a school used for displaced people in the old city of Aleppo, March 23, 2014. Hindawi is suffering from severe burns to more than 50 percent of her body, caused by what activists said was a barrel bomb dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Firdos neighborhood. Hindawi lost her daughter during the attack. REUTERS/Mahmoud Hebbo</p>

Ghalya Hindawi reacts as she receives treatment for her wounds at a school used for displaced people in the old city of Aleppo, March 23, 2014. Hindawi is suffering from severe burns to more than 50 percent of her body, caused by what activists said...more

Ghalya Hindawi reacts as she receives treatment for her wounds at a school used for displaced people in the old city of Aleppo, March 23, 2014. Hindawi is suffering from severe burns to more than 50 percent of her body, caused by what activists said was a barrel bomb dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Firdos neighborhood. Hindawi lost her daughter during the attack. REUTERS/Mahmoud Hebbo

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<p>Rescuers and residents carry an injured civilian at a site hit by what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Sakhour district, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan</p>

Rescuers and residents carry an injured civilian at a site hit by what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Sakhour district, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

Rescuers and residents carry an injured civilian at a site hit by what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Sakhour district, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

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<p>A boy walks on rubble of damaged buildings at a site hit by what activists said was an airstrike by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's district of al-Sukari, March 23, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan</p>

A boy walks on rubble of damaged buildings at a site hit by what activists said was an airstrike by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's district of al-Sukari, March 23, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

A boy walks on rubble of damaged buildings at a site hit by what activists said was an airstrike by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's district of al-Sukari, March 23, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

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<p>Free Syrian Army fighters clean a blanket at a site hit by what activists said was an air raid by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, in Aleppo's Karm al-Jabal district, April 1, 2014. REUTERS/Mahmoud Hebbo</p>

Free Syrian Army fighters clean a blanket at a site hit by what activists said was an air raid by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, in Aleppo's Karm al-Jabal district, April 1, 2014. REUTERS/Mahmoud Hebbo

Free Syrian Army fighters clean a blanket at a site hit by what activists said was an air raid by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, in Aleppo's Karm al-Jabal district, April 1, 2014. REUTERS/Mahmoud Hebbo

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<p>A photographer, rescuers and civilians rush to a site hit by what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Sakhour district, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan</p>

A photographer, rescuers and civilians rush to a site hit by what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Sakhour district, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

A photographer, rescuers and civilians rush to a site hit by what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Sakhour district, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

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<p>Men search for survivors under the rubble of collapsed buildings at a site hit by what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Karam homad district in Aleppo, March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan</p>

Men search for survivors under the rubble of collapsed buildings at a site hit by what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Karam homad district in Aleppo, March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam...more

Men search for survivors under the rubble of collapsed buildings at a site hit by what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Karam homad district in Aleppo, March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

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<p>Rescuers help an injured civilian at a site hit by what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Sakhour district, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan</p>

Rescuers help an injured civilian at a site hit by what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Sakhour district, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

Rescuers help an injured civilian at a site hit by what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Sakhour district, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

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<p>A man reacts while inspecting with others a site hit by what activists said was an air strike by government forces in Aleppo's al-Ansari al-Sharqi neighborhood, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Ammar Abdullah</p>

A man reacts while inspecting with others a site hit by what activists said was an air strike by government forces in Aleppo's al-Ansari al-Sharqi neighborhood, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Ammar Abdullah

A man reacts while inspecting with others a site hit by what activists said was an air strike by government forces in Aleppo's al-Ansari al-Sharqi neighborhood, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Ammar Abdullah

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<p>People stand at a site hit by what activists said was an air raid by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, in the Karam Al-Beik area of Aleppo, April 1, 2014. REUTERS/Mahmoud Hebbo</p>

People stand at a site hit by what activists said was an air raid by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, in the Karam Al-Beik area of Aleppo, April 1, 2014. REUTERS/Mahmoud Hebbo

People stand at a site hit by what activists said was an air raid by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, in the Karam Al-Beik area of Aleppo, April 1, 2014. REUTERS/Mahmoud Hebbo

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<p>A man looks down at an unexploded barrel bomb dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad at a cemetery in the al-Qatanah neighborhood of Aleppo, March 27, 2014. REUTERS/Mahmoud Hebbo</p>

A man looks down at an unexploded barrel bomb dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad at a cemetery in the al-Qatanah neighborhood of Aleppo, March 27, 2014. REUTERS/Mahmoud Hebbo

A man looks down at an unexploded barrel bomb dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad at a cemetery in the al-Qatanah neighborhood of Aleppo, March 27, 2014. REUTERS/Mahmoud Hebbo

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<p>Rescuers clear debris at a site hit by what activists said was an air raid by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, in the Karam Al-Beik area of Aleppo, April 1, 2014. REUTERS/Mahmoud Hebbo</p>

Rescuers clear debris at a site hit by what activists said was an air raid by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, in the Karam Al-Beik area of Aleppo, April 1, 2014. REUTERS/Mahmoud Hebbo

Rescuers clear debris at a site hit by what activists said was an air raid by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, in the Karam Al-Beik area of Aleppo, April 1, 2014. REUTERS/Mahmoud Hebbo

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<p>Civilians react at a site hit by what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Sakhour district, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan</p>

Civilians react at a site hit by what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Sakhour district, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

Civilians react at a site hit by what activists said were barrel bombs dropped by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's al-Sakhour district, April 2, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

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<p>A handicapped man uses his crutches to walk along a damaged street at Karm al-Jabal in Aleppo, March 30, 2014. REUTERS/Mahmoud Hebbo</p>

A handicapped man uses his crutches to walk along a damaged street at Karm al-Jabal in Aleppo, March 30, 2014. REUTERS/Mahmoud Hebbo

A handicapped man uses his crutches to walk along a damaged street at Karm al-Jabal in Aleppo, March 30, 2014. REUTERS/Mahmoud Hebbo

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