Video uploaded to social media purports to show barrel bombs dropped onto residential areas of Al Nayrab on the outskirts of Syrian city of Aleppo. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Panic in the streets, on the outskirts of Aleppo. Intensified fighting has all but destroyed a partial ceasefire implemented at the end of February. U.N.- led peace talks are in disarray. A western diplomat told Reuters it will take, "high-level inspiration to get it started again." Amateur video which can not be independently verified by Reuters shows the aftermath of an attack. Scores have been killed in just the past few days A man vents his rage, calling for President Bashar al-Assad to leave. He calls for mercy in a relentless war that has already claimed the lives of more than 250,000 people.