Aleppo’s massacres have shown us the level of brutality we are living through in this era of human history. Earlier generations lived through the massacres of Hulagu Khan, Adolf Hitler and Joseph Stalin, who killed tens of millions. Some estimates suggest that Stalin killed 50 million people.
What’s happening in Aleppo is shaming the world and is a blot on our shared history. It’s an era when murderers delight in shedding the blood of a child and when sectarian men aim to eat the others’ liversTurki Aldakhil