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The search for signs of life in Aleppo

Friday, August 29, 2014 - 01:19

War rages across Syria as residents in Aleppo rescue a man from rubble in a war that has already claimed the lives of more than 190,000 people. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.

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The search for signs of life in Aleppo. Amateur video which can not be independently verified by Reuters appears to show the rescue of a man buried alive. As residents battle the flames of war, a survivor's story in a conflict that has already claimed the lives of more than 190,000 people. More footage shows anti-government fighters launching an attack in Latakia -- yet another front in a fight now in its fourth year. In Damascus, Syrian State TV airs footage of fierce fighting where they say government forces killed and wounded a number of "terrorists." Government forces are paying a high price in the battle for control of the country. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says since June, engagements between Islamic State and government forces have cost the lives of hundreds of loyalist fighters -- in a war where no one is claiming victory and a resolution remains elusive.

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The search for signs of life in Aleppo

Friday, August 29, 2014 - 01:19