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8 years after the Syrian civil war started, these Syrians are still protesting

Hundreds of Syrians are capitalizing on a rare time of calm to protest — again — for the fall of the regime.
Amel Guettatfi
Angad Singh
3.27.19
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Mueller subpoenas docs related to key Trump figures (including the man himself), Frances McDormand wins best actress, South Korean delegation heads North for talks, and more.
VICE Staff
3.5.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump said to back death penalty for "high-volume" drug dealers, Weinstein Company filing for bankruptcy, Florida Republicans want Parkland sheriff suspended, and more.
VICE Staff
2.26.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump orders ban on bump stocks, Oxfam loses thousands of donors over Haiti scandal, North Korea said to have bailed on meeting Mike Pence, and more.
VICE Staff
2.21.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Dozens killed in latest assault on Syrian rebels, Trump and Mitt Romney play nice, Bieber backs teens on gun control, and more.
VICE Staff
2.20.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Government reopens after another shutdown, US stock market plummets again, Kim Jong-un's sister appears at Winter Olympics, and more.
VICE Staff
2.9.18
war and conflict

Footage Shows Syrian Rebels Parading Caged Prisoners Through the Streets

The prisoners — said to be members of President Bashar al-Assad’s Alawite religious group — are reportedly being held as a tactic to prevent regime airstrikes.
VICE News
11.1.15
This Just In

This Just In: Aftermath of Syrian Airstrike Near Damascus

A Syrian government airstrike struck the town of Hamouriyeh in the Eastern Ghouta region near Damascus on Friday, killing at least 32 people.
VICE News
1.23.15
Here Be Dragons

Are Chemical Weapons Actually Useful in a War?

Bashar Assad gave the US an excuse to enter the war when he used chemical weapons against the Syrian rebels trying to overthrow him, but in this day and age such weapons aren't very effective ways of killing people.
Martin Robbins
9.6.13