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How Two Sisters Pulled Off a Daring Escape From Saudi Arabia

“I know that Saudi Arabia will try to send us back, 100%.”
Gianna Toboni
Ana Sebescen
9.2.19
News

Why Are Some Muslim Countries Standing in Solidarity With China?

Political power and economic motivations are compelling reasons for Muslim nations to continue their support, despite China's persecution of Uighurs.
Meera Navlakha
7.19.19
News

The Top Five Countries That Executed The Most People In 2018 Are In Asia

China ranked number one.
Lex Celera
6.26.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

China Is Allegedly Forcing Its Muslims to Break Their Ramadan Fast

And most Muslim majority nations, most notably Saudi Arabia, are silent about it.
Shamani Joshi
5.29.19
yemen war

Yemeni Photographers Show the Horrors of the Country's Civil War

The five-year conflict has left 80 percent of the population in desperate need.
VICE Staff
5.22.19
environment

Indonesia Is Home to the Most Climate Change Deniers in the World

Experts say the lack of education and focus on religion are reasons why many Indonesians don't believe in global warming.
Adi Renaldi
5.14.19
vice exclusive

The Government Won't Tell Us If It Has the Khashoggi Murder Tape; What's It Got to Hide?

Britain has been accused of cozying up to Saudi Arabia after the foreign office refused to confirm or deny whether they have a recording of the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, following a lengthy VICE freedom of information battle.
Joe Lo
3.14.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Saudi Plane Forced to Turn Back after Mom Leaves Baby at the Airport

“May God be with us. Can we come back?,” the pilot asked traffic control
Edoardo Liotta
3.13.19
Jamal Khashoggi

Khashoggi’s Body Was Reportedly Burned in a Tandoori Oven and Still the White House Refuses to Investigate

The meeting was “a complete waste of time.”
David Gilbert
3.6.19
video

The Dangers of Leaving Islam

VICE News meets a network of ex-Muslims based in London, helping others who have left Islam, as they escape imprisonment, violence, forced marriage, kidnapping, exclusion, and ostracization from their communities and families.
VICE News
12.28.18
G20

You Can Feel the Love Between Saudi Crown Prince MBS and Vladimir Putin at the G20

Watch a chummy handshake between two leaders with common interests.
Emma Ockerman
12.3.18
News

The Jamal Khashoggi Murder Saga Is Just Getting Started

If Saudi Arabia thought it might silence (execute) a critic without much fuss, it was wrong.
Francisco Alvarado
11.15.18
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