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The US Is Done Talking to Russia About the Syria Conflict

Russian involvement in renewed bloodshed in the rebel-held city of Aleppo seems to be behind the shutdown of dialogue.
VICE Staff
10.3.16
Stuff

My Time with the Bangladeshi Bloggers Facing Terror and Machete Attacks

We went to Dhaka, where secular bloggers, writers, and publishers are being targeted with brutal methods aimed at suppressing free speech.
Ranbir Singh Sidhu
3.29.16
News

I Helped Conduct ‘The Sun’ Newspaper’s Poll on Muslims and Was Shocked at How It Was Used

The people I polled did not know how to interpret 'sympathy,' and neither did I.
Anonymous
11.24.15
News

A Chat with Producer Alex Chitty About Tonight's Episode of 'VICE' on HBO

We chatted with producer Alex Chitty about the trail of cocaine running from Caracas to a small, strange town in Niger called Agadez.
Mike Pearl
3.27.15
Film

Meet the Filmmaker Who Got a Ten-Minute Standing Ovation at Cannes

We talked to Abderrahmane Sissako about his new film, "Timbuktu," a much-lauded humanist drama set against the sharia occupation of Northern Mali in 2012.
Laya Maheshwari
1.7.15
Stuff

What We Can Learn From Hicks vs. Brandis

David Hicks, a former detainee of Guantanamo Bay, heckled Federal Attorney-General George Brandis at a Human Rights Award ceremony in Sydney.
Girard Dorney
12.12.14
Stuff

Stupid People Are Still Confusing ISIS with Tons of Other ISISes

Unbelievably, despite all the attention and ​award-winning documentaries, some people are still really confused about what ISIS is.
Joel Golby
11.4.14
News

How the Islamic State Turned Horrifying Beheadings into Effective Propaganda

The jihadist group's notorious executions not only horrify the West but excite wannabes worldwide who can't wait to get involved.
Simon Cottee
10.7.14
News

Was the Islamic State Really Behind the Beheading Plot in Australia?

Hundreds of Australian law enforcement officers were involved in an early-morning raid that, authorities say, foiled a terror plot dreamed up by agents of the Islamic State. But an anaylst doubts the notorious Middle Eastern terror group was invovled.
Scott Mitchell
9.18.14
Film

Runaways from Tunisia Search for an Identity in Jihad

Seddik had told his parents that he would be home at 6:30 PM. They called the police to report their son missing. When the police arrived at a suspect’s house, his family said he had already left to fight in Syria shortly after communicating with...
Mat Nashed
8.29.14
News

How the Islamic State Became the Juggernaut It Is Today

The region has always been treacherous ground for foreign intervention, but many of the reasons for Western failure to read the situation in the Middle East are recent, and self-inflicted.
Patrick Cockburn
8.19.14
VICE News

The Rise of British Jihadists in Syria

VICE News goes to Syria to follow Amer Deghayes, a young British Muslim who has joined the fight against Bashar al Assad.
VICE Staff
6.27.14
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