On Location in Syria: Toddler Survives Bombing in Aleppo

BY News Desk  September 6, 2012 at 3:44 PM EDT

A government helicopter bombing of a building in Aleppo, Syria, on Monday killed the parents, cousins and siblings of a 1-year-old boy, who emerged from the rubble without a scratch, reports Tracey Shelton of GlobalPost.

Rescuers found the boy after a six-hour search. Aleppo has become one of the focal points of fighting in Syria’s anti-government uprising that began in 2011.

Watch Shelton’s full report: (Warning: Video contains graphic images)


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