The White Helmets

As daily airstrikes pound civilian targets in Syria, a group of indomitable first responders risk their lives to rescue victims from the rubble.

Tags: Arabic Documentaries, Best Foreign Documentaries, Best Foreign War Documentaries, Foreign Documentaries, Foreign War Documentaries, Good Documentaries, Good War Documentaries, War Documentaries

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