conflict

Military Service

People from the Middle East Tell Us All the Weird Ways They Avoided the Draft

"I spent months gorging on as much fast food as possible. I added mayo to everything I ate, and even had it on its own as a snack between meals."
Badar Salem
11.6.18
Photos

Inside the Brutal Fight That’s Left the Central African Republic in Chaos

"They say we have to win the fighting and kill a lot of enemies," said one rebel fighter recruited as a 10-year-old. "Whoever refuses to fight is killed."
Ben Anderson
6.11.18
Money

People Share the Times Money Destroyed a Friendship

Petty cash indeed.
Nadine Chemali
6.8.18
Food

The Pettiest Restaurant in the World

A Serbian restaurant only serves food from countries that don't recognise Kosovo's independence.
Sara Radojković
1.25.18
mental health

How to Argue Online Without Losing Your Shit

Anger and electronics are both stimulants.
Philip Eil
1.16.18
Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones’ Huge Battle Scene Did What Most War Movies Can’t

And it has very little to do with dragons.
Noel Ransome
8.10.17
west bank wall

Voices From Either Side of the West Bank Wall

Palestinians and former Israeli soldiers on the effect the barrier has on their lives, 15 years after the Israelis started building it.
Klaus Petrus
7.13.17
VICE News

Taliban Retakes Afghan Town That American and British Troops Fought Hard to Capture

There are fears Russia may be helping fund the fundamentalist group.
Tim Hume
3.26.17
VICE News

Syria’s War Has Created a “Terrifying Mental Health Crisis” For a Generation of Children

"Broken generation"
Tim Hume
3.8.17
Broadly

How Rape Became Recognised as a War Crime

Sexual violence has been used as a weapon of war for centuries, but it was only recently acknowledged as a crime against humanity. We talked to one of the key architects of that change.
Nell Frizzell
3.6.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump uses speech to Congress to announce new office for victims of crimes by immigrants, the FBI reportedly made a deal to pay the former British spy behind the Russia dossier, the Obamas are getting a huge book deal, and more.
VICE Staff
3.1.17
SOUTH SUDAN

Violence Pushes South Sudan into Famine as Thousands Flee to Neighbouring Uganda

The first famine to be declared globally for 6 years.
VICE News
2.20.17
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