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World How an Aleppo clown's mourners see the loss of a potent symbol

Anas Al-Basha, a clown and mental health professional, was killed earlier this week in an airstrike in eastern Aleppo.

Courtesy of Ahmad al-Khatib/AP

Anas al-Basha, a Syrian man who worked as a clown and counselor at a network of social services centers in rebel-held Aleppo, was killed earlier this week by a missile strike on the besieged neighborhood of Mashhad.

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