SYRIA: WOMEN IN THE CIVIL WAR (2013) (17/18)

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Kurdish female fighters, Rucan, a commander (bottom) and her subordinate (front) carry out daily duties at the kitchen of an abandoned building used by Kurdish rebels as temporary base at the front line in the majority-Kurdish Sheikh Maksoud district of the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, during the clashes after Syrian opposition fighters entered into the Kurdish area forcing thousands of civilians to flee into safe areas outside of Aleppo City. Since then, the neighborhood is being bombed and shelled by Syrian forces in its attempt to sweep out the opposition fighters from the area.
Kurdish female fighters, Rucan, a commander (bottom) and her subordinate (front) carry out daily duties at the kitchen of an abandoned building used by Kurdish rebels as temporary base at the front line in the majority-Kurdish Sheikh Maksoud district of the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, during the clashes after Syrian opposition fighters entered into the Kurdish area forcing thousands of civilians to flee into safe areas outside of Aleppo City. Since then, the neighborhood is being bombed...
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