national security

space war

'Very Abnormal' Russian Satellite Escalates Fears of Orbital Arms Race

Russia and China have been ramping up their military presence in space in order to keep up with American capabilities.
Becky Ferreira
8.20.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Steve Bannon Lost His Seat on the National Security Council

The decision, handed down by Trump's new national security adviser, is just one of a series of changes to the council.
Drew Schwartz
4.6.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

LIVE: Watch the First White House Press Briefing After Flynn's Bombshell Resignation

White House press secretary Sean Spicer will likely have a lot of questions to answer regarding the scandal.
VICE Staff
2.14.17
Donald Trump

America's National Security Adviser Resigns Over Russia Chats

Yeah, this is all actually happening. We're in a shitty 80s spy movie.
sam wolfson
2.14.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Just Signed an Executive Order to Break Ground on His 'Great Wall'

He also signed a second order aimed to crack down on sanctuary cities.
Lauren Messman
1.25.17
The Sick Day Issue

Sitting Down with a Post-9/11 Whistleblower

Before Chelsea Manning, Julian Assange, or Edward Snowden, there was Thomas Drake.
Ben Makuch
9.16.16
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

What American Soldiers Are Saying About Donald Trump

The reality TV star has his skeptics, but polls and interviews suggest most US troops are on board with Trump.
Jacob Siegel
6.15.16
News

Why Are Republicans So Scared of Syrian Refugees?

As the Syrian crisis worsens, conservatives are escalating alarmism over the US government's efforts to resettle larger numbers of displaced refugees.
Meredith Hoffman
7.14.15
News

​On Flags, Fireworks, Hot Dogs and Torture

Last week, as millions of Americans got hyped about the Fourth of July, two men brutally tortured by the US government were quietly released from prison.
Ramzi Kassem
7.8.15
News

Do High-Profile Terrorism Arrests Actually Help the Islamic State?

Every time government officials make noise about how the Islamic State is threatening a series of deadly attacks on American soil, it only adds to the group's notoriety.
Ramzi Kassem
5.28.15
News

We Asked a Military Expert What Would Happen if There Were a War in Space

The Pentagon been quietly but clearly voicing concern that war is coming to space. But what exactly would that look like?
Mark Hay
4.25.15
News

Inside Ben Gardane, Tunisia's Jihadist Enclave

Not far from Libya's border, the town of Ben Gardane is rife with smuggling, illegal money trading, and jihadist recruitment.
Conor Sheils
4.16.15
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