You are here

EDITORIAL

Empathy for and outrage about Syria must be matched by action

Thursday, September 1, 2016 - 05:50

We have all seen the heart-breaking pictures of children from the besieged city of Aleppo in Syria. Many of these children are dead, killed by rebel shelling or by government air strikes. Others are still alive, but their fate and that of the hundreds of thousands of people trapped inside Aleppo