Syria’s military drops chlorine gas bombs on residential area of Aleppo

The Syrian military, using helicopters, dropped barrel bombs containing chlorine gas on the rebel-held Zubdiya neighborhood of Aleppo on Wednesday night. At least six people were killed and dozens of others were injured. Many of the casualties were children. The UN envoy to Syria collected pieces of clothes and dirt contaminated with the gas in order to investigate the attack. He also posted pictures of victims of the deadly bombing on social networks.       

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