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vice

Waking Up In Another Country (Excerpt from 'The Russians Are Coming: Georgia's Creeping Occupation')

VICE News correspondent Simon Ostrovsky speaks to a man who's home got fenced off, and was told that he no longer lives in Georgia.
VICE News
11.19.15
russia

The Georgia Pipeline (Extra Scene from 'The Russians Are Coming: Georgia's Creeping Occupation')

VICE News correspondent Simon Ostrovsky questions Georgia's Deputy Energy Minister about how their policies may have enabled Russia's increased presence.
VICE News
11.16.15
Europe

The Russians Are Coming: Georgia's Creeping Occupation

VICE News investigates how Georgia is handling Russia’s quiet invasion, and meets those getting caught in the crossfire.
VICE News
11.4.15
Europe

The Russians Are Coming: Georgia's Creeping Occupation (Trailer)

Coming soon: VICE News investigates how Georgia is handling Russia’s quiet invasion, and meets those getting caught in the crossfire.
VICE News
10.27.15
politics

Putin Parties Down with Pop Singers at Rally Celebrating Anniversary of Crimea Annexation

The carefully stage-managed patriotic display included Putin singing the national anthem as some in the crowd enthusiastically chanted his name.
Alec Luhn
3.18.15
The Off the Deep End Issue

A Photographic Survey of Russia’s Borders

Maria Gruzdeva spent four years documenting more than 12,000 miles of land and people.
Maria Gruzdeva
2.20.15
ukraine

Yes, There Are Chechen Fighters in Ukraine, and Nobody Knows Who Sent Them There

Chechnya's president denied sending armed men to fight in Ukraine — but they are there anyway.
Alice Speri
5.28.14
Crimea

Georgia's Former President Warns That Putin Won't Stop at Crimea

He should know; six years ago, under similar circumstances, Putin ordered Russian troops into Georgia and nearly captured the whole country.
VICE News
3.16.14
war and conflict

Russia Is Building a Rural Berlin Wall Through Georgia

The motion-sensitive, barbed wire fence is tearing the country's villages and communities in two.
James Rippingale
2.27.14
News

Russia Is Still Building a 'Rural Berlin Wall' Through Georgia

The barbed-wire fence is advancing farther and farther into Georgian land, dividing families, destroying livelihoods, and casting a worrying sense of uncertainty over the entire region.
James Rippingale
2.27.14