Dirty Tricks in Syria – Spiked Ammo & Booby-Trapped Weapons (VIDEO)

As the Syrian government tries to contain a rapidly expanding insurgency, they’ve resorted to one of the dirtiest tricks on the modern battlefield: salted ammunition and booby-trapped weaponry. New York Times correspondent C.J. Chivers reports from Syria on the governments attempts to seed the black-market with altered weapons and ammunition.

You can read Chivers’ entire article here.

[NYT]