Destroyed Aleppo – level 2

Destroyed Aleppo – level 2

20-12-2016 07:00

A ceasefire agreement in Aleppo was reached last Tuesday, so the bombing in the Syrian city stopped. However, the fighting continued the very next day.

A drone filmed the smoke-filled streets of the city. The video is a picture of destruction. Buildings are damaged, there are no people in the streets, and everything is grey and depressing.

Difficult words: ceasefire (a situation of not fighting for some time), agreement (if you reach an agreement with somebody, you are both OK with doing something), depressing (making you very sad).

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