Follow RT for recent breaking news from war-torn countries, including Syria and its most-populous governorate, Aleppo. Now Aleppo is the second largest city in Syria behind the capital, Damascus. Get news and articles on the history of Aleppo, which dates back to the sixth millennium BC. It boasts medieval architecture and traditional heritage. However, Aleppo became the center of fighting during the Syrian Civil War, during which a lot of people were killed and infrastructure and heritage were destroyed. Find news and updates on the past and current situation in Aleppo, and Syria in general. Find the news on RT.com on the Battle of Aleppo, which took place from 2012-2016. The Battle of Aleppo was fought between the legitimate government of Bashar Assad and opposition groups such as the Levant Front and Al-Nusra Front. Check out RT for news and articles on the terrorist groups operating in Syria. The Battle of Aleppo resulted in victory of the Syrian Arab Army and its allies, on which Russia was one. RT was covering breaking news from Aleppo during the military actions which took place there. Find the videos on YouTube and other internet sources from RT correspondents as Murad Gazdiev, Maria Finoshina, Roman Kosarev, and Lizzie Phelan as they broadcast right from Aleppo. Their broadcasts showed all the destruction, destitute citizens and general horror of the war. Go to RT.com and YouTube to find the information and videos from post-war Aleppo, including those showing booby traps and other military equipment left behind after terrorist group Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS) fled. Finally, follow RT to watch the videos and read the news from Aleppo on the Syrian Arab Army, led by the official, legitimate government of Bashar Assad, as well as on Russian military personnel and Russian volunteers who distributed humanitarian aid to Aleppo citizens, and much more.