Rescuers work on the scene of a residential building collapse in the Sheikh Maksoud neighbourhood of Aleppo, Syria on Sunday. Photo: SHAM FM / Handout via Reuters
Rescuers work on the scene of a residential building collapse in the Sheikh Maksoud neighbourhood of Aleppo, Syria on Sunday. Photo: SHAM FM / Handout via Reuters
Middle East

16 dead after building collapse in war-damaged Syrian city of Aleppo

  • A war monitor said the victims, including children, were Syrians who had been displaced during the country’s war that began 12 years ago
  • Four people were rescued alive from the rubble, state news agency SANA reported, saying they were injured

Rescuers work on the scene of a residential building collapse in the Sheikh Maksoud neighbourhood of Aleppo, Syria on Sunday. Photo: SHAM FM / Handout via Reuters
Rescuers work on the scene of a residential building collapse in the Sheikh Maksoud neighbourhood of Aleppo, Syria on Sunday. Photo: SHAM FM / Handout via Reuters
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