migrant crisis

Cartel Chronicles

How Cocaine-Fueled Corruption Helped Spark the Migrant Caravan

Honduras is being eaten up by the drug cartels and their violence, so it's only natural people want out. That's just the end of a long story.
Deborah Bonello
12.4.18
Seven Years of Syria

What it's Like to Turn 18 in a Syrian Refugee Camp

This week marks the seventh anniversary of the Syrian War. Meet some of the young people who've grown up amidst its chaos.
Andrew Quilty
3.15.18
refugee crisis

Child Refugees Are Being Abused By European Border Officials

A report by Doctors Without Borders details the mistreatment of refugees along the Balkan Route.
Kostas Koukoumakas
11.3.17
refugee crisis

What's Left of the Migrants Who Died Trying to Cross from Turkey to Greece

Professor Pavlos Pavlidis has identified 200 dead immigrants in the past 17 years.
Kostas Koukoumakas, Photos: Alexandros Avramidis
6.26.17
refugees

The Psychological Toll of Volunteering at a Refugee Camp

"I would cry very often. I couldn't control my emotions."
Nick Tsirabidis
1.13.17
Photo

Photos of What Remains at a Forgotten Refugee Camp

Tucked into marshland by a forest in northern France are the traces of a refugee camp we've barely heard about.
VICE Staff
11.17.16
fatim jawara

Goalkeeper For Gambian Women’s National Team Confirmed To Have Died During Mediterranean Crossing

Fatim Jawara, thought to have been 19 years old, is reported to have been aboard a boat that floundered during a crossing from Libya to Europe.
UK Sports Staff
11.3.16
News

Why the Press Want to Stop Celebrities Like Me Talking About the Migrant Crisis

Lily Allen writes about her trip to Calais, which led to her being branded a "sobbing luvvie" on the front pages of the tabloids.
Lily Allen
10.26.16
Film

What It’s Like to Be a 13-Year-Old in the Eye of the Refugee Crisis

The awarding-winning documentary 'Fire at Sea' is a harrowing and personal look at the migrant crisis on a tiny island near Italy.
Kaleem Aftab
10.11.16
Stuff

This Newspaper Is Written by Refugees, for Refugees

"My personal aim," the co-founder of the publication told VICE, "is to make <i>Daily Resistance</i> the most feared newspaper in Germany, then the most feared newspaper in Europe, and eventually the most feared newspaper in the world."
Natasha Sultan
8.20.16
News

Greek Volunteers Are Bracing for Another Wave of Migrants

If a deal between the European Union and Turkey falls apart, migrants could once agains start crossing the Aegean Sea to Greece en masse.
Joseph Epstein
7.9.16
News

Immigration Raids in the US Are Targeting People with Valid Asylum Claims, According to a New Report

A new report from a coalition of immigration lawyers claims that many of the families picked up in immigration raids have valid asylum cases that have yet to be heard.
Ted Hesson
6.16.16
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