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The War On Drugs

How Speed is Fuelling Wars in The Middle East

The Syrian government have become some of the world’s biggest amphetamine dealers – flooding the Middle East with the drug Captagon to finance their war machine.
The Big Steal

Benazir Bhutto and Asif Ali Zardari

Benazir Bhutto, the former PM of Pakistan was a controversial figure mired in allegations of corruption and accused of acquiring wealth worth over 1.5 billion dollars.

The Sicarios Who Kill for $700

Award-winning photographer Mads Nissen creates connections with his photography, finding moments of passion in war or conflict zones, so his photos can inspire change.
VWN Investigators

How We Broke Netflix's Cheer Sexual Abuse Scandal

After receiving a tip off about sexual misconduct in cheerleading, Marisa Kwiatkowski and Tricia Nadolny from USA Today investigated the system of loopholes that allowed convicted sex offenders to be involved in cheerleading.
VWN Super-Users

Hunting for Russia’s Mega-Rich

VICE World News speaks to an open-source information enthusiast, who’s tracking Russian oligarchs’ superyachts. All to put pressure on governments to end the war.
The Big Steal

Undoing of Bo Xilai

The murder of a business associate marked the beginning of the end of Bo Xilai, who at the height of his power in China’s political establishment, was considered a rival to no-less than Xi Jinping, the current President of China.
VWN Investigators

How Putin's Oligarchs Hide Their Billions

How did oligarch Dmitry Firtash, aka Putin’s ‘Man in Ukraine’, end up buying a tube station in the heart of London? Journalist Oliver Bullough investigates.
The War On Drugs

How Russia Created the World’s Worst Street Drug

Russia’s brutal War on Drugs has led to some of some of the world’s deadliest street drugs and an exploding HIV crisis – and the Russian people have paid the price.
VWN Super-Users

We Uncovered an ISIS Mass Grave

In Syria’s Raqqa, locals talk of an ISIS mass grave. Using drones and online evidence, Human Rights Watch’s Digital Investigations Lab pieces together what happened.

Hunting the Next Global Virus

Bat expert Paul searches the deep caves of Kenya to catch and test bats that may be carrying an undiscovered virus that could cause the next pandemic.
VWN Investigators

How I was Catfished by Someone I Knew

Over sixty characters, thousands of messages and eight years of lies - this could be one of the world’s most sophisticated catfishing scams.
The Big Steal

How Suharto Stole Billions from Indonesia

Indonesian President, Suharto, ruled Indonesia for over three decades, and allegedly amassed the largest ill-gotten fortune in all of Asia. A $35 billion theft, most of which was never recovered continues to haunt Indonesians till this day.