THE THINGS THEY CARRY.
Moussen Alawi, 25 year old FSA fighter says: “Im in charge of the artillery, I carry our mortar rounds, they look like flowers”.
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: ‚ÄúWhat do you carry?‚Äù.They have entered the highly contested area of Ramussen, one of Aleppo‚Äôs 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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