Under siege, Syrians try to reach safety in Turkey

February 6, 2016 6:26 AM

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ISTANBUL, Turkey -- With the help of continuous Russian airstrikes, the Assad dictatorship in Syria is advancing on the city of Aleppo, the main rebel stronghold. It was once Syria's largest city and Assad's forces may have it surrounded in a matter of days.

Syrian refugees are streaming out of Aleppo in a march toward Turkey, fleeing the intense fighting.

Also read: Fighting Returns to Aleppo After Cease-Fire Ends

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