Conflict in Syria ravages the economy

Government and banks are running out of money, and a lack of fuel means everything else is grinding to a halt.

    The conflict in Syria has been dealing a severe blow to the country’s economy.

    The government and the banks are running out of money, and a lack of fuel means everything else is grinding to a halt.

    Al Jazeera’s Anita McNaught reports on the economic crisis from the northern city of Aleppo.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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