Reference : V-P-SY-E-00297
Date : 23/04/2013
Country/Region : SYRIA
Caption : Azaz. The conflict has wreaked considerable destruction.
Photographer : VOETEN, Teun Anthony
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : ICRC website:
13-05-2013 Photo gallery

Syria: Cities in ruins, civilians in danger

These photos taken in April 2013 in the city of Aleppo and the town of Azaz show the scale of the disaster unfolding in Syria. Civilians who have not fled face a daily struggle for survival in the midst of the fighting and the rubble. .

The conflict in Syria has wreaked considerable destruction. This is the small town of Azaz, to the north-west of Aleppo, near the border with Turkey, on 23 April 2013.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 4288x2848
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour