BASHAR AL-ASSAD

Syria

How Assad Is Using Hospital Bombings to Win His War in Syria

“Rather than being a place of healing and refuge, hospitals are now some of the most dangerous places for civilians to be.“
Tim Hume
6.5.19
Syria

Seven Years of Syria

VICE travelled to the Syria-Lebanon border to meet teen refugees whose youth has been destroyed by war.
Maddison Connaughton
4.13.18
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
3.14.18
Syria

Here's How that Trump-Putin Ceasefire in Syria Is Working Out

Is it good for the US? What about Moscow? An expert breaks down the biggest actual policy to come out of the Trump-Putin bromance so far.
Mike Pearl
7.11.17
Syria

Trump's Syria Strike Won't Change the Course of the War

An expert explains the consequences of the latest US military action in Syria.
Allie Conti
4.7.17
VICE News

US Launches Missile Attack on Syria

Retaliation for a deadly chemical weapon attack launched by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad earlier this week.
Gabrielle Bluestone
4.7.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Somehow Blamed a Syrian Gas Attack on Obama

After a tragedy got the world's attention, the administration released a strange statement.
Drew Schwartz
4.4.17
Syria

The World Ignored Warnings and Allowed Aleppo to Become a Disaster

The UN, Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International, and over 200 other human rights groups and NGOs all tried to raise the alert.
Nick Miriello
1.1.17
VICE US

Return to Rojava

Despite ongoing attacks by ISIS and threats from President Bashar al-Assad, as many as 100,000 Kurdish Syrian civilians have returned to Rojava.
Giacomo Sini
4.18.16
News

We Asked an Expert What Will Happen in Syria After the Russian 'Withdrawal'

Vladimir Putin's surprise announcement is just the latest development in a long game of geopolitical chess.
Brian McManus
3.16.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Another Young Australian Is in Syria and the AFP Wants to Know Why

Last week 19-year-old Oliver Bridgeman's passport was cancelled by the Australian government. Now they want to arrest him.
VICE Staff
3.3.16
News

What Is Daily Life Like in Raqqa Under the Current Bombing Campaign?

We talked to Varyan Khan, the editorial director of the Terrorism Research & Analysis Consortium, about what effect the airstrikes are having and if we can ever really know what's going on over there.
Mark Hay
11.19.15
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