Monday, January 16
"Aleppo's Famous Street Market Opens for First Time in Two Years (VIDEO)"
Sputnik has the report today and a short video. Heartening news:
Aleppo’s main market area was swarmed with customers as it reopened for the first time in two years on Saturday. Shopkeepers displayed their goods at fixed shop entrances, while families walked between the different shops.
The Al-Tall street market was closed after being targeted with missiles by terrorist groups. Aleppo locals begin to get back to normal life after the Syrian Army's announcement on December 22, that it had recaptured the whole of eastern Aleppo following four years of militant occupation.
Prior to the conflict, Aleppo was Syria’s industrial and financial center. Now the city is trying to return to its previous glory.
Some vendors have already laid out their goods for sale while in the neighboring areas and houses reconstruction work is still ongoing. People are repairing the wiring and electricity is being supplied to the areas.