Caritas: situation in war-ravaged east Aleppo is “post-apocalyptic”

Posted February 9, 2017 12:31 pm by Editor

Caritas: situation in war-ravaged east Aleppo is “post-apocalyptic”

(Vatican Radio) A senior Caritas official who’s just returned from the Syrian city of Aleppo says the devastation and humanitarian crisis there are “beyond human imagination” with many areas in the east looking as though they had been hit by a nuclear bomb. Patrick Nicholson is the head of Communications for Caritas Internationalis and has just returned from a visit to the war-ravaged city. In an interview with Susy Hodges he described the scenes, especially in eastern Aleppo, as “post-apocalyptic” because of the extent of the destruction and shared with her a shocking story of how he discovered 6 young

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