Photo Gallery: Abandoned in Syria
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Photo Gallery: Abandoned in Syria

The War of Western Failures Hopes for Syria Fall with Aleppo

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. By SPIEGEL Staff
Map: The Battle of Aleppo

Map: The Battle of Aleppo

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