Matthieu Aikins
Sep 15, 2014 · 38 min read

In a war with many villains, these are the good guys. Seven days inside the life-and-death world of Syria’s first responders — the last hope for civilians caught in the chaos.

By Matthieu Aikins
Photographs and video by Sebastiano Tomada

Nominated for a 2014 National Magazine Award for Feature Photography.