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VICE News Capsule - Tuesday, August 19

Donetsk rebels introduce death penalty, Hezbollah lowers fighter age requirement to 16 and more.

by VICE News
Aug 19 2014, 11:45am

The VICE News Capsule is a news roundup that looks beyond the headlines. Today: Donetsk rebels to open military courts and impose death penalty, Russian court jails activists over 2012 anti-Putin protests, Yemen's Houthis call for government's ouster, and Hezbollah lowers minimum age of its fighters in Syria.

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