Kurdistan

ISIS

Two Recently Captured Prisoners Told Us Why They Joined ISIS

The world wants to wash its hands of the people who have escaped the Islamic State.
Matt Broomfield
2.15.19
The VICE News Guide to the World

The VICE News Guide to the World — Week of October 09

VICE News
10.13.17
russia

How a Russian oil giant bankrolled the Kurdish split from Iraq

Greg Walters
10.6.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

NFL teams mount historic protest against Trump, new travel ban applies to eight nations, church shooting suspect charged in Tennessee, and more.
VICE Staff
9.25.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

More than 200 killed after earthquake rocks Mexico, Trump using campaign cash to pay Russia probe lawyers, global leaders criticize his bizarre UN speech, and more.
VICE Staff
9.20.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Team Trump exasperated by North Korea, Georgia Tech student fatally shot by police, dozens arrested at St. Louis protests, and more.
VICE Staff
9.18.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

The White House is requesting $6 billion for Texas aid, Kenya's election results are nullified, cops are worried about more creepy clowns, and more.
VICE Staff
9.1.17
iran

Smugglers risk death and arrest to sneak booze into Iran

Quentin Müller
5.24.17
iran

Artists Joined Forces to Fight the Inauguration | Last Week In Art

And Dippy the Dinosaur says goodbye to London's Natural History Museum.
Nathaniel Ainley
1.9.17
WTF

Kurdistan's Hottest New Restaurant Is... 'Trump Fish'

If you’ve found yourself craving something oily and disgusting, look no further that this new carp-centric restaurant in Duhok!
Jelisa Castrodale
12.7.16
war and conflict

ISIS is still holding nearly 2,000 Yazidi women as slaves

Since the Islamic State swept into Sinjar in August, 2014, the women have been treated as property of the group's fighters, who marry, trade, or sell them.
Benjamin Gilbert
8.20.16
News

The Legendary Tribe That's Fought Everyone from the Ottomans to ISIS

The centuries-old Hamawand tribe clashed with the Ottomans, the British, and Saddam. Now they're fighting the Islamic State—with American help.
Sulome Anderson
6.15.16
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