• A Missile fired by Syrian Government forces flies in an arc over Aleppo toward the north on the evening of April 18, 2013. Syrian government shelling is an ongoing constant in the country's brutal Civil War.
  • Two YPG fighters stand in a damaged garage in the Sheikh Maqsood District of Aleppo, Syria on April 20, 2013. The YPG (Popular Protection Units) of the Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD) considers itself a popular democratic militia with the mission of maintaining order and protecting the lives of those in the primarily kurdish districts of Syria. In March of 2013 the YPG and FSA began to cooperate in the conflict against the Syrian Regime.
  • A YPG fighter sprints across an intersection to avoid Syrian Government Army Sniper fire in the Ashrafieh District of Aleppo, Syria on April 20, 2013.
  • An FSA Fighter prepares to fire a rock with a slingshot toward Syrian Army positions in the Old City of Aleppo, Syria on April 25, 2013. The historic Old City, A UNESCO World Heritage Site, has sustained a signficant amount of damage during fighting between opposition groups and the Syrian Government during the country's bitter Civil War.
  • People move through the streets of the Old City of Aleppo behind piles of rubble designed to give cover from Syrian Government Snipers. April 25, 2013. The historic Old City, A UNESCO World Heritage Site, has sustained a signficant amount of damage during fighting between opposition groups and the Syrian Government during the country's bitter Civil War.
  • Rukan, a female YPG fighter and unit leader aims her weapon from a fighting position in the Sheikh Maqsood districgt of Aleppo, Syria on April 19, 2013. The YPG (Popular Protection Units) of the Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD) considers itself a popular democratic militia with the mission of maintaining order and protecting the lives of those in the primarily kurdish districts of Syria. In March of 2013 the YPG and FSA began to cooperate in the conflict against the Syrian Regime.
  • A woman injured by Syrian Government shelling lies wounded on a stretcher outside of a field Hospital in the Shaar district of Aleppo, Syria on February 10, 2013.
  • A man wounded by Syrian Government Shelling is wheeled into a field hospital on a stretcher in the Shaar district of Aleppo, Syria, February 7, 2013.
  • The body of Ahmed Ibrahim, 25, before his burial in the Cemetery of Martyrs, Aleppo, Syria. Ahmed was an FSA fighter killed in clashes with Regime forces on April 23, 2013.
  • A girl lies dead in a makeshift morgue, part of a field hospital in the Shaar district of Aleppo, Syria, February 10, 2013.
  • A woman cries outside a hospital in Aleppo, Syria, February 11.
  • Weapons and ammunition are stacked on a chair in the sitting room of a YPG member's apartment in the Sheikh Maqsood District of Aleppo, Syria on April 19, 2013. The YPG (Popular Protection Units) of the Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD) considers itself a popular democratic militia with the mission of maintaining order and protecting the lives of those in the primarily kurdish districts of Syria. In March of 2013 the YPG and FSA began to cooperate in the conflict against the Syrian Regime.
  • Graves are overgrown with weeds and flowers in the Islamic Cemetery, Aleppo, Syria April 23, 2013.
  • A wedding dress is left on a mannikin near the front line in the Old City of Aleppo, Syria, February 09, 2013.
  • A man holds a bunch of roses outside a building in the Hanano District of Aleppo, Syria on April 20, 2013.
  • Two Syrian Men sit outside a closed shop in the heavily damaged Bustan al Pasha district of Aleppo, Syria on April 18, 2013. Many residents of this neighborhood have been forced to leave due to heavy fighting.
  • A homeless Syrian woman rests on the street in the heavily damaged Bustan al Pasha district of Aleppo on April 18, 2013. She supports herself and her two children by looking through the rubble and garbage on the streets to find anything of value she can sell or trade.
  • Two boys stand for a portrait in a school building in Aleppo, Syria on February 7. The school was previously damaged by government shelling.