peace talks


Trump Just Blew Up a Peace Deal With the Taliban Because They Wouldn't Let Him Take All The Credit

The fate of more than 5,000 U.S. troops who were going to come home from America's longest war is now unclear.
David Gilbert
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Afghan interpreters are terrified about a possible U.S. deal with the Taliban

Some former Afghan interpreters have come to live in the U.S. and they’re worried about the peace talks with the Taliban
Ben Anderson
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Afghanistan doesn't foresee a pause in fighting anytime soon

ISIS claimed responsibility for an attack on the presidential palace while Ghani was delivering Eid prayers

WTF happens now with North Korea?

We asked an expert who understands Trump.
Keegan Hamilton

The VICE Morning Bulletin

At least one Trump ally says he is a tax "genius," Kim Kardashian was robbed at gunpoint at her hotel in Paris, Colombian voters reject the FARC peace deal, and more.
VICE Staff
middle east

The Syrian military just extended a ceasefire, but Syrians are still dying

The previous truce came and went with no noticeable decrease in violence across the country, and government forces are advancing in Aleppo.
VICE News and Reuters

Colombia's Second Largest Guerrilla Group Agrees to Start Peace Talks

While talks continue with the FARC, Colombia and its smaller rebel force ELN announced Wednesday they will also begin formal peace negotiations.
Nathaniel Janowitz
middle east

US and Russia Agree to a 'Cessation of Hostilities' and More Humanitarian Aid in Syria

US Secretary of State John Kerry said Thursday that a halt in fighting should take place in a week — but the deal doesn't involve the Islamic State.
VICE News and Reuters
war and conflict

Syrian Peace Talks Have Already Been Delayed — But the UN Insists They Will Happen

UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura hopes to begin talks in Geneva on Friday rather than Monday, with notes initially being passed between staggered gatherings of rebel factions and officials from Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime.
Samuel Oakford
middle east

Here's Why the Latest Spate of Violence Between Israelis and Palestinians Won’t Stop Soon

More than 100 Israelis and Palestinians have been killed in a two-month spate of violence that shows no signs of dying down. We take a look at some of the reasons why it won't slow in the near future.
Harriet Salem

Colombian Rebels Gun Down 11 Soldiers and a Cop in an Ambush

The ambush marked a dramatic intensification of attacks against the security forces by Colombia’s second-largest rebel group and took place in the midst of exploratory peace talks with the government.
Joe Parkin Daniels

South Sudan's President Refuses to Endorse Peace Deal as Deadline Passes

The agreement gives President Salva Kiir a majority stake in a transitional government. Rebel leader Riek Machar expressed shock to reporters after learning that Kiir had declined to sign.
Johnny Magdaleno