Boy in the ambulance: shocking image emerges of Syrian child pulled from Aleppo rubble
Boy shown covered head to toe with dust was injured in airstrike on rebel-held district on Wednesday
Warning: this article contains images that readers may find distressing
A photograph of a boy sitting dazed and bloodied in the back of an ambulance after surviving a regime airstrike in Aleppo has highlighted the desperation of the Syrian civil war and the struggle for control of the city.
The child has been identified as five-year-old Omran Daqneesh, who was injured late on Wednesday in a military strike on the rebel-held Qaterji neighbourhood.