Have Gun, Will Travel

A story of two Americans who risked their lives in the Kurdish-led fight against ISIS

Chris at the YPG International Academy with the International Revolutionary People’s Guerrilla Forces flag. Image Credit: Heval Nestor
YPG International commemorating martyrs outside Raqqa. Image Credit: Chris Helali
Hunter and his team team at the front line near Girê Xurma‎ (Tell Tamr). Image Credit: Hunter Pugh
On the front during the advance to Raqqa. Image Credit: Chris Helali
Chris outside the TKP/ML-TIKKO base in Serê Kaniyê‎ (Ras al-Ayn). Image Credit: Heval Nestor

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