Families flee into Turkey as army and rebels fight in Syrian cities

1. Destroyed buildings are seen in Syria’s besieged city of Homs following shelling during fighting between government and opposition forces

Families flee into Turkey as army and rebels fight in Syrian cities

2. A damaged classroom is seen after heavy shelling in Homs

Families flee into Turkey as army and rebels fight in Syrian cities

3. A wheelchair is seen outside a damaged shop in Homs

Families flee into Turkey as army and rebels fight in Syrian cities

4. Destroyed buildings are seen in Homs following shelling during fighting between government and opposition forces.

Families flee into Turkey as army and rebels fight in Syrian cities

5. A rebel fighter takes position inside a house during clashes with government forces in the Saif al-Dawla district of Aleppo

Families flee into Turkey as army and rebels fight in Syrian cities

6. A portrait of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad defaced to look like a devil is placed on rubble.

Families flee into Turkey as army and rebels fight in Syrian cities

7. A man carries the body of his five-year-old son outside a hospital following shelling by Syrian government forces in Aleppo

Families flee into Turkey as army and rebels fight in Syrian cities

8. The blood-stained hand of a killed civilian is seen as his body lies outside a hospital in Aleppo following an air strike by regime forces

Families flee into Turkey as army and rebels fight in Syrian cities



9. Armed men from a unit of the Syrian armed forces run up a street as they carry out a military operation in the Karm al-Gabal

Families flee into Turkey as army and rebels fight in Syrian cities

10. Forces loyal to Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad patrol the Karm al-Gabal area of Aleppo

Families flee into Turkey as army and rebels fight in Syrian cities