As Russians stream into Crimea to help wrestle it away from Ukraine, an unlikely group of Serbian war veterans, who have experience fighting in Bosnia, Croatia and Kosovo, are turning up at the checkpoints too. VICE News reporter Simon Ostrovsky follows Russian troops as they continue their occupation of Ukrainian military bases, and learns about unidentified men in masks attacking journalists reporting on the situation in the peninsula.
Besides public intimidation, the authoritarian regime has also arrested at least 39 people for spreading “fake news” about the coronavirus.Maya Rostowska, Hind Hassan
The move will effectively bring the U.S. immigration system grinding to a halt.Paul Blest, Ani Ucar
Tiffany Mofield had less than a year left on her sentence at the Edna Mahan Correctional Facility for Women in New Jersey when she died.Pilar Belendez-DeSha
"I hope her name makes police enforcement want to tighten up and correct themselves before they make another mistake."Roberto Ferdman, Juanita Ceballos, Nicole Bozorgmir, Rialda Zukic
“The last time I was in the emergency, I don't think there was any air conditioning available in the triage area,” one doctor told VICE News.Angad Singh, Akash Bisht