How the Syrian regime, rebels, jihadists, and NGOs are fighting for control of of the country's most powerful resource.
Or so they want their military-controlled government to believe.
Barrel bombs are just as deadly as Scud missiles, but less accurate.
I spoke to a munitions expert about the latest in cheapskate warfare.
Many are forced to flee Damascus for Beirut, but life is hardly safer there.
Eliot Higgins, AKA "Brown Moses", is famed for his sleuthing.
The threat of being taken hostage is the most powerful weapon against reporters and the truth.
Protests in Egypt descended into carnage this weekend, but you were probably too drunk to notice.
How two of Assad's soldiers came to join the FSA.
It's gotta happen sometime.