asylum seekers

Photography

Nightmarish Photos of Nauru's Tropical Prison

Welcome to an island of abandoned mines, carcinogenic dust, and discarded human beings.
Lachie Hinton
19 hours ago
Syria

Seven Years of Syria

VICE traveled to the Syria-Lebanon border to meet teen refugees whose youth has been destroyed by war.
Maddison Connaughton
4.19.18
LGBTQ

LGBTQ Indonesians are Seeking Asylum In Canada as Crack Downs Continue

One Indonesian couple has already been granted asylum on the grounds that they would face persecution back home. Now this man is trying to to become Canada's latest Indonesian refugee.
Kate Walton
4.4.18
refugees

Indonesia Is Welcoming Refugees With Forced Curfews and Violent Crackdowns

Asylum seekers and refugees living in Indonesia have always had a rough time. Now, in Makassar, things just got a lot worse.
Nadine Freischlad
2.22.18
refugees

'We're Not Living, We're Just Alive': Hazara Teens Struggle With Life on the Streets

Afghan asylum seekers are trapped in a never-ending purgatory as Western nations try to shut them out.
Claire Molloy
8.2.17
refugees

'We Can't Do This Forever': At Sea With Migrant Rescuers

Warmer summer weather means an increase in the number of asylum seekers braving the dangerous waters between Europe and North Africa.
Rossalyn Warren
6.26.17
refugees

There are More Refugees Today Than Ever Before

The global refugee crisis shows little signs of letting up.
Alexa Liautaud
6.21.17
whistleblowers

The People Who Helped Snowden Flee the US Could Be Deported From Hong Kong

Their lawyer thinks the decision was linked to the Snowden case.
Tim Hume
5.16.17
refugees

We Met an Asylum Seeker Stranded In Indonesia By Trump's 'Muslim Ban'

Abussari Hussen left Iraq to find a better life. He's now among the thousands in Indonesia who are facing an increasingly shut world.
Cassie Martin and Natalie Stuart
2.3.17