VICE News Daily: Beyond The Headlines – December 09, 2014

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: Afghan Taliban target police headquarters in Kandahar, hundreds of Amazon.com workers walk off the job in Germany, depopulation is causing Japan’s villages and towns to vanish, and senior official of al Qaeda’s Yemen branch condemns beheadings by Islamic State militants. AFGHANISTAN Taliban Fighters Target Police Headquarters in Kandahar At least five people were killed in the attack, a somber reminder of the threat the country’s fledgling military faces with the departure of foreign troops. GERMANY Amazon Workers Go On Strike, Again Labor union Verdi announced that 500 employees walked off the job on Monday and more will follow suit if the online retailer doesn’t meet their salary demands. JAPAN Depopulation and the Disappearing Countryside Low birth rates and a rapidly aging population leave more scarecrows than actual people in the southwestern village of Nagoro. YEMEN Senior Al Qaeda Official Criticizes Islamic State’s Beheadings Military commander Nasser bin Ali al Ansi condemns the group’s tactic as ‘un-Islamic’ and ‘very barbaric.’ Check out the VICE News beta for more: http://vicenews.com Follow VICE News here: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vicenews Twitter: https://twitter.com/vicenews Tumblr: http://vicenews.tumblr.com/ Instagram: http://instagram.com/vicenews

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VICE News Daily: Beyond The Headlines – December 09, 2014

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: Afghan Taliban target police headquarters in Kandahar, hundreds of Amazon.com workers walk off the job in Germany, depopulation is causing Japan’s villages and towns to vanish, and senior official of al Qaeda’s Yemen branch condemns beheadings by Islamic State militants. AFGHANISTAN Taliban Fighters Target Police Headquarters in Kandahar At least five people were killed in the attack, a somber reminder of the threat the country’s fledgling military faces with the departure of foreign troops. GERMANY Amazon Workers Go On Strike, Again Labor union Verdi announced that 500 employees walked off the job on Monday and more will follow suit if the online retailer doesn’t meet their salary demands. JAPAN Depopulation and the Disappearing Countryside Low birth rates and a rapidly aging population leave more scarecrows than actual people in the southwestern village of Nagoro. YEMEN Senior Al Qaeda Official Criticizes Islamic State’s Beheadings Military commander Nasser bin Ali al Ansi condemns the group’s tactic as ‘un-Islamic’ and ‘very barbaric.’ Check out the VICE News beta for more: http://vicenews.com Follow VICE News here: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vicenews Twitter: https://twitter.com/vicenews Tumblr: http://vicenews.tumblr.com/ Instagram: http://instagram.com/vicenews

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