Assassination

NORTH KOREA

Kim Jong Un’s Half-Brother Was Reportedly a CIA Informant

Kim Jong Nam was assassinated on his way back from meeting with a CIA agent.
David Gilbert
6.11.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

We Spoke to North Korea’s Lawyer About the Assassination of Kim Jong Un’s Half-Brother

Attorney Jagjit Singh insists he’s a very boring man — even though his clients include some of the most notorious criminals in modern Malaysian history.
Laurel Chor
Hind Hassan
Amel Guettatfi
7.11.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

FBI Really Wanted America to Believe Oswald Killed JFK, Files Show

The 2,891 recently released files shed light on the hectic aftermath of the assassination, as well as a significant memo from J. Edgar Hoover.
Drew Schwartz
10.28.17
true crime

I Was on an Executioner's Hit List

After two prosecutors were gunned down in cold blood, Erleigh Wiley was named the new DA in a panicked suburban Dallas county. Turned out she was a target, too.
Seth Ferranti
10.10.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Suspect in Kim Jong-nam Assassination Says She Thought It Was a TV Prank

Indonesia's national police chief says the woman claims that she's taken part in stunts where she sprays men in the face with water and allegedly thought this was a similar gag.
VICE Staff
2.17.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Did Trump Just Float the Idea of Assassinating Hillary Clinton?

"If she gets to pick her [Supreme Court] judges, nothing you can do, folks," Trump said. "Although the Second Amendment people, maybe there is. I don't know."
VICE Staff
8.10.16
Stuff

What It's Like to Get Shot in the Head

"It was a noise that I'll never forget."
Michael Edison Hayden
4.20.16
Film

Digging Up the Seedy Roots of the Surveillance Noir

The 1970s surveillance noir explored the man against the system, predicting that reporters would deliver us from the government’s transgressions. Today, the climate that birthed it has returned.
Adam Rothstein
9.12.15
News

The Bizarre and Deadly Political Scandal Consuming Argentina

Why did a prosecutor investigating a 1994 terrorist attack turn up dead—with the draft of a warrant for the president's arrest in his apartment?
Pablo Plotkin
2.5.15
Bad Cop Blotter

Let's Please Not Have an Anti-Anti-Cop Backlash

The execution-style murder of two Brooklyn cops this weekend is an outrageous tragedy, but it shouldn't detract from the broader fight to reform America's police.
Lucy Steigerwald
12.22.14
Stuff

We Talked to a Former CIA Spook About Political Murder

After ruffling some feathers at the CIA, Robert Baer resigned from the agency in 1997. We spoke to him about his new book, The Perfect Kill, which chronicles the art of political murder.
Danny McDonald
11.3.14
Stuff

My Father Was a Terrorist

I spoke to Zak Ebrahim, whose dad helped mastermind the 1993 bombing of the World Trade Center.
Tom Breakwell
9.15.14
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