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The VICE Guide to Right Now

Donald Trump Paid Tribute to the Heroes of '7-Eleven' During a Speech in New York

People across the internet flocked to share their brilliant "Slurpees can't melt steel beams" jokes.
Helen Donahue
4.19.16
Design

Hyper-Detailed Illustrations Imagine the Cities of the Future

Austrian design duo Atelier Olschinsky unleashes their newest series of digitally manipulated imaginations of urban chaos.
Sami Emory
4.20.15
Fashion

You Should Try Dressing Like an Area 51 Escapee

Moon boots and weird metallic fingers are the new black.
Millicent Hailes
8.5.14
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Journey to Golan

In May 2013, Syrian rebels took control of the heavily disputed border between Israel and Syria. Seven months later, they were joined by FSA forces from Daraa. Now, various Islamic tribal factions and militant religious groups have banded together with...
VICE Staff
6.11.14
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The Destruction of Daraa

Three years after it began, rebels are still in a deadlocked civil war with President Bashar al Assad and his sympathizers. VICE went to Daraa to see out where the revolution started, where it continues, and where the loss to the people of Syria can be...
VICE Staff
6.6.14
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The Destruction of Daraa

Three years after it began, rebels are still in a deadlocked civil war with President Bashar al Assad and his sympathizers. VICE went to Daraa to see out where the revolution started, where it continues, and where the loss to the people of Syria can be...
VICE Staff
6.5.14
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The Destruction of Daraa

Three years after it began, rebels are still in a deadlocked civil war with President Bashar al Assad and his sympathizers.
VICE Staff
6.4.14
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The Destruction of Daraa

VICE went to Daraa to see out where the revolution started, where it continues, and where the loss to the people of Syria can be seen on every bombed-out street corner.
VICE Staff
6.3.14
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Syria's Illegal Oil Wells

For four decades, the al-Assad regime struck deals with Western oil companies that made Syria into a bona fide oil-exporting nation—until 2011's international sanctions in response to the regime's crackdown on the antigovernment protests.
VICE Staff
1.21.14
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Mali

'Ground Zero - Mali' was shot in Gao, Mali, on February 21, 2013. It's basically the first legitimate combat footage to come out of the war there. Normally the French ban journalists from the frontlines and film a sanitized version of the fighting...
VICE Staff
12.23.13
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Za'atari Refugee Camp

The Za'atari refugee camp in Jordan is a disturbing reflection of just how bad the civil war in Syria has gotten. When it opened, Za'atari had just 100 families. Today, it has about 120,000 residents.
VICE Staff
10.3.13
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Aleppo's Child Nurse

As Assad’s troops and the FSA battle in the middle of Aleppo, Dar al-Shifa’a hospital serves as the only option for birthing mothers. VICE photographer and videographer Robert King recently visited the hospital, where he met and interviewed a 14-year...
Robert King
7.25.13
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