Westerners Join Iraqi Christian Militia to Fight Islamic State

Christians from the U.S. and U.K. to risk their lives defending religious freedom

By Published on February 15, 2015

Thousands of foreigners have flocked to Iraq and Syria in the past two years, mostly to join Islamic State, but a handful of idealistic Westerners are enlisting as well, citing frustration their governments are not doing more to combat the ultra-radical Islamists or prevent the suffering of innocents.

http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/02/15/us-mideast-crisis-iraq-foreignfighters-idUSKBN0LJ0LI20150215?irpc=932

Read the article “Westerners Join Iraqi Christian Militia to Fight Islamic State” on reuters.com.

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