Seven-year-old Syrian girl takes to Twitter to depict life in Aleppo

(Reuters) – Her hair tied into pigtails by matching pink ribbons, seven-year-old Bana Alabed inspects the rubble in her home town of Aleppo, before walking to face the camera. Please stop the bombing and end the siege.” The video, posted on Tuesday and accompanied by the text “checking in the morning after a night of bombing” is the latest the young girl has shared with her nearly 94,000 Twitter followers depicting life in the war-torn Syrian city. Renewed air strikes, after a pause that lasted several weeks, have worsened conditions in Aleppo’s rebel-held east, where residents are short of food, medicine and fuel.

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