Landmark mosque in Aleppo burned in fighting

Syrian President Bashar Assad has ordered immediate repairs to a historic mosque in Aleppo after fierce fighting between rebels and regime forces set parts of the mosque on fire over the weekend.

An elderly Syrian man helps his wife, who was wounded in shelling by government forces, to get treatment at the Dar al-Shifa Hospital in Aleppo, Syria, on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012. (AP Photo/Manu Brabo)

An elderly Syrian man helps his wife, who was wounded in shelling by government forces, to get treatment at the Dar al-Shifa Hospital in Aleppo, Syria, on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012. (AP Photo/Manu Brabo)

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