Military and War

Al Qaeda Informant

Al Qaeda Informant

Did Ali Abdullah Saleh, the former president of Yemen, nurture the rise of the Al Qaeda organization, and work in concert with its efforts to reign terror in the region? This is just one of the explosive allegations brought forth by Hani Muhammad...

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Rethink Afghanistan

Rethink Afghanistan

The United States military embedded itself in Afghanistan in response to the sinister threat of terrorism. Rethink Afghanistan examines this conflict nearly 15 years removed from the attacks of September 11, 2011 which inspired it. In the process, it asks a series of...

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Her War: Women Vs. ISIS

Her War: Women Vs. ISIS

In the Syrian town of Serekaniye, the people live under constant threat from the unimaginable atrocities of ISIS. The revealing documentary Her War: Women vs. ISIS places us directly in the belly of this region, and explores the surprising and significant number of...

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The Road to Mosul

The Road to Mosul

This installment of Vice News puts viewers on the front lines of Mosul, where Kurdish soldiers known as Peshmerga are the only remaining ground forces fighting against the Islamic State (IS) in Northern Iraq. Reporter Aris Roussinos and his camera team join the...

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ISIS: On the Frontline

ISIS: On the Frontline

In the past several years, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), has forcefully taken a stronghold in regions throughout the Middle East, and the prominence of their singular brand of terror continues to expand on a daily basis. Few of the...

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Private Armies

Private Armies

Private Armies gives viewers an inside look at the workings of private military firms, including those they employ, how they operate, and how they are funded. The audience is privy to the training regimens required for private security officials, from arms management to...

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ISIS: "Islamic" Extremism?

ISIS: "Islamic" Extremism?

For many throughout the world, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, otherwise known as ISIS, has come to represent the modern day boogeyman. Characterized by vicious acts of violence, forced conversions, kidnappings and beheadings, their campaign of terror is projected into our...

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Cadets

Cadets

Cadets, is similar to many Vice News documentaries in that it covers a subject that isn't often addressed in mainstream media, but affects the lives of many and is truly worth taking a deeper look into. While the films' exploration of the 46,000...

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Operation Persuasion

Operation Persuasion

More journalists were sent to cover the beginning of the Iraq Invasion in the early 2000's than were in Vietnam at the height of that war, and they were given more access both in governmental allowance and via more advanced technological means than...

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Battle at Home

Battle at Home

The reputation of the American soldier is one of valor and bravery, an image that continues to be sold to young patriots in an effort to recruit them into the military. However, the reality of war and its long-term psychological consequences is a...

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