Even before the chemical attack, the Zamalka neighborhood of Damascus suffered government bombardment.

Even before the chemical attack, the Zamalka neighborhood of Damascus suffered government bombardment.

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Rasha Elass

Despite the destruction of the Zamalka neighborhood, residents continue to eke out an existence.

Despite the destruction of the Zamalka neighborhood, residents continue to eke out an existence.

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Rasha Elass

Buildings have been destroyed, people displaced and entire families killed by the fighting in the Damascus neighborhood of Zamalka.

Buildings have been destroyed, people displaced and entire families killed by the fighting in the Damascus neighborhood of Zamalka.

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Rasha Elass

Destruction in the Zamalka neighborhood of Damascus has been random. Some buildings are completely destroyed, others remain partially intact.

Destruction in the Zamalka neighborhood of Damascus has been random. Some buildings are completely destroyed, others remain partially intact.

Credit:

Rasha Elass

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