Saudi Arabia

vice exclusive

The 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
crime

The Strange Disappearances of Saudi Students Accused of Crimes in the US

The Saudi government is facing allegations that it helped its citizens escape trial for serious crimes.
Donovan Farley
2.25.19
true crime

The Jamal Khashoggi Murder Saga Is Just Getting Started

If Saudi Arabia thought it might silence (execute) a critic without much fuss, it was wrong.
Francisco Alvarado
11.15.18
Jamal Khashoggi

Why the Killing of Jamal Khashoggi Is a Big Deal in the West

We spoke to David Wearing about the link between Gulf wealth and British state interest.
Don David
10.29.18
Saudi Arabia

The Tories' Pro-Saudi Lobby Group Is Funded By a Luxury 'Experience' App

Velocity Black made donations to the Conservative Middle East Council.
Solomon Hughes
10.26.18
crime

The Insane Saga of the Fake Saudi Prince Who Scammed Miami's Rich and Famous

A career con-artist, Anthony Gignac got busted over and over again, but kept finding new prey in America's capital city of fraud.
Francisco Alvarado
7.18.18
Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia Premieres Its First Cinema in 35 Years

The government has finally lifted its decades-long ban on women and men hanging around together in the name of lighthearted cinematic fun.
Nada Hagouz
5.9.18
Quango

No Way: UK Government Shows Double Standards Over Yemen Bombing

The International Development Minister was asked ten times if Britain will stop selling weapons to Saudi Arabia, but never really answered.
Simon Childs
4.25.18
cycling

Inside Saudi Arabia's First Women's Only Cycling Club

Eighteen-year-old Nadima Abul-Enein leads a 500-strong community of women who are tired of being told they shouldn't ride a bike.
Nada Al-Amid
4.25.18
foreign policy

Why Theresa May Is in No Position to Lecture Saudi Arabia on Human Rights

As Saudi Arabia bombs Yemen, Britain has ongoing secret arms deals with the Kingdom.
Simon Childs
3.7.18
vice exclusive

Boris Johnson's Ex-Advisor Works for a Lobbying Firm that Does PR for the Saudi War in Yemen

The vicious war has caused a refugee crisis and a famine.
Solomon Hughes
2.28.18
Insider Outsider

Hijabs and Hypocrisy: Saudi Arabia's New Driving Laws

Saudi Arabian women can drive now, but where to?
Mahmood Fazal
10.3.17
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