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THE THINGS THEY CARRY.
Abou Abdou, 25 year old FSA fighter says: “Im in charge of our bombs, home made improvised bombs, I make them, I dismantle them, I use the enemy’s artillery to make them and kill them…I like bombs, they tickle my ears when they explode, its a nice feeling…”.
As the fight between the soldiers loyal to the regime and the members of the Free Syrian Army intensifies along the front lines of the besieged city of Aleppo, a selected group of rebel poses in front of the camera and answers one question: “What do you carry?”.They have entered the highly contested area of Ramussen, one of Aleppo’s regime controlled neighborhoods, to fight against a fully equipped Syrian tank battalion. On the first day of their mission, they have lost two men and have had four injuries. Hidden in the basement of a abandoned factory building they wait for resupplies and more fighters.

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