Journalist Jenan Mousssa asked an insurgent sniper in Lattakia Province in western Syria to put down his rifle and shoot with a camera for a day.
This is the outcome, posted on the website of Al Aan TV:
Scott Lucas is Professor of International Politics at the University of Birmingham and editor-in-chief of EA WorldView. He is a specialist in US and British foreign policy and international relations, especially the Middle East and Iran. Formerly he worked as a journalist in the US, writing for newspapers including the Guardian and The Independent and was an essayist for The New Statesman before he founded EA WorldView in November 2008.