soldiers

Photography

Techno, Turbo-Folk and NATO Bombs: Photos of the Decade Serbia Changed Forever

Srđan Veljović captured all the things Serbians tried to do in order to get on with their lives in times of war.
Marko Ignjatović
2.22.17
Stuff

Spending Time with the Teenagers Training to Be Soldiers

Guns, berets, polish and soup: life in the army for a 16-year-old can be strange.
Joel Golby
10.16.16
Gallery

Photos of Fresh-Faced New Army Recruits in Training

What you learn from watching army rookies spend three months surviving in the wilderness and coming to terms with death as an occupational hazard.
Denis Meyer
7.4.16
Photo

Photos of the Absurdity of Modern Warfare

Christoph Bangert's new photo book, <i>Hello Camel</i>, exposes the surreal and darkly comic side of today's wars.
Bruno Bayley, Photos: Christoph Bangert
6.2.16
Stuff

Jump Until You Barf: Greek Soldiers Remember the Worst Hazing Rituals They Had to Endure

Greek men are welcomed into their mandatory military service with a number of humiliating rituals.
Pavlos Toubekis, Photos: Alexandros Avramidis
5.23.16
Food

I Lived on an Italian Soldier's Field Ration for a Day

According to doomsday preppers, the Italian field ration for soldiers is the best there is.
Mattia Salvia
4.21.16
VICE INTL

On the Front Lines with International Volunteers Fighting ISIS in Syria

VICE Germany heads to Syria to meet the foreigners who left their homes and families to join the Kurdish ground troops in the fight against the Islamic State.
VICE Staff
4.11.16
Photo

Photos from the Everyday Lives of Young Female Israeli Soldiers

Mayan Toledano
3.16.16
Stuff

'Escape From Baghdad' Is the 'Slaughterhouse Five' of the Iraq War

Saad Hossain researched his darkly humorous novel by reading the blogs of soldiers serving in Iraq.
Colby Buzzell
5.3.15
VICE INTL

Russian Grave Robbers

A group of "black diggers" have come together to illegally unearth the remains of World War II soldiers and sell the military artifacts.
VICE Staff
3.21.15
Stuff

The New Occupation of Paris

Immediately following the 'Charlie Hébdo' shootings, over 10,000 soldiers were stationed at "vulnerable locations" throughout Paris.
Harriet Alida Lye
3.11.15
Stuff

The Romanian Army Are Developing a Bulletproof Vest for Women

Until now, female soldiers around the world have just been using men's vests in smaller sizes.
VICE Staff
3.9.15
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