Islamists

Asia Bibi

A Christian woman acquitted of blasphemy is out of prison. Now her life depends on getting out of Pakistan.

Outraged hardliners want her banned from leaving, and have vowed to paralyze the country is she is allowed to flee.
Tim Hume
11.8.18
Pakistán

Pakistan’s top court acquitted a Christian woman of blasphemy. Now hardliners want the judges dead.

The head of the Islamist TPL has issued an edict that says "the chief justice and all those who ordered the release of Asia deserve death.”
Tim Hume
10.31.18
Islamic State

The Man Behind the Mask? When We Met Islamic State’s Suspected New Executioner

VICE News visited Siddhartha Dhar, also known as Abu Rumaysah, at his garage in East London in 2013, where he talked about his radicalization process and predicted Islamic State "warfare."
Aws al-Jezairy and VICE News
1.5.16
Talking Heads

Talking Heads: Who's Supporting Assad?

VICE News sat down with Charles Glass, who drove through Syria to understand why people still support Bashar al-Assad's regime.
VICE News
5.22.15
VICE UK

The 'Charlie Hebdo' Attack and the Awkward Truths About Our Fetish for 'Free Speech'

Trying to escape from the moral maze of Wednesday's massacre and its aftermath.
Will Self
1.9.15
News

How the Far Right and Conservatives of Europe Reacted to the 'Charlie Hebdo' Massacre

From France to Sweden, right-wing politicians used the attack on the satirical magazine to denounce Islam as a whole.
VICE Staff
1.8.15
africa

Kenyan President Vows War After Militant Group Al-Shabaab Massacres 36 Quarry Workers

Uhuru Kenyatta has said Kenya is under attack from terrorists and threatened to pursue the al-Qaeda-linked Islamist fighters to their base in Somalia.
Sally Hayden
12.2.14
africa

Egyptian Military Targeted in Deadly Attacks as Islamists Mount Anti-Government Protests

At least one army officer was killed by gunmen in Cairo on Friday morning and around 90 Islamists arrested as regime opponents prepared for the largest demonstrations planned in months.
John Beck and Jared Malsin
11.28.14
VICE News

Somalia: The Fight Against al Shabaab

Simon Ostrovsky traveled to Somalia to learn how the militant group al Shabaab evolved from a localized threat to a regional one.​
VICE Staff
11.17.14
africa

British Hostage Freed by Libya Militants As Family Denies Ransom Reports

David Bolam is 'safe and well' after his release, but suggestions that a payment secured his freedom have agitated British authorities.
Tom Breakwell
10.6.14
The Islamic State

The Islamic State (Part 5)

VICE News journeys from the Islamic State powerbase of Raqqa, Syria to the border with Iraq where militants are bulldozing the boundary.
VICE News
8.13.14
The Islamic State

The Islamic State (Part 3)

VICE News joined the "Hisbah" on their daily patrols during Ramadan and witnessed how they are enforcing Sharia in the caliphate.
VICE News
8.13.14
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