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Residents evacuate from Aleppo

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Syrians pray in the ancient Umayyad mosque in the old city of Aleppo, as civilians are allowed access to some neighbourhoods recently retaken by Syrian government forces.

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A view from the roofs of East Aleppo shows devastation from four years of war.  (Nabih Bulos / Los Angeles Times)
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A shell punches through one of the ancient Khans (marketplaces) in the old city of Aleppo.

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A bulldozer removes rubble from a road as Syrian pro-government forces re-open a street in Aleppo’s old city that was formerly barricaded, dividing the government-held and rebel-held areas of the city.

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Syrian pro-government forces sit in the government-held old city of Aleppo. Trapped Syrian civilians and rebels waited desperately Saturday for evacuations to resume from an opposition-held enclave in Aleppo.

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A Syrian man walks past a bulldozer removing rubble from a road as Syrian pro-government forces re-open a street in Aleppo’s old city that was formerly barricaded, dividing the government-held and rebel-held areas.

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Assistance is delivered from the United Nations World Food Program to recently retaken areas of East Aleppo. (Nabih Bulos / For The Times)
Residents evacuate from Aleppo

A member of the Syrian pro-government forces watches buses during an evacuation operation of rebel fighters and their families from rebel-held neighborhoods in Aleppo.

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Residents evacuate from Aleppo

A wounded by sits inside an ambulance as Syrian civilians and their families gather at the rebel-held al-Amiriyah neighborhood as they wait to be evacuated from Aleppo.

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Residents evacuate from Aleppo

An elderly Syrian man is carried during an evacuation operation of rebel fighters and their families from the embattled city of Aleppo.

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Residents evacuate from Aleppo

Syrians wave their national flag bearing a portrait of the Syrian president during an evacuation operation of rebel fighters and their families from rebel-held neighborhoods in Aleppo.

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Residents evacuate from Aleppo

An elderly Syrian woman in a wheelchair waits next to a bus during an evacuation operation in Aleppo.

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Residents evacuate from Aleppo

The inhabitants of the eastern neighborhoods of Aleppo are seen inspecting their belongings and houses.

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‘Nowhere safe to run’ for residents fleeing Aleppo

Syrian residents, fleeing violence in the Bustan al Qasr neighbourhood, arrive in Aleppo’s Fardos neighborhood. Syrian rebels withdrew from six more neighborhoods in their one-time bastion of east Aleppo in the face of advancing government troops.

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‘Nowhere safe to run’ for residents fleeing Aleppo

Syrians try to keep warm in Aleppo’s Fardos neighborhood after fleeing from another area retaken by government troops.

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‘Nowhere safe to run’ for residents fleeing Aleppo

An image released by the official government news agency purports to show Syrian soldiers walking next to a tank in eastern Aleppo.

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‘Nowhere safe to run’ for residents fleeing Aleppo

A Syrian pro-regime fighter speaks with a child as residents flee the Bustan al Qasr neighborhood of Aleppo. 

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‘Nowhere safe to run’ for residents fleeing Aleppo

Syrian residents arrive in Aleppo’s Fardos neighborhood after fleeing their own area, which was retaken from rebel fighters by the troops of President Bashar Assad. 

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‘Nowhere safe to run’ for residents fleeing Aleppo

A Syrian pro-government fighter walks past closed shops in the Bab al Nasr district of Aleppo’s Old City. Once renowned for its bustling souks, grand citadel and historic gates, Aleppo’s Old City has been rendered virtually unrecognizable by some of the worst violence of Syria’s civil war.

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‘Nowhere safe to run’ for residents fleeing Aleppo

Buildings lie in ruins in the Bustan al Qasr neighborhood after pro-government forces captured the area in eastern Aleppo. 

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‘Nowhere safe to run’ for residents fleeing Aleppo

Syrian pro-government forces walk through Aleppo’s Bustan al Qasr neighborhood.

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‘Nowhere safe to run’ for residents fleeing Aleppo

A Syrian army soldier holds a national flag during a battle with rebel fighters at the Ramouseh front line, east of Aleppo.

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