Photo Gallery Abandoned in Syria

The siege of Aleppo is a humanitarian catastrophe on a dramatic scale -- and a victory for Russian President Vladimir Putin. He has seized on the Syrian civil war to expose an impotent West and show his own geopolitical muscle.
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Foto: THAER MOHAMMED/ AFP
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Foto: ABDALRHMAN ISMAIL/ REUTERS
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Foto: JOSEPH EID/ AFP
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Foto: AP/dpa
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Foto: GHAITH OMRAN/ AFP
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Foto: AP/dpa
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Foto: Sedat Suna/ dpa
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Foto: © Abdalrhman Ismail / Reuters/ REUTERS
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Foto: RIA NOVOSTI/ REUTERS