Syria

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The War On Drugs
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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.
VICE NEWS TONIGHT / S6 EP9
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Thursday, February 3, 2022

The leader of ISIS has died in a special forces operation in Syria. VICE News breaks down what it means for ISIS and the U.S. strategy in the region.
RISE UP / S1 EP2
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Arab Spring

The Arab Spring toppled authroitarian governments across the Middle East.
VICE News Shorts
8:54

Inside Idlib: The Plight of Civilians in Syria’s Last Rebel Stronghold

“It’s an indescribable fear”
Terror / Clip
4:54

Fighting ISIS

In Iraq, Suroosh speaks to the soldiers on the frontline of the fight against ISIS and experiences the violence of the conflict firsthand.
Terror / Clip
4:59

The Formation of the Islamic State

Suroosh tracks the origins of the Islamic State from an American prison camp in Iraq and a 1400 year old religious prophecy.
Terror / S1 EP5
44:21

The Islamic State

Suroosh returns to Iraq to investigate the brutal rise of The Islamic State.
Foreign Fighter Diary / Clip
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Interrogating Foreign Fighters | Diary of a Combat Medic (Part 2/3)

This is Swedish Kurdish combat medic Firat’s video diary from when he returned to Syria to fight to last battle against ISIS.
Foreign Fighter Diary / Clip
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What to Pack for War in Syria | Diary of a Combat Medic (Part 1/3)

Swedish Kurdish combat medic Firat shares his first video diary from when he returned to Syria to fight to last battle against ISIS.
VICE News Shorts / Extra Scene
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This Palestinian and Syrian duo race to make a fake news game in 54 hours

VICE News meets two video game developers from Palestine and Syria, who teamed up to make a video game about fake news.
VICE News Shorts
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How Trump has ramped up the war on terror

In President Trump’s first year as commander-in-chief, U.S. military activity intensified in nearly every theater of war he inherited, a VICE News review of publicly available information on military operations shows.
VICE News Tonight on HBO
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Will Syria’s war criminals ever face trial?

VICE News talks to current member of the Syrian War Crime Commission Karen Koning AbuZayd and Carla del Ponte, who just quit the commission in protest.
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