VICE World News spoke to the family of a Sri Lankan migrant who had his leg amputated and lost his five other toes to frostbite after being trapped in no-man’s land between Belarus and Lithuania.
This week is 31 years since Ukraine became independent from the USSR and 6 months since Russia invaded. Ukraine’s biggest DJs are holding a huge rave in Lithuania to mark the occasion.
A stretch of a tiny European nation has been dubbed “the most dangerous place on Earth”. VICE World News meets the paramilitary members vowing to defend Lithuania.
People are applying to enter Europe via this Eastern European country – and they're even faking flights and hotel bookings to do it.
A violent gang of heroin dealers from Lithuania fuelled Ireland and Northern Ireland's drug trade by forcing trafficking victims to sell drugs, a joint investigation by VICE World News and the OCCRP reveals.
Then he insulted the American press
While the political conversation in Western Europe revolves around immigration, over in the East it's all about convincing anyone to stay.
A smiling Ball family sits courtside behind a large LED strip emblazoned with triple B's while “X Gon’ Give It To Ya” blares from the loudspeakers.
Turns out, "The Sweetest Thing" is hecka money. Haha!
Lithuania's new government is strongly anti-alcohol, and has sent armed police to raid clubs in the hope they'll find a spliff's worth of weed.
Andrius Burba and his collective Underlook capture unexpected portraits of animals by gettin' low. Like, under-the-ground low.