Afghanistan

terrorism

"American Taliban" John Walker Lindh Is Getting Out of Prison Today. He Still Might Be Radicalized.

A 2017 report said he “continued to advocate for global jihad and to write and translate violent extremist texts"
Tim Marcin
6.12.19
Afghanistan

2018 Was the Deadliest Year on Record for Civilians in Afghanistan

“The fact that the number of children killed this year is the highest on record is particularly shocking.”
Tim Hume
2.25.19
violent times

Australia's Deadliest Soldier Discusses Training to Kill

In this episode of Violent Times, we interview Sgt. Paul Cale about state-sanctioned violence.
Mahmood Fazal
2.8.19
Afghanistan

It’s Been Another Horrific Month for the U.S. Mission in Afghanistan

“The U.S. and allies are desperate for a deal, and nothing good happens when you are desperate.”
Tim Hume
11.30.18
The Power and Privilege Issue

Meet the Teenage Girl Who Led Thousands in Protest Against Sweden’s Deportation of Afghan Refugees

The deportations haven’t stopped, but 18-year-old Fatemeh Khavari made Sweden pay attention to their struggle.
Fatemeh Khavari
10.15.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Afghanistan Doesn't Foresee a Pause in Fighting Anytime Soon

ISIS claimed responsibility for an attack on the presidential palace while Ghani was delivering Eid prayers
VICE News
8.31.18
climate change

The Glaciers on Earth's 'Third Pole' Are Bursting, Causing Deadly Floods

Climate change is creating yet another dangerous new phenomenon.
August Rick
8.25.18
violent times

Meet the Soldier Who Strangled a Taliban Commander

What it’s like when your job is teaching people how to kill.
VICE Staff
6.27.18
Afghanistan

Inside Afghanistan’s historic ceasefire with the Taliban

The atmosphere of unity had become so pronounced here, and the adherence to the ceasefire absolute.
Andrew Quilty
6.26.18
violent times

Meet Australia's Deadliest Soldier

Paul Cale earned the nickname Killer Commando after strangling a Taliban leader with his bare hands.
VICE Staff
6.20.18
Photography

Tim Hetherington's Photos Are a Tender Look at Male Sexuality and War

Before he died in 2011, Tim Hetherington showed us intimate moments between soldiers on the front lines.
Miss Rosen
4.24.18
Film

Why I Risked My Life Making a Movie in Afghanistan

Tarique Qayumi had to shoot ‘Black Kite’ covertly to avoid attracting unwanted attention from the Taliban.
Tarique Qayumi
12.1.17
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