"Rubble fell in on intensive care patients" in the early hours of Wednesday, medics said.Read the full story ›
Drone footage shows the sheer devastation wreaked upon the Syrian city of Aleppo in the midst of the country's five-year civil war.
Bombed out buildings, dilapidated structures and empty streets are in abundance throughout the footage.
Last week, a week-long ceasefire in the country foundered after an attack on an aid convoy killed several people.
Half of those killed or maimed in the last 72 hours of intense bombardments in Aleppo have been children.Read the full story ›
A barrage of airstrikes has left the the Syrian city of Aleppo without water, according to the UN.Read the full story ›
Syria has launched a "scorched earth policy" in Eastern Aleppo, experts have warned, as 91 people die in the second day of intense bombings.Read the full story ›
At least 45 people were killed as bombs rained down on rebel-held areas of Aleppo throughout Wednesday - the heaviest strikes in months.Read the full story ›
Five medical staff have been killed in a fresh airstrike near Aleppo, a relief group has confirmed, alongside nine rebel fighters.Read the full story ›
Around 40 lorries carrying aid for the Aleppo are stuck in no-man's land in Syria, waiting for permission to travel onward as disagreements between warring sides delay their efforts on the third day of the ceasefire.
The two convoys are carrying mainly food and are currently 25 miles from Aleppo.
David Swanson, a spokesperson for the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) added that another 20 trucks were waiting at the border between Syria and Turkey, "ready to go".
He added that disagreements between the warring sides were blocking aid getting into opposition-held eastern Aleppo.
The Syrian government has said it will reject any aid deliveries to Aleppo which are not coordinated through itself and the UN, particularly from Turkey, which has backed the rebels fighting President Bashar Assad.
Aleppo was the biggest city in Syria before the civil war broke out in 2011. It is now divided with its rebel-held area besieged by government forces.
Hospitals were filled with screams of bloodied children a day after a chlorine gas attack in the Syrian city.Read the full story ›
Images from besieged city of Aleppo shows children playing in a pool of water in what appears to be a bomb crater.Read the full story ›