Aris Roussinos

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What the Hell Is Happening With Migrants in Greece?

Turkey opened its border to Greece in a cynical play for cash. That move tipped an increasingly anti-migration continent over the edge.
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Vice News Tonight

Greek Islanders Want the Refugee Crisis Over — and the Migrants Gone

With the tourist economy devastated, the locals feel angry and abandoned by both the Greek government and the EU as a whole.
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This Could Be Trump’s Next Disaster in Syria

”This plan can't survive in Syria. I doubt it could even survive for long in the Trump White House”​
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Trump’s Betrayal of the Kurds Is as Incoherent as It Is Dangerous

The Turkish incursion into Syria is almost certain to be a tragedy for the region’s vulnerable minorities, but the chain of events it is liable to set into motion are far easier to dread than accurately foresee.
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Greece and Turkey Are Playing Dangerous War Games on the Aegean Sea

“It seems to me at times that whenever a top official from Turkey makes a statement, it is a statement that involves talk of war.”
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VICE News Tonight on HBO

The First May Day Protest for France's "Yellow Vests" Turned Remarkably Violent

Police fired tear gas on protestors in Paris. Yellow Vests hope that will help their cause.
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VICE News Tonight on HBO

Inside the brutal, final battle against ISIS in Syria

VICE News embeds on the front lines of the final fight against ISIS in Syria
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VICE News Tonight on HBO

How Hungary's Orban is winning support by out-socializing the socialists

“Social policy and family policy are important in terms of legitimizing the illiberal road Orban is building for us in Hungary.”
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How Trump’s sudden withdrawal from Syria is bringing the Kurds and Assad together

Syria's Kurds have turned to regime forces for protection from Turkey.
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Inside Cameroon’s bloody war over the English language

“We are fighting for freedom. We have no freedom.”
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The U.S. destroyed Raqqa to defeat ISIS. Locals don't know if they'll ever rebuild it

“Raqqa paid the price for the entire world.”
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VICE News Tonight on HBO

These are the soldiers pushing out what's left of ISIS in Syria

With the Islamic State group almost defeated in eastern Syria, the U.S.-backed Deir Ezzor Military Council finds itself squaring up against the Assad regime.
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