By now you have probably seen the haunting photo of a young boy named Omran Daqneesh covered in blood and dust. The young boy lives in the Syrian city of Aleppo and was taken shortly after his home was destroyed by an airstrike.
Fortunately, the little boy and his entire family are okay. But this photo proves just how horrifying the current situation is in Syria.
In the video below, CNN anchor Kate Bolduan is doing a special report on Syria when Omran’s photo comes onto the screen.
In the clip, you can see Omran covered in blood and dust before being taken away in an ambulance. His face says so many emotions without any words.
Anchor Kate Bloduan can’t help but fight tears as she does her report in the clip below:
Thankfully, Omran has since been released from the hospital and is recovering, along with his family.