camps

Homelessness

The Homelessness Crisis Is Getting So Bad That Cities Are Now Building Their Own Camps

"It’s just to make things more manageable because it’s so bad in the streets."
Emma Ockerman
7.16.19
Rohingya

Recovering the Dead (Excerpt From 'Escape From Myanmar')

In this excerpt from 'Escape From Myanmar,' VICE News goes to Malaysia, where a maritime authority has the grim task of recovering the bodies of drowned migrants who attempted the deadly sea journey from Myanmar.
VICE News
2.22.16
Muslims

Fleeing Persecution (Extra Scene From 'Escape From Myanmar')

In this extra scene from "Escape From Myanmar," VICE News visits Malaysia’s Klang District to meet some of the Rohingya people who left Myanmar in search of a better life.
VICE News
2.18.16
Myanmar

Escape From Myanmar

VICE News travels to Myanmar to speak with the Rohingya people living in government-controlled camps, and also investigates what happens to those who flee the country and cross the dangerous seas to Malaysia.
VICE News
2.9.16
HUMAN RIGHTS

Escape From Myanmar (Trailer)

VICE News travels to Myanmar to speak with the Rohingya people living in government-controlled camps, and also investigates what happens to those who flee the country and cross the dangerous seas to Malaysia.
VICE News
2.2.16
africa

US Citizen Defects from al Shabaab as Group Contends with Competing Islamic State

The man told Reuters that he found the group's ideology "totally wrong," but al Shabaab sources told other outlets that he had recently aligned himself with the Islamic State — an offense that the al Qaeda affiliate punishes with death.
Reuters and VICE News
12.8.15
africa

Kenya Destroys Suspected al Shabaab Camps As Group Argues About the Islamic State

Security forces are in the middle of a months-long operation in the Boni forest to push out suspected militants and thwart their ability to wage attacks within Kenya after a string of high-profile attacks.
Kayla Ruble
11.11.15
africa

Kenya Hits Back After University Massacre With Airstrikes on al Shabaab in Somalia

In the first military action after the massacre that killed 148 people last week at Garissa University College, Kenya’s air force launched strikes on al Shabaab targets in Somalia.
Kayla Ruble
4.6.15
Stuff

What It's Like to be a Rohingya Refugee for 23 Years

"I am not a citizen of any country. The Myanmar government says I am not Burmese, I am not Bangladeshi, and I'm not Australian."
Mojib as told to Lauren Gillin
1.28.15
africa

US General Says the Islamic State Has Training Camps in Libya

A couple of hundred IS fighters are estimated to be at training sites in eastern Libya but military action will not be taken for now, a US army commander said.
John Beck
12.4.14
Syria

The WFP Needs Cyber Monday Dollars to Feed Syrian Refugees

Today, the WFP announced that it will have to suspend its food voucher assistance program for Syrian refugees unless it can drum up $64 million, stat. And what do you know: it's Cyber Monday.
Hilary Pollack
12.1.14
Stuff

Here She Is, Miss Holocaust Survivor 2012

Everyone loves Holocaust survivors and beauty pageants, so why hasn’t someone combined the two? That was the exact thought of Israeli charity Yad Ezer L’Haver (“Helping Hand”), which in late June held a competition in Haifa to crown a Miss Holocaust...
Jamie Clifton
8.24.12
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