Fighting spreads in Aleppo’s walled city

02.10.2012                      16.Tischrei. 5773                      Sukkot 2


Fighting spreads in Aleppo's walled city

UNESCO deplores destruction in Old City, Syria's "cultural jewel"; Syrian forces shell rebel strongholds; air strikes kill 17.

Fires that gutted a vast medieval market have broken out in other areas of the Old City of Aleppo, a world heritage site, as rebels and government forces fight for the ancient heart of Syria's biggest city, opposition activists said on Monday….