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Syria war: 'Chlorine' Attack Video Moves UN to Tears

Doctors have been giving eyewitness accounts to the UN Security Council of what it was like to treat the victims of suspected chlorine gas attacks in Syria. The testimony brought some members of the Council to tears. One of the people who presented the horrific details was Dr Zaher Sahloul, President of Syrian American Medical Society.

(Picture: A Syrian man stands next to the remains of a barrel bomb that activists say was dropped on the town of Sarmin on the night of 16 March 2015. Credit: Reuters)

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