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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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  • rainonme001
    rainonme001Vor Stunde

    Ups! You forgot to mention that when you are filthy rich as your grand grandfather was stealing lands from people as “the king”, and now a good boy of the ruling party, passport doesn’t matter and you can travel anywhere. Also Badrkhan forgot to mention the “brakuzhyi” war that lasted for 4 years, kurd-kurd for money and power, no patriotism. I couldn’t watch the whole thing, it was too fake. Yes I am a kurd, but not a ruling party boy and not a blind nationalist.

  • King Hammurabi II
    King Hammurabi IIVor Stunde

    Nice Video , Bderkhan hat right.. its to hard to be a minority and live in Middle East ...., Im Ezidi and am proud that I m comming from Mezopotamia ;) .... I love every Iraqi Poeple from north to south, and I live every peace People in the World .... I hope one day will Yezidi and anouther minority can live in peace in their Country :) , regards from Germany

  • joel mixed channel
    joel mixed channelVor Stunde

    Wow nice place

  • Susil Behera
    Susil BeheraVor 2 Stunden

    Yes! Excellent!

  • Santosh Kharel
    Santosh KharelVor 3 Stunden

    This video is much more than just travelling vlog , its a huge emotional bomb 🥰🥰🥰🥰 Thank you for making this video, love you guys 😊. I would love to meet Badar Khan some day very down to earth 🥰🥰🥰 God bless you all

  • جمهورية العراق
    جمهورية العراقVor 4 Stunden

    This is not Iraq

  • جمهورية العراق
    جمهورية العراقVor 4 Stunden

    هذا ليس العراق!

  • GKA87
    GKA87Vor 4 Stunden

    Very inspiring, thank you for sharing! :) However, in my humble opinion, your title is a little bit off, since Kurdistan is respectfully its own autonomous region, with its own Government, its own President, its own military, its own language etc. - thus not Iraq per se. Probably a video title with "7 days in the autonomous region of Kurdistan" would be more accurate.

  • Mohammad Nehal
    Mohammad NehalVor 10 Stunden

    The story which you told of their history is not true.Evil world hide their story. You'll know the true story if you search it on Turkey and Pakistan. Because these two's are only hard for the evils. And these two hide the history's book on their place. If evil human think they can also get from them and then it'll be bad for the evil people 😂. Because they don't how much Pakistan can be for them 😂😂😂😂

  • Meryem Acar
    Meryem AcarVor 10 Stunden

    Yes! Love is contagious!! ❤❤❤

  • Husen Yunis
    Husen YunisVor 11 Stunden

    And we also thank you very much for this visit of Kurdistan, we Kurds always respect the guests❤️❤️😘

  • Husen Yunis
    Husen YunisVor 11 Stunden

    And I also want to say that most of the speeches that talk about Kurdistan badly are far from the truth, Kurdistan has really become a place of peace for many people even foreign people know that Kurdistan is a peaceful place

  • Husen Yunis
    Husen YunisVor 11 Stunden

    And I also want to say that the area is more secure than Iraq and the people of Kurdistan are very kind and people who understand and are better than Iraq in terms of everything

  • Husen Yunis
    Husen YunisVor 11 Stunden

    The place you visited is called Kurdistan, it is an independent capital in Iraq, and it also has its own government and parliament, and it is not as safe as Iraq in terms of the security of the area It's not like Iraq

  • jeffrey spiller
    jeffrey spillerVor 14 Stunden

    In their country according to their most appropriate dress code

  • jeffrey spiller
    jeffrey spillerVor 14 Stunden

    I cant stand ppl slash women who visit the Middle East and dnt dress appropriately!

  • Sinan AĞAOĞLU
    Sinan AĞAOĞLUVor 15 Stunden istanbul is one of the most beautiful cities in the world......

  • Mahamad Qaladzey
    Mahamad QaladzeyVor 16 Stunden

    Welcome to kurdistan

  • pima puma
    pima pumaVor 17 Stunden

    I saw you guys here in sulemani, it felt surreal I have been watching you guys for 3 years. keep up the great work💪

  • هومي
    هوميVor 19 Stunden

    Why not visit the capital, Baghdad?🙂

  • baghdeda
    baghdedaVor 19 Stunden

    9:55 Mar Mattai monastery is amazing, it has a sad story though. It was attacked and destroyed by Kurds, Persians and Mongols many times in the history.

  • Azl Haider
    Azl HaiderVor 19 Stunden

    Whe most of ppl when they came in Iraq they go to Kurdistan!! There's so many amazing pleaces in Iraq!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • هومي


    Vor 18 Stunden

    I agree with you

  • Virtual Human Experiment
    Virtual Human ExperimentVor 20 Stunden

    This channel gives me wings. It opens my eyes to the world beyond my touch and inspires me to be better, try harder, learn and do more. As I heal from a life threatening health issue that almost killed me I breathe in the world though your journeys. There are not enough words to express my gratitude for all that Yes Theory has given to me. I get to fly on incredible wings through your eyes. God Bless and thank you.

  • tracey Clarke
    tracey ClarkeVor 20 Stunden

    I travelled extensively in my younger years and it was the best education ever! A lifetime of memories!!!

  • Shiney Kurian
    Shiney KurianVor 21 Stunde

    I am sorry, but why does this girl in the video, seem far more ignorant? All the men seems far more respectful and understanding, than this woman. In one of her videos she walked around in the Middle East in form fitted outfits and she was one of the only women walking there. If you are going to those places, dress respectfully, not tank tops and fitted clothes. Out fo respect and to not draw so much attention to yourself, you should cover some of your hair and dress more modestly, longer, more proper clothing.

  • Saayid Aslam
    Saayid AslamVor 22 Stunden

    I am inviting you to come to India.....😁😁😁😁

  • Molly Hynes
    Molly HynesVor 23 Stunden

    I was nice to see a womenin your video today. Also I appreciate how she brought some attention to how the experience of women can be different from men. I hope to see more women in your future videos not just your lover but as Collaberaters

  • William Bittner
    William BittnerVor 23 Stunden

    13:17 "When you give energy, you will get it back. If you keep laughing, believe me, you will get a lot of laughters." - such a heartwarming quote from this human

  • Srinagar Diary - Kashmir Adventures
    Srinagar Diary - Kashmir AdventuresVor Tag

    love kurdistan 💖

  • Ali Mountain lion

    Ali Mountain lion

    Vor 14 Stunden

    Thank you im kurdish

  • Krishan Kumar
    Krishan KumarVor Tag

    Speechless.... 😀😀😀

  • A.K. A
    A.K. AVor Tag

    What does Iraq want today? he said LOVE I said Miracle The Americans & the British will not let us live in peace look bro the fking life not food or celebration dancing and singing the dark side of Iraq is too big to comprehend Tell me is there a bus or public transport that you saw?Have you seen a tram or metro? lol We literally have nothing so this is because of who ?! Vietnamese or Nigerians !!

  • B. C
    B. CVor Tag

    Good to know them,people like Badar Khan.May God bless them.Thanks for giving us a tour of Iraq.

  • Yar Yar
    Yar YarVor Tag

    Bzhi kurd u kurdstan🇮🇶🌷🕇❤🇭🇺

  • Juan Daniel Ross
    Juan Daniel RossVor Tag

    This video was amazing. I feel wholsome, and now my urge to travel increased so much. :(

  • Gameism
    GameismVor Tag

    Tell me about Iraq's current president.

  • William's Frederick
    William's FrederickVor Tag

    I made so much experience and financial stability trading with @joe.mancraft on Instagram

  • Dillydale
    DillydaleVor Tag

    The man who took you around the country was amazing. He had words at the end that meant a lot to me. He said they don't hate us and that they want a peaceful existance. He also said they don't like politicians, neither do we lol wonderful experience, thank you

  • Cece Kessie
    Cece KessieVor Tag

    Is these Baghdad iraq or what

  • raman


    Vor Tag

    No, he's in Kurdistan

  • DreamLand
    DreamLandVor Tag

    You guys are awesome👍👍👍👍

  • Laura Fandino
    Laura FandinoVor 2 Tage

    When the man started singing I burst out in tears, it’s like my heart knew what he was saying. I beg for the love of one another anywhere and everywhere.

  • carlitoisloco
    carlitoislocoVor 2 Tage

    Kurdistan is not dangerous lmao

  • Maria Taylor
    Maria TaylorVor 2 Tage 💋🆂🅴🆇 🅿️🆁🅸🆅🅰️🆃🅴💋🅽🆄🅳🅴 🤩👌 🤩 今後は気をライブ配信の再編ありがとうです!この日のライブ配信は、かならりやばかったですね!1万人を超える人が見ていたもん(笑)やっぱり人参最高!まさかのカメラ切り忘れでやら1かしたのもドキドキでした! 😍 在整個人類歷史上,強者,富人和具有狡猾特質的人捕食部落,氏族,城鎮,城市和鄉村中的弱者,無`'守和貧窮成%員。然而,人類的生存意願迫使那些被拒絕,被剝奪或摧毀的基本需求的人們找到了一種生活方式,並繼續將其DNA融入不斷發展的人類社會。 說到食物,不要以為那些被拒絕的人只吃垃圾。相反,他們學會了在被忽視的肉類和蔬菜中尋找營養。他們學會了清潔,切塊,調味和慢燉慢燉的野菜和肉類,在食品市場上被忽略的部分家用蔬菜和肉類,並且學會了使用芳香的木煙 來調味g食物煮的時候 🤩

  • shakhawan kurdy
    shakhawan kurdyVor 2 Tage

    Welcome to Kurdistan 🥰

  • علش ?
    علش ?Vor 2 Tage

    ءبن لرافدين فات منا " 😂😂😂😂🤝 "

  • Elita Yenyen
    Elita YenyenVor 2 Tage

    "We just don't like politicians/politics no matter who you are." Can't agree anymore! "Some politicians/regime spread hate in order to rule people easily." Hope more people could know this.

  • Saif Al-Abaeeji
    Saif Al-AbaeejiVor 2 Tage

    KRG is only a small part of IRAQ; you haven't visited IRAQ if you only visited KRG! Revise your title.

  • Tobin Eschief
    Tobin EschiefVor 2 Tage

    Please go back to Afghan I loved that video

  • Anonymous El Kurdi
    Anonymous El KurdiVor 2 Tage


  • Verginia Lup
    Verginia LupVor 2 Tage

    God blesse ❤❤❤

  • علي أبنك ياعراق
    علي أبنك ياعراقVor 2 Tage

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

  • مهدي 313
    مهدي 313Vor 3 Tage

    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.

  • Hawbash Kurd

    Hawbash Kurd

    Vor 21 Stunde

    @مهدي 313 bruh, don't be delusional. medieval age is over, get over it. as a Yarsani I prefer a Kurdish state over any "Ummah".

  • مهدي 313

    مهدي 313

    Vor 22 Stunden

    @Hawbash Kurd p.s do not let the zionist cheat you. they do not wish any good for you. wallah trust me. and everyone you see that support the zionist or is being supported by them, no matter, arab, kurd, turk and so on, then do not trust them no matter what their goal/agenda is. remember that.

  • مهدي 313

    مهدي 313

    Vor 22 Stunden

    @Hawbash Kurd i do not regonize any country by the way. only allahs earth and when imam al mahdi comes, we will in sha allah create the true islamic ummah nation, forget kurdistan, iraq, syria turkey and all that. muslim, al islam, nothing else. يا العلي مددددددددددددددد

  • Hawbash Kurd

    Hawbash Kurd

    Vor 23 Stunden

    @مهدي 313 Yes, because they gave us a no-flyzone order. We have been without terror in comparison with Baghdad for more than 30 years. And stop saying "the north" for god's sake, it has its name in the Iraqi constitution and its name is Kurdistan Region. What we did was wise and rational, and we are not the only middle eastern power to do that. Jordan, UAE, Saudi, they all did that in the past

  • مهدي 313

    مهدي 313

    Vor Tag

    @Hawbash Kurd i misunderstood. yes the kurds in the north and the arabs in the south did a great job in fighting saddams army and weakning it, but what the kurds did afterwards is what is wrong. they sided with the americans and zionists. and that is unacceptable.

  • Yummy boba Biss
    Yummy boba BissVor 3 Tage

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

  • Rohan Raj
    Rohan RajVor 3 Tage

    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

  • Ahmed
    AhmedVor 3 Tage

    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

  • Megan Jacobs
    Megan JacobsVor 3 Tage

    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.

  • TheNoobPlayer
    TheNoobPlayerVor 3 Tage

    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.

  • beri harky
    beri harkyVor 3 Tage

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

  • Gothchan555
    Gothchan555Vor 3 Tage

    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!

  • Sylani
    SylaniVor 3 Tage

    "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!

  • MUsTaFa TaHeR
    MUsTaFa TaHeRVor 3 Tage

    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 ❤❤❤🙏🏼🙏🏼

  • R82CLTD Rebellious
    R82CLTD RebelliousVor 3 Tage

    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

  • R82CLTD Rebellious
    R82CLTD RebelliousVor 3 Tage

    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

  • Máté Kurucz
    Máté KuruczVor 3 Tage

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

  • Jordan Richards
    Jordan RichardsVor 3 Tage

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

  • Talha
    TalhaVor 3 Tage

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

  • Aram Ciwan
    Aram CiwanVor 3 Tage

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

  • Yellow Green
    Yellow GreenVor 3 Tage

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

  • Miha T
    Miha TVor 3 Tage

    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.

  • فلاح محمد

    فلاح محمد

    Vor 3 Tage

    Keep smiling dear💚🌹

  • kevin jones
    kevin jonesVor 4 Tage

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

  • HaHaLooLoo
    HaHaLooLooVor 4 Tage

    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.

  • Percy Z
    Percy ZVor 4 Tage

    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 DElevel'er too ? Can I subscribe to his channel ? May the Good lord bless him always. 🙏


    Good job

  • حمودي Gamer
    حمودي GamerVor 4 Tage

    Who wants to go to Iraq ?🤩😍

  • Kook Kooki
    Kook KookiVor 4 Tage

    I am a Yazidi girl 💜🙏🏻

  • Janella De Guzman
    Janella De GuzmanVor 4 Tage

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

  • TheLairdKnows
    TheLairdKnowsVor 4 Tage

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

  • Ralph Sporay
    Ralph SporayVor 4 Tage

    I think of the Kurds and my stay there often.

  • Sari SS
    Sari SSVor 4 Tage

    That was not fucking iraq it is Kurdistan

  • Halkawm Naiam
    Halkawm NaiamVor 4 Tage

    کوردستان اربیل حلو

  • Veda Bakavati
    Veda BakavatiVor 4 Tage

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

  • George Papadopoulos
    George PapadopoulosVor 4 Tage

    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

  • Bisma shoaib
    Bisma shoaibVor 4 Tage

    Is someone cutting onions?? 🥺

  • Butter Robot
    Butter RobotVor 5 Tage

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

  • sarah almubarak
    sarah almubarakVor 5 Tage

    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

  • Axiom Theory
    Axiom TheoryVor 5 Tage


  • Aniket Kundu
    Aniket KunduVor 5 Tage

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

  • seha safhee
    seha safheeVor 5 Tage

    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 🇲🇾

  • nadia auz
    nadia auzVor 5 Tage

    Go to Somalia please

  • Rasool Boss
    Rasool BossVor 5 Tage

    Most of Iraqi people even kurd like sadam

  • kareem habib
    kareem habibVor 5 Tage


  • Dyar khalifa
    Dyar khalifaVor 5 Tage

    And This is kurdistan land of piece..

  • Abdulla Abas
    Abdulla AbasVor 5 Tage

    No No No iraq❌. this is Kurdistan ✅

  • Anwar Iraqi
    Anwar IraqiVor 5 Tage

    you enjoyed in our country more then us

  • محمد باقر ياسين خضير عباس 1/ج/م
    محمد باقر ياسين خضير عباس 1/ج/مVor 5 Tage

    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.

  • oDEZMA
    oDEZMAVor 5 Tage


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    ali musaVor 5 Tage


  • Evana Patros Yousif
    Evana Patros YousifVor 5 Tage

    Mesopotamia, so unfortunate that Iraq too over!

  • Ji kj
    Ji kjVor 6 Tage

    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 ❤️

  • Teleradio Sfogazzo
    Teleradio SfogazzoVor 6 Tage


  • Debora Mobers
    Debora MobersVor 6 Tage

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