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Saving Syria's cats

Alaa, an ambulance driver, feeds cats in Masaken Hanano in Aleppo, September 24, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

Alaa, an ambulance driver, feeds cats in Masaken Hanano in Aleppo, September 24, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

Alaa, an ambulance driver, feeds cats in Masaken Hanano in Aleppo, September 24, 2014. REUTERS/Hosam Katan
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Alaa buys about $4 of meat everyday to feed about 150 abandoned cats in Masaken Hanano, a neighborhood in Aleppo that has been abandoned because of shelling from forces loyal to Syria's president Bashar Al-Assad. 
 



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Alaa buys about $4 of meat everyday to feed about 150 abandoned cats in Masaken Hanano, a neighborhood in Aleppo that has been abandoned because of shelling from forces loyal to Syria's president Bashar Al-Assad. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

Alaa buys about $4 of meat everyday to feed about 150 abandoned cats in Masaken Hanano, a neighborhood in Aleppo that has been abandoned because of shelling from forces loyal to Syria's president Bashar Al-Assad. REUTERS/Hosam Katan
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Alaa feeding the cats. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

Alaa feeding the cats. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

Alaa feeding the cats. REUTERS/Hosam Katan
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Alaa feeding cats. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

Alaa feeding cats. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

Alaa feeding cats. REUTERS/Hosam Katan
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Alaa said that he has been feeding and taking care of the cats for over 2 months. 

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Alaa said that he has been feeding and taking care of the cats for over 2 months. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

Alaa said that he has been feeding and taking care of the cats for over 2 months. REUTERS/Hosam Katan
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Cats rest along a street in Aleppo. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

Cats rest along a street in Aleppo. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

Cats rest along a street in Aleppo. REUTERS/Hosam Katan
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Cats fight over food that Alaa fed to them. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

Cats fight over food that Alaa fed to them. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

Cats fight over food that Alaa fed to them. REUTERS/Hosam Katan
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Alaa feeding the cats. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

Alaa feeding the cats. REUTERS/Hosam Katan

Alaa feeding the cats. REUTERS/Hosam Katan
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