VICE News Daily: Beyond The Headlines – January 21, 2015

Subscribe to VICE News here: The VICE News Capsule is a news roundup that looks beyond the headlines. Today: Turkish authorities target Erdogan opponents in wiretapping raids, dozens of migrants accuse French police of brutality in Calais, Italian police bust mafia drug ring in Rome, and India’s tiger population is up by almost a third in four years. TURKEY Erdogan Opponents the Focus of Wiretapping Raids Twenty-three people detained in investigations of TIB, the telecommunications authority and TUBITAK, Turkey’s Scientific and Technological Research Council. FRANCE Migrants Accuse Police of Brutality in Calais Human Rights Watch report details allegations of beatings and the use of pepper spray on dozens of people, including children. ITALY Police Bust Calabrian Mafia Drug Ring Dozens of mobsters were arrested and more than 1,300 pounds of cocaine and hashish were confiscated in the raids. The operation illustrates how the ‘Ndrangheta mafia has turned Rome into a strategic base. INDIA Tiger Population Up 30 Percent in Four Years The government attributes the increase to its efforts to streamline conservation. Check out VICE News for more: Follow VICE News here: Facebook: Twitter: Tumblr: Instagram: More videos from the VICE network:

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