CNN anchor is moved to tears by image of Syrian ‘boy in the ambulance’
The appalling image of a five-year-old Syrian child sitting in the back of an ambulance — dazed, dusty and confused — has been shared widely on social media and moved people across the world.
Video footage and pictures of Omran Daqneesh being loaded into the emergency vehicle during fighting in Aleppo were being used as a symbol of the suffering of children in the war-torn country.
The ‘boy in the ambulance’, as he’s been called, is covered with dust and so shocked that he seems barely aware of the blood on his forehead. Read more…