Middle East

People of Al-Bab tell of last days under Daesh

A child plays with a cat in the northwestern Syrian border town of al-Bab on February 25, 2017 after Turkish-backed rebels announced the recapture of the town from the Islamic State (IS) group earlier in the week. / AFP / Nazeer al-Khatib

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on February 27, 2017, on page 4.




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