PBS NewsHour Syrian Civil War Threatens Destruction of Ancient Aleppo
Syrian Civil War Threatens Destruction, Looting of Ancient Aleppo Heritage Details
Program: PBS NewsHour
Episode: Syrian Civil War Threatens Destruction of Ancient Aleppo
Until recently, Aleppo, Syria was a vibrant destination, attracting tourists to its famous souk, an eight-mile marketplace, and to the Citadel, one of the oldest castles in the world. But as violence has increased, the city's ancient and cultural landmarks are the next casualties of the Syrian Civil War. Jeffrey Brown reports.
Premiere Date: 10/25/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: E