Syrian government forces and rebels fight in the streets of Aleppo

1. Syrian government forces run along a street strewn with debris in Aleppo

Syrian government forces and rebels fight in the streets of Aleppo

2. A rebel aims his rifle during fighting to root out government forces from their positions in the Amariya neighbourhood of Aleppo

Syrian government forces and rebels fight in the streets of Aleppo

3. A Syrian government soldier takes position behind a destroyed vehicle in the al-Arqub neighbourhood of Aleppo during fighting

Syrian government forces and rebels fight in the streets of Aleppo

4. A rebel stands on a damaged Syrian Army armoured vehicle in front of a bombed mosque in Azaz, on the outskirts of Aleppo

Syrian government forces and rebels fight in the streets of Aleppo

5. A woman takes a picture of a child playing on an abandoned armoured vehicle outside a mosque that was damaged during fighting

Syrian government forces and rebels fight in the streets of Aleppo

6. A Syrian soldier flashes the V-sign for victory as he walks past destroyed buildings in Aleppo

Syrian government forces and rebels fight in the streets of Aleppo

7. Syrian government troops burn the flag adopted by the rebel forces

Syrian government forces and rebels fight in the streets of Aleppo

8. A rebel sleeps after returning from fighting government forces in Aleppo, at a rebel base in Marea on the outskirts of Aleppo

Syrian government forces and rebels fight in the streets of Aleppo

9. A wounded woman, still in shock, leaves Dar El Shifa hospital in Aleppo

Syrian government forces and rebels fight in the streets of Aleppo

10. Two men carry the covered body of a child killed in an attack by Syrian government forces in the old city of Aleppo

Syrian government forces and rebels fight in the streets of Aleppo