Paranoia and Purges: The Dark and Dirty Battle for Power in Rebel-Held Ukraine
In exclusive interviews with commanders, VICE News reveals the extrajudicial killings and atmosphere of Soviet-style paranoia that have subsumed the rebel-held areas in Ukraine.
How the War in Ukraine Is Causing a Rise in HIV Infections
Ukraine's drug addicts have always been at risk for deadly diseases, but the precarious economic situation and the war has only increased the danger of contagion.
Why Russia Spent 2015 Half-Assing It in Ukraine
Russia would seem to have enough firepower to squish Ukraine in a heartbeat if it wanted to. So why, almost two years after it all started, is Vladimir Putin still stuck fighting there?