Fatalities Reported as Building Collapses in Aleppo

At least 11 people were killed when a building collapsed in Aleppo, Syria, on September 7, local officials said.

Officials said three children were among those killed.

Maad Medlaji, head of the Aleppo City Council, told state media “the reason for the collapse of the building was the lack of engineering foundations.”

This footage was livestreamed by a local journalist, Kareem Tebi, and shows the emergency response to the collapse. Credit: Kareem Tebi via Storyful