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syrian war

Syrians Explain Why Nightlife in Damascus is Thriving Despite the War

"When you've had to spend ten days locked inside due to rocket firing, you want to find somewhere you can get wasted."
Hala Mustafa
9.4.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump agrees to meet North Korea's Kim face to face, federal judge offers Trump Twitter advice, Pacific nations flout US with free trade deal, and more.
VICE Staff
3.9.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Mueller subpoenas docs related to key Trump figures (including the man himself), Frances McDormand wins best actress, South Korean delegation heads North for talks, and more.
VICE Staff
3.5.18
Syria

The U.N.’s call for a ceasefire hasn’t stopped the carnage in Syria’s eastern Ghouta

Russian and Syrian warplanes continued hammering the devastated Syrian rebel enclave of eastern Ghouta on Monday.
Greg Walters
2.26.18
Syria

Assad has launched a "war of extermination" on Eastern Ghouta

The situation "is akin to the day of judgment.”
Tim Hume
2.20.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Vegas shooter had dozens of guns, Tom Petty dies at 66, Trump's lawyer talked real estate with Russians during campaign, and more.
VICE Staff
10.3.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump pulls back from scrapping NAFTA, GOP teases bill to avoid government shutdown, Trump contemplating "break up" of a federal court, and more.
VICE Staff
4.27.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

FBI boss testifies about Russian election interference and Trump's wiretapping claim, Paris attacker had used cocaine and alcohol, Baltimore launches manhunt for alleged arsonist, and more.
VICE Staff
3.20.17
Syria

Assad's forces beat back Syrian rebels after surprise attack on Damascus

David Gilbert
3.20.17
Stuff

What We Can Learn from the Middle East's Mid-Century 'Golden Age'

Many of my family and friends look back on the region's cultural glory days of the 50s and 60s with longing—but that era also contained the seeds of terror, war, and sectarianism.
Sulome Anderson
11.24.15
News

America Helped Make the Islamic State

While America pats itself on the back for taking on Islamic militants in Iraq, it's worth remembering that it's fighting a monster of its own creation.
Charles Davis
8.12.14
VICE News

Fourteen Ukrainian Soldiers Died While Fighting Pro-Russia Separatists

And more bad news from across the world.
VICE Staff
5.24.14
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