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Aleppo Before The War: A Poignant Look Back At A Once-Thriving Metropolis

Once a buzzing city and now a raging war zone, Aleppo has endured a catastrophic transformation in under a decade. Aleppo was, until recently, a thriving metropolis and tourist destination known for its medieval architecture and rich cultural history. One of the biggest cities in Syria and one of the oldest continuously-inhabited cities in the world, it’s a United Nations World Heritage site that was named the “Islamic Capital of Culture” in 2006.
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