Assad regime


An Israeli official just threatened to assassinate Bashar Assad

The energy minister warned Assad "should know that would be the end of him" if he allowed Iran to strike from within Syria


VICE News Guide to the World — Week of February 5

Pyeongchang's politics; Assad's siege tactics; and the Hague takes a look at Duterte.


"There is nowhere for them to escape": Assad's latest offensive is killing hundreds of civilians in Syria

Syrian regime warplanes pummeled the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta enclave for the fifth consecutive day Friday, killing more than 200 civilians this week alone.


The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump changes his mind on the Assad regime, Turkey confirms chemical weapons were used in Syria attack, Jeff Sessions orders review of marijuana enforcement, and more.


We Spoke to One of the Few Journalists Covering the Syrian Civil War in Aleppo

Rami Jarrah, also known by his alias, Alexander Page, says Russian and Syrian airstrikes are targeting residential areas, not just areas controlled by rebels or ISIS.