Syria's war of homemade weapons

Outgunned by government forces, Syrian opposition fighters turn to creating their own weapons.

    Opposition fighters in Syria are outnumbered and outgunned by govenment forces.

    So they have started to craft their own weapons to take on the military.

    Al Jazeera's Omar al-Saleh reports exclusively on how Syrians are turning ordinary items into ammunition.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    'We scoured for days without sleeping, just clothes on our backs'

    'We scoured for days without sleeping, just clothes on our backs'

    The Philippines’ Typhoon Haiyan was the strongest storm ever to make landfall. Five years on, we revisit this story.

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn't killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    The peace games: Dreaming big for South Sudan's youth

    The peace games: Dreaming big for South Sudan's youth

    A relatively new independence and fresh waves of conflict inspire a South Sudanese refugee to build antiwar video games.