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Terror / Clip
6:21

Boko Haram Kidnappings

Boko Haram has forced dozens of girls to carry bombs because they attract less suspicion. Suroosh meets one of the few of them who managed to survive.
Terror / Clip
4:04

The Origins of Boko Haram

Suroosh speaks to Aisha Wakil, a lawyer who knew members of Boko Haram before the group declared jihad against the Nigerian government.
Terror / Clip
4:06

Rehabilitation for Former Al-Shabaab Soldiers

Fartuun Adan returned to Mogadishu to continue the mission started by her husband, peace activist Elman Ali Ahmed, prior to his assassination. She now heads up intervention initiatives with the goal of rehabilitating former child soldiers.
Terror / Clip
5:03

The Battle for Somalia

Suroosh Alvi traces the evolution of Al-Shabaab, a terrorist group that has dominated Somalia for more than a decade.
Terror / Clip
1:00

TERROR (Series Trailer)

Suroosh Alvi meets with activists, victims, government officials, and soldiers on both sides of the war on terror, to investigate the brutal and sometimes surprising history of the most notorious Islamic terror organizations.
Terror / Extra Scene
1:30

Gyoza Refugee (Deleted Scene)

In a deleted scene from TERROR, VICE founder Suroosh Alvi speaks to a refugee about militants who slaughtered hundreds of civilians from his Nigerian hometown of Gyoza.
Terror / Extra Scene
4:06

What is the Islamic State's relationship with Al Qaeda? (Deleted Scene)

In a deleted scene from TERROR, VICE founder Suroosh Alvi talks to former FBI Investigator Ali Soufan on the Islamic State and Al Qaeda
Terror / Extra Scene
4:20

Why Suicide Bombers Target this Restaurant in Somalia (Deleted Scene)

This restaurant has been attacked four times by suicide bombers
Terror / Extra Scene
2:08

How strong is Al Qaeda today (Deleted Scene)

VICE founder Suroosh Alvi talks to author Yaroslav Trofimov on the goals and position of al Qaeda in Yemen today
VICE News Specials
1:01:54

Ghosts of Aleppo (Full Length)

VICE News followed the Islamic Front as they battled to retain control of the capital of the Syrian revolution.