The Al-Assad stadium in the Syrian town of Latakia has almost been restored to its former glory after sheltering refugees during the Syrian War, as shown in footage captured on Wednesday. The stadium was one of the largest refugee camps in Syria, housing 5,500 refugee families who had been forcibly evicted from their homes by militants. The stadium is currently being restored and is now open... Еще for training. Head of the stadium Ahmad Farhad said «at present, as you may know, people are taking up football, basketball, volleyball, as well as swimming. But, in the near future, we will be ready to take part in international sports events and host other countries as well.» Following the liberation of the surrounding areas by the Syrian Army with the support of the Russian Air Force, the families have been able to return home.