diplomacy

vice exclusive

The UK Government Won't Tell Us If It Has the Khashoggi Murder Tape; What's It Got to Hide?

Britain has been accused of cozying up to Saudi Arabia after the foreign office refused to confirm or deny whether they have a recording of the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, following a lengthy VICE freedom of information battle.
Joe Lo
3.13.19
HUMAN RIGHTS

Canada is still calling out Saudi Arabia's human rights record

It has levelled a new round of criticism in the midst of an ongoing diplomatic spat with the oppressive regime.
Tamara Khandaker
8.22.18
diplomacy

Dennis Rodman Weeps at the "Amazing" Trump and Kim Jong-un Summit

The former Chicago Bull, while wearing a MAGA hat, cried on TV about this "great day."
Liam Daniel Pierce
6.12.18
Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia wants to build a moat around Qatar

Tensions are escalating over Qatar’s alleged ties with Iran and terrorism financing
Alexa Liautaud
4.12.18
Mike Pompeo

Mike Pompeo had undisclosed business ties to Chinese government

A CIA spokesman brushed off the allegation, saying Pompeo had no reason to be aware of the intricacies of his company
Alexa Liautaud
4.12.18
Legalization

Jeff Sessions thinks legal weed could cause trouble at the US-Canada border

One Canadian Senator told VICE News that U.S. border officials are concerned about longer wait times and more searches after weed become legal in Canada.
Rachel Browne
4.5.18
kim jong-un

PHOTOS: Kim Jong Un had a grand old time during his surprise visit to China

Kim Jong Un's time in China had the same pomp and circumstance as a normal state visit.
Alex Lubben
3.28.18
diplomacy

Canada joins US and EU to expel Russian diplomats following attack on former spy

Four Russians “identified as intelligence officers” will be expelled from Ottawa and Montreal following the poisoning of a former Russian spy in the UK.
VICE News
3.26.18
Hacking

Ottawa's cyberspies confirm Iranian hackers targeted Canadian systems

US officials charged nine Iranians with hacking computers in Canada, the US and other countries.
Ben Makuch
3.23.18
NORTH KOREA

John Bolton is probably going to make things worse on the Korean Peninsula

“I think that Bolton's appointment brings us one step closer to a serious conflict”
David Gilbert
3.23.18
Intervention

Canada will send peacekeepers to Mali in the UN’s most dangerous mission

The year-long commitment includes six helicopters, an undisclosed number of troops and no clear goal of what a successful mission would look like.
Chris Arsenault
3.19.18
politics

Trump Bragged About Lying to Justin Trudeau’s Face

“I didn’t even know. … I had no idea. I just said ‘You’re wrong.’”
Mack Lamoureux
3.15.18
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