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Ghosts of Aleppo

Embedding with the Islamic Front, the rebel group fighting President Assad and the Islamic State.
VICE Staff
9.30.14
VICE News

Ghosts of Aleppo

VICE News accompanies the Islamic Front through their underground tunnels, which they use to move through the city and to bomb enemy positions from below.
VICE News
9.26.14
VICE News

Ghosts of Aleppo

Following the Islamic Front's police force on night patrol through Aleppo's deserted streets.
VICE News
9.25.14
VICE News

Ghosts of Aleppo

Meet the children fending off Assad's forces in Aleppo with homemade grenades.
VICE Staff
9.24.14
VICE News

Ghosts of Aleppo

Embedding with the Islamic Front, the rebel group fighting President Assad and the Islamic State.
VICE Staff
9.23.14
Travel

The Syrian War Keeps Getting Worse for the People of Aleppo

The rebels and the regime have spent 18 months fighting over this city, but soon there may be nothing of it left to fight for.
Hannah Lucinda Smith
4.11.14
News

The Syrian Regime Is Using DIY Barrel Bombs Against Its Citizens

With dozens of fatalities attributed to these bombs on a daily basis, the Syrian Air Force seems to have found itself a successful and low-cost tool for causing widespread destruction in opposition-controlled areas. I caught up with munitions expert...
Oz Katerji
2.14.14
News

Syria's Revolutionaries Are Fighting Back Against Foreign Jihadists

It started with a Facebook post in February 2011. “Together for a Day of Rage in Syria to end the state of emergency in Syria and end corruption." One revolution, two bloody years, and 11 dark months later, came more Facebook posts—this time calling...
Jane Burgess
1.6.14