Syrian government ‘drops chlorine gas’ on rebel-held part of Aleppo
- Activists and rescue workers say government aircraft dropped chlorine bombs
- Dozens of men, women and children suffer breathing difficulties, reports say
Syrian activists and rescue workers in the rebel-held part of the contested city of Aleppo said that government warplanes dropped suspected chlorine bombs on Tuesday on a crowded neighborhood, injuring dozens.
The report could not be independently verified and it was not clear how it was determined that chlorine gas was released.