Reduced to rubble, reused for rebuilding

Workers collecting rubble of damaged buildings to be recycled and reused for reconstruction, under the supervision of the United Nations Development Programme in the government- controlled district of Wadi al-Sayeh in Homs, Syria, on Tuesday.
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Workers collecting rubble of damaged buildings to be recycled and reused for reconstruction, under the supervision of the United Nations Development Programme in the government- controlled district of Wadi al-Sayeh in Homs, Syria, on Tuesday.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 21, 2016, with the headline 'Reduced to rubble, reused for rebuilding'. Print Edition | Subscribe