aquila-style.com : Aleppo girl is star of YouTube show on Syria war

BEIRUT, November 9, 2014 (AFP) – A nine-year-old girl has become the star of a YouTube comedy that depicts with bittersweet humour the harsh reality of everyday life in rebel-held areas of Syria’s Aleppo.

Rasha plays the role of “Umm Abdo al-Halabiya”, a housewife who must make do in a city devastated by more than three years of violence, despite daily bombings and severe shortages.

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