sniper

Good Shot

Canadian sniper breaks world record by taking out Islamic State fighter from two miles away

The highly-trained special forces soldier, from Canada's answer to Seal Team Six, took aim from an apartment building somewhere in Iraq
Justin Ling
6.22.17
360 video

Paralyzed by a Sniper, a Young Syrian Refugee Now Dreams in Virtual Reality

Hybrid documentary 'Bashir's Dream' tells the story of Qusai Bashir Masaama, who was shot in the back by a sniper at 10 years old.
Nathaniel Ainley
4.14.17
Stuff

Do Sociopaths Make Better Soldiers?

Though you might think people who could kill without remorse would make perfect fighters, in reality it can be difficult to make it as a soldier without a conscience.
Sulome Anderson
7.21.15
Hockey

Phil Kessel Was Never Loved in Toronto

Phil Kessel scored a lot of goals for the Leafs. That alone wasn't enough for Toronto fans to ever really embrace him.
Joe Pack
7.2.15
Features

GLaDOS and The Sniper: A Voice Acting Love Story

Meet Ellen McLain and John Patrick Lowrie, the grandparents of video game voice over acting.
Jagger Gravning
3.31.15
Terraform

Headshot

In Afghanistan in the not-too-distant future, US soldiers share their headsets and POV with spectators from back home. In order to get authorization to fire, all they need is enough upvotes.
​Julian Mortimer Smith
3.2.15
Hockey

Greatness, Murder, and the Last Days: Dany Heatley's Rise and Fall from NHL Stardom

Banished to minor league purgatory, can one of hockey's great snipers find his game again? Will the NHL even care if he does?
Joshua Kloke
2.5.15
Film

Is Jane Fonda Right About 'American Sniper'?

Critics of American Sniper have presupposed the American public is too stupid to appreciate the film's nuances.
Mayukh Sen
2.4.15
War Games

Stalking Snipers at Fuerzas Comando (Extra Scene from 'The Special Ops Olympics')

In this extra scene, VICE News looks on with judges of the Fuerzas Comando special ops exercise as snipers compete in stalking their targets while remaining undetected.
VICE News
1.5.15
News

A Visit to the Turkish Clinic Where Students Are Fitting Syrians with New Legs

With the Syrian Civil War still in a deadlock, and the regime’s continuing campaign of indiscriminate mass bombings, more patients will find their way to al Masri's clinic. After their visits, many will return to the front lines a few days later.
Jimmy Thomson and Emma Jarratt
6.3.14
PROTESTS

The FBI Is Hiding Details About An Alleged Occupy Houston Assassination Plot

The Bureau is stonewalling an effort to learn more about a plan to kill leaders of the Occupy movement with “suppressed sniper rifles.”
Maxwell Barna
3.21.14
The Comics Issue

Vice Comics

Hipster Hunter
Kaz Strzepek
5.1.06