Fighting the Islamic State with Iraq’s Golden Division: The Road to Fallujah
VICE News embedded with Iraq’s Golden Division Special Forces as they launched an offensive against the Islamic State in the Western province of Anbar.
How ISIS Is Using Food to Recruit New Fighters
Not only are entrapped families subsisting on a diet of stale dates, but ISIL militants are actively attempting to recruit new members with the enticement of the basic sustenance of life: food.
Why the Fight Between Iran and Saudi Arabia Isn't About Religion
Though the spark was the execution of a prominent Shiite cleric in the Sunni Kingdom, it's really domestic politics, regional insecurity, falling oil prices, and other factors that are driving the confrontation.
The Speaker of Iran’s Parliament Just Toured an Underground Bunker Filled With Missiles
The video is the latest sign that, despite the signing of a landmark nuclear deal between Iran and world powers last summer, the conventional arms race in the Middle East is continuing at pace.
Angry Protesters Ransack and Torch Saudi Embassy in Iran After Mass Execution
Saudi Arabia’s execution of prominent Shiite cleric Nimr al-Nimr and 46 others triggered unrest across the Middle East on Saturday.