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Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian21 Jun 2018 5:21 a.m. PST

"I was traveling to Iraq for an assignment and one day I went to the frontlines and literally ran into an American guy and I was confused. He wasn't wearing typical U.S camouflage clothing, he just had an AK-47 and said he was volunteering," filmmaker Sebastiano Tomada told Fox News. "I noticed there were more guys like this one around."…

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PMC31721 Jun 2018 6:20 a.m. PST

There's quite a lot of internationals in the Syrian Democratic Forces, so I am not surprised that there's internationals in Iraq too.

Personal logo Cacique Caribe Supporting Member of TMP21 Jun 2018 12:09 p.m. PST

I guess Tomada hasn't been keeping up with the news these last 4 or 5 years. There are lots of volunteers from many Western countries out there, specially among the Kurds.

If he does such poor research about the areas he travels into, I wouldn't trust one bit any of his reports and depictions. That's just plain incompetent and irresponsible.

Dan

Prince Alberts Revenge21 Jun 2018 7:32 p.m. PST

Reading the article, sounds like Tomada spent several years making the documentary. While some of his observations seem a little obvious, at least his observations appear accurate.

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