Kurds

syrian civil war

Trump wants to build an Arab military force to take over from U.S. troops in Syria

“We have asked our partners to take greater responsibility for securing their home region."
Tim Hume
4.17.18
diplomacy

Canada stalls on new weapons for Iraq’s Kurds, after they routed ISIS

A Canadian shipment of grenade launchers and sniper rifles is in limbo, as the U.S. continues for support fighters who played a key role battling ISIS
Corbett Hancey
2.16.18
terrorism

Alleged ISIS fighter 'Jihad Jack' wants to come to Canada

Jack Letts’ parents deny he is a member of ISIS and want Canada to allow him to settle in the country
Tamara Khandaker
2.9.18
Syria

Turkey to U.S. troops in Syria: Please move so we can attack your Kurdish allies

A Turkish push in northern Syria carries a risk of U.S. forces getting caught in the crossfire.
Tim Hume
1.26.18
Kurds

Erdogan taunts U.S. over calls to leave Syria: "When will you leave Iraq?"

“We cannot tolerate the PKK establishing some kind of a state structure along our border in Syria.”
Tim Hume
1.23.18
Syria

The U.S.-Turkey alliance is in a downward spiral

Erdogan has threatened to “strangle” a proposed 30,000-strong U.S.-backed force on the Syrian border “before it’s even born.”
Tim Hume
1.16.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Houston Astros win World Series, Trump calls for death penalty for NYC attack suspect, three killed in Colorado Walmart shooting​, and more.
VICE Staff
11.2.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Republicans again probing Hillary Clinton's emails, Trump orders harsher screening for refugees, Clinton campaign helped fund Trump "pee tape" dossier, and more.
VICE Staff
10.25.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

CIA says North Korea nearly capable of nuclear attack, protesters shut down Richard Spencer at his own rally, Senate passes Republican budget plan, and more.
VICE Staff
10.20.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Obama officials slam Trump's lies about calling soldiers’ families, Florida declares emergency ahead of Richard Spencer speech, and more.
Drew Schwartz
10.17.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Kaepernick files grievance against NFL, British cops investigate Weinstein, Iraqi troops enter Kurdish territory, and more.
VICE Staff
10.16.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Hugh Hefner dies at 91, White House set to slash refugee admissions, Trump "not happy" about Tom Price's private jet fiasco, and more.
VICE Staff
9.28.17
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