TRAVELING ACROSS IRAQ FOR 7 DAYS (Kurdistan)

Birt 28 feb 2021
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This week, I traveled to the beautiful country of Iraq. All my life I'd heard of the war in Iraq and how dangerous it was to visit, but I wanted to go there and explore if for myself to hear the stories that didn't make it into the media. So, along with Drew Binsky, Lexie Alford and Cory Martin, we were taken around Iraqi Kurdistan by our amazing guide, Baderkhan.
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Thank you to Baderkhan for taking us around Kurdistan!
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  • HER BİJİ KURD Û KURDISTAN😊

  • God blesse ❤❤❤

  • تحيه كل كردستان من الديوانية رفعتو راسنا كلنا العراق 😘😘😘😘🙏🇮🇶🇮🇶🇮🇶🙏

  • lol. kurds never kicked saddam out of north iraq, opposite they kissed his feet even tho he massacred them, they did not fight him they was slaves for him. i cant believe they have balls to say they kicked that evil bastard saddam out of north iraq lol. there is so many evidence on the internet prooving otherwise and they were kissing his feet lmao.

  • I’m from sulaimani and it just makes me so proud seeing these videos.

  • At 13:17 He's right about giving and taking positive energy! It certainly made me smile. This is the reason I love Yes Theory. The kind of stories we get to see from their perspective is just amazing! I love Yes Theory! I love drew binsky! I love Lexi! And last but not least, I love Barakhan!! Peace

  • Please do not repeat the word Iraq ... You are here in the land of the Kurds (Kurdistan) and we are the people of Kurdistan, "most of us" do not like to hear the word Iraq on its land, because we have been subjected to injustice and persecution at the hands of the Iraqis .... and also because we deserve to be an independent state as a natural right We have (self-determination), and this is what Iraq and the neighboring countries do not want

  • What a different perspective you guys have given on the Middle East... makes me happy and sad at the same time. I live in the states and was a young adult when 9/11 happened. It truly had skewed my thoughts on the Middle East in such an unfair and biased way. Thank you for sharing this.

  • dude.this is my first ever video of your channel and guys... it touched my heart, the people, his kindness, hospitality, smiles and vibes. love u so much guys and I feel lucky to find your channel.

  • I truly enjoyed your video and you guys are awesome. Lots of love from a Kurdish woman

  • Hello! as a Iraqi women, I gotta say that this video was really warming to the eye and ears both in aesthetics and background info. I'm really grateful for the way you expressed Iraqs beauty and hospitality, thanks for addressing the Iraqi history since it's not really brought up too much. I appreciate your work well done!

  • "If you have more than you need ... build a bigger table, not a higher wall!" ... not sure who said this, but he was SO RIGHT!

  • That was so nice to could see my control gain I've not for along time seen my Country becouse the War of the facking ES thatway I live right now in Germany and you are welcome in Irak and I wish that u can vist the great country Iraq OMG finally I saw my country like I was also in Duhok and there are many beautiful place that you wasn't there ❤❤❤🙏🏼🙏🏼

  • Kurdistan for independence from Iraq Iran Turkey the time has come to give the kurds a homeland they can call their own country shame on the British and French governments of the 1920s for not giving the kurds their own country

  • Southern Iraq holds so many bad memories for me. The fight for basra opened my eyes to war as a fresh 18 year old just out of basic training a few weeks before the invasion the initial battle wasn't bad it was what came after it the suicide bombings then blue on blue friendly fire incidents that really freaked me out a little. Couldn't sleep for about two days when home on R&R in the mid summer I seen the vivid image of a young girl laying halved in two from a mahdi army ied. I dont know why I didn't leave the army in 04 when I got home instead I stayed in the military until I was left severely injured and disabled in 2010 in nad-e-ali I wish I had listened to my mother and my girlfriend now my wife at the time when I came home in 04 maybe I just would have my sanity and my limbs on the right side

  • she soooo f'ing baaaad. i mean for real dude, she bad af

  • I would follow Baderkhan into battle. He seems like a great soul, a true gentleman.

  • how much does it cost to go on a trip like this? I'm really starting to take travel more seriously

  • Kurdistan is my heart Welcome To Kurdistan Bro ❤️ ☀️ 💚 ✌🏻 😍

  • Its cute how their message can be heard by people/places u never knew would reach 😭

  • I rarely write comments but this.... This is one of the most powerful video I have ever watched. It makes me want to cry and then smile over and over.

  • Great to see Christian church in iraq amazing people amazing country peace and love

  • ffs this isn't iraq. it's kurdustan. so your clickbait thumbnail is bullshit. unsubsribed, whie people taking advantage of the 3rd world for views as usual.

  • I'm from India & follow one of the world's oldest religion : Zoroastrian which was followed in Persia as well as throughout the region. Who is this wonderful, marvelous & ever so inspiring person from Kurdistan? I am so motivated by his outlook to life & the way he says ' when you laugh, you give as much of positive energy to get it back ' Is he a ISmem'er too ? Can I subscribe to his channel ? May the Good lord bless him always. 🙏

  • Good job

  • Who wants to go to Iraq ?🤩😍

  • I am a Yazidi girl 💜🙏🏻

  • I cannot describe how good this video is and the other contents. Indeed, Yes Theory is more than a ISmem channel. I am so grateful these people exist.

  • "With love we can change everything." What a great way to end the video.

  • I think of the Kurds and my stay there often.

  • That was not fucking iraq it is Kurdistan

  • کوردستان اربیل حلو

  • Love Bader. So much positivity. Got a different perspective about iraq

  • oldest Orthodox monastery in the world guys is the Greek Orthodox monastery in SINAI which is the ST Catherine's monastery (Egypt ) and St Anthony in Egypt

  • Is someone cutting onions?? 🥺

  • This isn't Iraq. Not even close. Can't stand the ignorance behind all of this

  • this gave me goosbumps in every way possible, I have always wanted to visit Iraq but I'm banned by my passport to be there :( and it's so sad but I know that the key for us to be unified is we look beyond religion and love each other

  • ARE YOU GUYS EVER GONNA GO NORTH KOREA OR HAVE YOU BEEN BROOOOO'S!!!??????

  • "Political leaders are using religious propaganda to rule" Mhmmm being Indian sounds so familiar

  • I think this is the best Yes Theory video have ever made. The content became more valuable and I can say Yes Theory has grown so much. I love what you do and really hope that you guys can visit my country, Malaysia one day . Keep it up! Fans from Malaysia 🇲🇾

  • Go to Somalia please

  • Most of Iraqi people even kurd like sadam

  • 💗🇵🇭

  • And This is kurdistan land of piece..

  • No No No iraq❌. this is Kurdistan ✅

  • you enjoyed in our country more then us

  • I live in Basra Iraq there was no reason for you guys to get scared to go into Iraq and the host scared you as well obviously the soldier is gonna ask who they are especially around that area but even if they knew who you were they wouldn't have done anything. if you wanted to see the real Iraq come to Karbala Baghdad Basra. btw the 100$ behind the glass is a currency exchange and he takes his precautions there's definitely a weapon hidden near him. I did love the video though.... much love from Basra Iraq.

  • LOVE ALL THE WAY FROM AFRICA , KENYA . WE ARE ALL ONE

  • 👍🌹❤️

  • Mesopotamia, so unfortunate that Iraq too over!

  • Just moments of grace all a long. Thank you so much for sharing that with us. This is precious. This is humanity. Sending love to all ❤️

  • INSOMMA STE BOMBE INTELLIGENTI CI VOLEVANO O NON CI VOLEVANO? VVA L'AMERICA O ABBASSO L'AMERICA? VIVA SADDAM O ABBASSO SADDAM...BHO...? SFOGAZZO

  • Sending much love from the Netherlands. Bless you guys and thank you

  • LOVE

  • Welcome to Kurdistan Kurdish people are friendly & helpful that's why I love them so i hope you were having a special trip there.

  • but this is not really iraq . this is Kurdistan and they are not arabs at all. The culture is completely different.

  • The best travelling vlog channel i've ever seen. Keep it up and good luck to all your team.

  • Damn. The content is so wholesome. You guys rock ✊✌️💚

  • We want an Arabic translation

  • Welcome to kurdstan

  • i live at iraq i swear

  • It's kinda hard to comprehend that iraq house and family looks like mine here ...

  • From Afghanistan, Irakier people are one of the best

  • Hello Everyone!!!! My name is Bob...I'm from INDIA Hyderabad, me and my friend have started a youtube channel and we seek only 1 member in our group who wants to explore the world (atleast INDIA)...so if you want to join us you can message me through my mail kondarajesh90@gmail.com Remember seeking discomfort and exploring the world is our aim.... If you want to join us remember that it's all about teamwork.... * SEEK DISCOMFORT *

  • Cash English and

  • Iraq is so Beautiful 😍

  • What a guy!! He is truly inspirational!! LOVE will fix it! What a exceptional answer....and to the YES theory guys. Excellent camera work, story telling and editing!! I was truly moved by this video! Thank you!!

  • come to saudi or philippines when everythng is okay.

  • Hey guys when you visit this amazing places do you take any gifts for the kids?

  • Hearing that man sing nearly made me cry, it reminded me of my Armenian Family who have also suffered so much. The world is beautiful, people are kind, we only need the strength to see it.

  • This is our guide “google maps took us the wrong way” 😂

  • WOW

  • Kurdistan and Kurdish people are truly very special. Generous and kind! Thank you for the amazing Video!!

  • YES THEORY: Can i take a video of our food before we eat? Family: Sure.

  • This was amazing to watch guys, i hope to see so many more.

  • Kurdistan❤️☀️💚

  • ismem.info/for/v-deo/rX6VnK1ru9nTh6g.html ❣💋💋

  • My country is the best All year’s 🥺♥️

  • I just love

  • Super touched by the video and Yes Theory you are spreading much LOVE to influence the world too!!

  • I love his toyota

  • As a Kurdish Iraqi, I welcome you to Kurdistan Region and Sulaimaniyah in particular. Thank you for your visit and telling our story. Thank you Badrkhan

  • The best ❤️🙏

  • WELCOME TO IRAQ❤ اهلا وسهلا بكم في العراق🇮🇶

  • I hope you visit baghdad in soon,and make a trip with us to see how our city is wonderful❤️❤️

  • Beautiful video but we’d really appreciate it if u don’t call us iraqis bc it is really offensive to kurdistan people idk why baderkhan didn’t tell u maybe it was okay for him but for majority of kurds it is :)

  • I will visit erbil for the whole summer, is there any kurdish Friend that want to give me a tour ? :)

  • Just amazing and also hearbrokeaking I'm from Kurdistan of Iran and i felt every second ... I've been in Kurdistan of Iraq but I've never seen it this way Thank you

  • sadly i can just like this video once... greetings from switzerland ♥

  • That guy's laugh could cure cancer 😂

  • This video gives me a different perspective in life. I was teary-eyed it and gave me goosebumps while watching this video. We may walk slow but we will never stop. - Baderkhan ❤️

  • 30:55 that kid at the back aint enjoying the song

  • Amazing video on Iraq.Perspective is a hell of a thing.

  • U really shouldn't always trust what u see on the news :)

  • شكرا اخوانه الأكراد رفعتو راسنا تحيه من الموصل❤️

    • الف تحية اهل موصل والله احبكم😍

  • Skr xode hartm biji zarrma kurmanc kurdistan😘😘😘😘😘💎💎💎💎💎🥰🥰🤩🤩🤩🤩🤩👍👍👍👍👍🖐🖐🖐👌👌👌👑👑👑👑👑👑👑👑🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏💫🙏💫💫💫💫💫💫🙏🙏🙏🙏💫

  • It's amazing to see Iraq from a point of view we never get to see otherwise 🥰 Thank you for sharing this experience with us ☺️

  • Fell asleep with youtube on and woke up to this, gonna try to carry that positivity with me today.

  • Bro I love this video. The guide is my favorite person ever

  • Badherkhan.... what a beautiful example of man