VICE News Daily: Beyond The Headlines – August, 11 2014

http://youtu.be/i7hrycS1PKw Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News The VICE News Capsule is a news roundup that looks beyond the headlines. Today: Ukraine's military tightens 'ring' around rebels in Donetsk, Islamic State reportedly kills hundreds of Iraqi Yazidis in the north, Typhoon Halong slams southwest Japan, and Canada is on a mission to claim the North Pole. UKRAINE Military Surrounds ...

Hamas Defiant: Rockets and Revenge (Dispatch 11)

http://youtu.be/e3zcIY6koRY Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News As the 72-hour humanitarian ceasefire entered it's second and third days last week, the people of Gaza used the lull in fighting to take stock of the destruction, flee the fighting, and demonstrate their defiance. VICE News correspondent Henry Langston traveled to the Rafah border gate with Egypt, where hundreds ...

The New Gezi Park Protesters: Istanbul’s Gentrification Wars

http://youtu.be/Ll2RiAVLnVg Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News This weekend’s presidential election in Turkey is as good as decided. The mass protests surrounding Gezi Park, the corruption scandals, the Soma mining accident — none of these incidents will stop the majority of Turks from electing Recep Tayyip Erdogan as president. Among other things, this means that ambitious development ...

The Revolution Turns Against Itself: Russian Roulette (Dispatch 68)

http://youtu.be/NNuFnk_06Fw Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News Clashes in Kiev have escalated between the Kiev Battalions and activists still occupying the city's Maidan Square. With the Kiev Battalions being comprised largely of former Maidan activists, the clashes are further evidence that the revolution that took place last winter is showing signs of splintering and turning against itself. In ...

Grooming Children for Jihad: The Islamic State (Part 2)

http://youtu.be/jzCAPJDAnQA Click here to watch Part 1 now: https://news.vice.com/video/the-islamic-state-part-1 In Part 2 of VICE News’ exclusive look at the emergence of the Islamic State, filmmaker Medyan Dairieh meets an Islamic State member from Belgium who works to indoctrinate some of the youngest members of the group. He also gains further insight into the minds of Islamic State ...

VICE News Daily: Beyond The Headlines – August, 8 2014

http://youtu.be/kz6VbW_j--8 Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News The VICE News Capsule is a news roundup that looks beyond the headlines. Today: top leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge sentenced to life for crimes against humanity, Ukrainian official says pro-Russia rebels meant to shoot down a different commercial flight, Egyptian researcher opens museum of torture, and Libyans flee fighting ...

Recovering the Dead Amid the Ceasefire: Rockets and Revenge (Dispatch 10)

http://youtu.be/TF5TVdUUlq0 Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News The residents of Beit Lahiya and Beit Hanoun, in the northern Gaza Strip, took advantage of the first day of the Egypt-brokered ceasefire between Israel and Hamas on Tuesday, and began returning to their homes to find what was left after almost four weeks of war. Until then, the residents of ...

The Spread of the Caliphate: The Islamic State (Part 1)

http://youtu.be/bsCZzpmbEcs Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News The Islamic State, a hardline Sunni jihadist group that formerly had ties to al Qaeda, has conquered large swathes of Iraq and Syria. Previously known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), the group has announced their intention to reestablish the caliphate and declared their leader, the shadowy ...

Euromaidan Activists Attacked and Arrested in Kiev: Russian Roulette (Dispatch 67)

http://youtu.be/c-a8wMG8Dlk Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News In our latest dispatch from Ukraine, VICE News correspondent Simon Ostrovsky arrives at a scene in Kiev where a group of Euromaidan activists are being detained by a group of men from the Kiev 1 Battalion — a volunteer policing unit made up largely of former Euromaidan activists. The activists ...

VICE News Daily: Beyond The Headlines – August, 7 2014

http://youtu.be/51hDBRuLfJc Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News The VICE News Capsule is a news roundup that looks beyond the headlines. Today: Argentine human rights activist locates stolen grandson after 35-year search, Costa Rican police detain two suspected drug traffickers with more than $1 million stuffed in their truck's spare tires, tribal allies of former Iraqi president Saddam ...