Fresh Snowfall Blankets Damascus Landmarks in White

Fresh snowfall in the Syrian capital of Damascus left the city blanketed in white on the evening of January 19.

Snow was expected to fall in areas above 1000 metres as a cold and wet air mass moved across the country, according to Syrian state media outlet SANA.

This video taken by @abdalraheem5 shows snow falling at the city’s Umayyad Square fountain. Credit: @abdalraheem5 via Storyful

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