Nick Turse

Democratic Republic of Congo

Months after an ethnic cleansing campaign, fresh violence rocks Congo ahead of election

“Organizing and holding elections in such an environment will likely prove very difficult.”
Nick Turse
12.20.18
US military

Exclusive: The U.S. has more military operations in Africa than the Middle East

“We are extremely lucky that there have not been more situations like Niger.”
Nick Turse
12.12.18
DRC

A slaughter in silence

How a brutal ethnic cleansing campaign in DRC was made worse by Trump's "America First" policies and the world's neglect.
Nick Turse
8.1.18
DRC

How we reported this story

From February to April, I spoke with more than 300 people — including community leaders, current and former government officials, soldiers and high-ranking military officers, activists, analysts, U.N. officials, and aid workers. But the vast majority of m
Nick Turse
8.1.18
DRC

The survivors of Ituri’s ethnic cleansing campaign

While no seven individuals can stand in for the more than 300 people I interviewed for this project, these particular voices offer a representative portrait of the violence and hardships faced by, and the incredible resilience of, so many of their fellow
Nick Turse
8.1.18
africa

An ethnic cleansing campaign may be underway in the Democratic Republic of Congo, a VICE News investigation reveals

“This may be genocide."
Nick Turse
3.12.18
africa

Everything we know about what U.S. special ops are doing in 33 African nations

Nick Turse
11.29.17
africa

The U.S. military is conducting secret missions all over Africa

U.S. military presence in Africa is already huge and still growing.
Nick Turse
10.25.17
africa

The U.S. is waging a massive shadow war in Africa, exclusive documents reveal

Nick Turse
5.18.17