middle east

Appetite

Bull’s Balls, Love Cucumbers & Human Flesh | The World’s Weirdest Aphrodisiacs

Sex and food have always gone hand in hand, but never quite like this...
Anastasia Miari
2.16.19
video

The Kohistan Story: Killing for Honor

VICE News travels to Pakistan to investigate the truth behind one of the country's most perplexing so-called honor killing cases.
VICE News
2.1.19
Photography

Vibrant Photos That Show What the Middle East Is Really Like

Photographer Ali Al-Shehabi is trying to counter stereotypes of the Arab world.
Zineb Houssine
1.21.19
Photos

Stop Stereotyping Arab Women With Your Halloween Costumes

Photographer Yumna Al-Arashi wants you to trash your sexy Jasmine costume and dress up as her heroes instead.
Yumna Al-Arashi
Zing Tsjeng
11.1.18
jobs

Domestic Workers Are Using WhatsApp to Organize and Escape Abuse

The hugely popular messaging service provides an unlikely lifeline for migrant women working as live-in maids and nannies.
Laura Secorun
5.7.18
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
Seven Years of Syria

What it's Like to Turn 18 in a Syrian Refugee Camp

This week marks the seventh anniversary of the Syrian War. Meet some of the young people who've grown up amidst its chaos.
Andrew Quilty
3.17.18
Syria

This Documentary About Syria's Metal Scene Is a Story of Resistance and Hope

Syrian filmmaker Monzer Darwish spent four years working on 'Syrian Metal Is War,' which chronicles the war-torn Middle Eastern nation's beleaguered metal scene.
Kim Kelly
2.1.18
middle east

Yemen’s Houthi Rebels Just Fired a Missile at a Saudi Royal Palace

It's a serious escalation of an already devastating war for the Yemen.
Tim Hume
12.20.17
Photography

Joyful Photos of Barbershops Across the Middle East

Photographer Tamara Abdul Hadi captures scenes self care and expression in her new series 'The People's Salon.'
تمارا عبد الهادي
11.13.17
middle east

Saudi Arabia Is Using a Ritz Carlton to Jail Its Elite

But is room service included?
Alexa Liautaud
11.7.17
Music

Young Artists on the Politics of Making Music In the Middle East

From the threat of violence to starting a musical revolution, making music is an inherently political act for artists from the Middle East.
Amelia Abraham
11.7.17
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