Around 7,000 refugees are currently living in UK hotels with no idea when they will be offered a permanent solution to their status.
VICE World News spoke with a former interpreter with British forces who was shot at as he tried to flee the country after putting his life in the hands of human traffickers.
UK authorities granted former translator Habibul Rahaman and his family asylum after VICE World News reported on his situation. But that was only the beginning of an arduous journey away from the Taliban, to safety.
Habibul Rahaman says he was sacked by the British army for one unsanctioned day off visiting his ill mother in hospital. Denied a visa, the Taliban are closing in. “There is nowhere left to run.”
Afghan interpreters ineligible for asylum in the UK say they fear for their lives as Taliban fighters make gains across the country.
Israeli airstrikes over the last 11 days have caused considerable damage to Gaza’s already precarious medical infrastructure, doctors tell VICE World News.
Mohammed el–Kurd has shot to prominence, amassing over 300,000 followers on social media in the process, as his family faces eviction in occupied East Jerusalem.
The delay comes amid a crackdown on candidates and activists by Israeli authorities and a disagreement over whether eligible voters in East Jerusalem would be allowed to cast their ballots.
Israel's parliament is now made up almost exclusively of right-wing and far-right parties.
Ahead of the first elections in the Gaza Strip in 15 years, Hamas is working to curtail women’s rights.
It’s hoped that Palestinians living in the West Bank, East Jerusalem, and Gaza will all be able to vote, but doubts remain whether any result can end years of disunity.