Activists trapped inside embattled east Aleppo have taken to Twitter to send heartbreaking “goodbye” messages as the Syrian government’s forces close in.
Among them is Bana Alabed, a 7-year-old girl who in the past months, with the help of her mother Fatemah, has documented with the handle @AlabedBana the grim situation in the besieged Syrian city:
My name is Bana, I’m 7 years old. I am talking to the world now live from East #Aleppo. This is my last moment to either live or die. – Bana
— Bana Alabed (@AlabedBana) December 13, 2016
Yesterday, she tweeted that her dad was injured, while her mother posted a “final message.” Read more…
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