iraq

Travel

Inside Iraq's Emerging Underground Club Scene

Sixteen years after the invasion, Baghdad is enjoying a cultural renaissance.
Sara Manisera
8.28.19
ISIS

Iraq Sentences Four French Men to Death for Joining ISIS

The French government has pledged to prevent their sentences from being carried out.
David Gilbert
5.28.19
the iraq war

Inside the Kill Zone of Fallujah's 'Hell House'

Fifteen years ago, this battle altered the course — and perception of — the Iraq War.
James Novogrod
5.1.19
war

The Stories You Lose When Your Refugee Family Splits Itself Up

After her entire family fled Iraq, my grandmother stayed behind because she didn't want to give up on the country she loves.
Sona Boker
4.16.19
journalism

Inside the Dangerous Life of a Female 'Fixer' in Iraq

"My mom, when she’s asking me when will I get married... I tell her, ‘Find me someone as strong as me and I will marry them, I promise.’”
Rebecca Gibian
3.12.19
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
The Middle East

Deafened by the War on ISIS

Thousands of Iraqis, collateral victims of the war on the terrorist group, have found themselves left with war deafness that goes untreated.
Sebastian Castelier
Azhar Al-Rubaie
1.12.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Here's what Mosul looks like 18 months after ISIS was driven out

“Nothing has changed here.”
Sean Stephens
12.5.18
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
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
Features

The Drifting Competitions in the Former ISIS Stronghold of Mosul

ISIS banned the sport for three years, but now the city is liberated young people are using it to kick-start a cultural revolution.
Mustafa Sadoun
5.24.18
The Dystopia and Utopia Issue

Photos of the Region Some Believe Was the Biblical Garden of Eden

Photographer Tamara Abdul Hadi spent time with people living in the Iraqi marshlands.
تمارا عبد الهادي
4.9.18
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