Syria

Syria

This Heartbreaking Photo Captures the Horrors of Syria's Civil War

The 5-year-old Syrian girl who attempted to save her sister's life later died at the hospital.
Alex Lubben
7.26.19
immigration

Think the Photo of the Drowned Migrant Father and Child Will Change Something? Just Ask Europe.

“The lesson from Europe is we can’t take that moment of compassion for granted — we have to sustain it over time in order to affect policy.”
Tim Hume
6.28.19
Syria

How Assad Is Using Hospital Bombings to Win His War in Syria

“Rather than being a place of healing and refuge, hospitals are now some of the most dangerous places for civilians to be.“
Tim Hume
6.5.19
ISIS

The 'ISIS Matchmaker' Wants to Return to the UK

Tooba Gondal, a notorious British female ISIS recruiter and propagandist, is alive in a camp in Syria—and wants to return to Britain with her two young children.
Simon Cottee
4.4.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

8 years after the Syrian civil war started, these Syrians are still protesting

Hundreds of Syrians are capitalizing on a rare time of calm to protest — again — for the fall of the regime.
Amel Guettatfi
Angad Singh
3.27.19
european refugee crisis

The EU’s dirty work: Violence and abuse at Europe’s doorstep is keeping refugees out

“I will not give in, but the truth is I am afraid. I am afraid I will reach Europe without an eye or a hand because of the beating by the Croatian police.”
Megan Iacobini de Fazio
3.4.19
ISIS

A British ISIS bride wants to come home from Syria. So the UK revoked her citizenship.

“If you have supported terrorist organizations abroad, I will not hesitate to prevent your return.”
Tim Hume
2.20.19
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
iraq

Trump wants to keep U.S. troops in Iraq to spy on Iran. That’s causing big problems in Baghdad.

“We're going to keep watching and we're going to keep seeing and if there's trouble, if somebody is looking to do nuclear weapons or other things."
Tim Hume
2.4.19
Syria

The Assad regime deliberately killed war correspondent Marie Colvin, judge rules

"She was specifically targeted because of her profession."
Tim Hume
2.1.19
personal essay

The Unapologetically Arab Restaurant That Reminded Me America is My Country, Too

At Dyafa, seeing people enjoying my heritage through food felt like a lifelong cloud of hatred was being lifted.
Janelle Lassalle
1.24.19
Syria

Israel announced airstrikes against Iranian forces in Syria in real time on Twitter

“We have started striking Iranian Quds targets in Syrian territory.”
Tim Hume
1.21.19
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