A Free Syria Army soldier looks at the effects of an RPG fired by a rebel soldier on a house allegedly populated by regime loyalists at the heavily contested neighborhood of Karmal Jabl in central Aleppo. This neighborhood has become one of the most contested flash points in the city due to it's proximity to a main road that connects the city from East to West. House-to-house combat has become the norm in this neighborhood as most of it's civilian population has fled. .October 18,... more »
Javier Manzano is an award-winning Mexican American filmmaker, director of photography and journalist best known for his coverage of Latin America and the Middle East. He has worked in over 40 countries around the world, earning him several honors including an Emmy award, two BAFTA nominations, a Pulitzer prize, the Bayeux-Calvados Normandy award for war correspondents and two World Press Photo awards among others.