The ongoing efforts to rebuild and restore the Syrian city of Aleppo were captured in drone footage shot on Friday, after media outlets from around the world were invited to check out the progress in the city by the Syrian government.
Images show Aleppo’s UNESCO Wold Heritage Site, the Ancient City, where restoration works in the Old Market are underway and the Citadel, the entryway of which displays a Syrian flag together with a portrait of President Bashar al-Assad.
Footage filmed with by drone also captured parts of the city that still remain in ruins, with debris lying in the streets while some buildings remain bombed-out shells.
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