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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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  1. Santosh Kharel

    Santosh Kharel

    56 minuten geleden

    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

  2. جمهورية العراق

    جمهورية العراق

    Uur geleden

    This is not Iraq

  3. جمهورية العراق

    جمهورية العراق

    Uur geleden

    هذا ليس العراق!

  4. GKA87


    2 uur geleden

    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.

  5. Mohammad Nehal

    Mohammad Nehal

    8 uur geleden

    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 😂😂😂😂

  6. Meryem Acar

    Meryem Acar

    8 uur geleden

    Yes! Love is contagious!! ❤❤❤

  7. Husen Yunis

    Husen Yunis

    8 uur geleden

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

  8. Husen Yunis

    Husen Yunis

    8 uur geleden

    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

  9. Husen Yunis

    Husen Yunis

    9 uur geleden

    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

  10. Husen Yunis

    Husen Yunis

    9 uur geleden

    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

  11. jeffrey spiller

    jeffrey spiller

    12 uur geleden

    In their country according to their most appropriate dress code

  12. jeffrey spiller

    jeffrey spiller

    12 uur geleden

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

  13. Sinan AĞAOĞLU

    Sinan AĞAOĞLU

    13 uur geleden istanbul is one of the most beautiful cities in the world......

  14. Mahamad Qaladzey

    Mahamad Qaladzey

    14 uur geleden

    Welcome to kurdistan

  15. pima puma

    pima puma

    14 uur geleden

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

  16. هومي


    16 uur geleden

    Why not visit the capital, Baghdad?🙂

  17. baghdeda


    16 uur geleden

    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.

  18. Azl Haider

    Azl Haider

    17 uur geleden

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

    • هومي


      16 uur geleden

      I agree with you

  19. Virtual Human Experiment

    Virtual Human Experiment

    17 uur geleden

    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.

  20. tracey Clarke

    tracey Clarke

    17 uur geleden

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

  21. Shiney Kurian

    Shiney Kurian

    18 uur geleden

    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.

  22. Saayid Aslam

    Saayid Aslam

    20 uur geleden

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

  23. Molly Hynes

    Molly Hynes

    20 uur geleden

    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

  24. William Bittner

    William Bittner

    21 uur geleden

    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

  25. Srinagar Diary - Kashmir Adventures

    Srinagar Diary - Kashmir Adventures

    21 uur geleden

    love kurdistan 💖

    • Ali Mountain lion

      Ali Mountain lion

      11 uur geleden

      Thank you im kurdish

  26. Krishan Kumar

    Krishan Kumar

    22 uur geleden

    Speechless.... 😀😀😀

  27. A.K. A

    A.K. A

    23 uur geleden

    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 !!

  28. B. C

    B. C

    Dag geleden

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

  29. Yar Yar

    Yar Yar

    Dag geleden

    Bzhi kurd u kurdstan🇮🇶🌷🕇❤🇭🇺

  30. Juan Daniel Ross

    Juan Daniel Ross

    Dag geleden

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

  31. Gameism


    Dag geleden

    Tell me about Iraq's current president.

  32. William's Frederick

    William's Frederick

    Dag geleden

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

  33. Dillydale


    Dag geleden

    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

  34. Cece Kessie

    Cece Kessie

    Dag geleden

    Is these Baghdad iraq or what

    • raman


      Dag geleden

      No, he's in Kurdistan

  35. DreamLand


    Dag geleden

    You guys are awesome👍👍👍👍

  36. Laura Fandino

    Laura Fandino

    Dag geleden

    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.

  37. carlitoisloco


    2 dagen geleden

    Kurdistan is not dangerous lmao

  38. Maria Taylor

    Maria Taylor

    2 dagen geleden 💋🆂🅴🆇 🅿️🆁🅸🆅🅰️🆃🅴💋🅽🆄🅳🅴 🤩👌 🤩 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 🤩

  39. shakhawan kurdy

    shakhawan kurdy

    2 dagen geleden

    Welcome to Kurdistan 🥰

  40. علش ?

    علش ?

    2 dagen geleden

    ءبن لرافدين فات منا " 😂😂😂😂🤝 "

  41. Elita Yenyen

    Elita Yenyen

    2 dagen geleden

    "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.

  42. Saif Al-Abaeeji

    Saif Al-Abaeeji

    2 dagen geleden

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

  43. Tobin Eschief

    Tobin Eschief

    2 dagen geleden

    Please go back to Afghan I loved that video

  44. Anonymous El Kurdi

    Anonymous El Kurdi

    2 dagen geleden


  45. Verginia Lup

    Verginia Lup

    2 dagen geleden

    God blesse ❤❤❤

  46. علي أبنك ياعراق

    علي أبنك ياعراق

    2 dagen geleden

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

  47. مهدي 313

    مهدي 313

    2 dagen geleden

    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

      18 uur geleden

      @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

      19 uur geleden

      @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

      19 uur geleden

      @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

      21 uur geleden

      @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

      Dag geleden

      @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.

  48. Yummy boba Biss

    Yummy boba Biss

    2 dagen geleden

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

  49. Rohan Raj

    Rohan Raj

    3 dagen geleden

    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

  50. Ahmed


    3 dagen geleden

    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

  51. Megan Jacobs

    Megan Jacobs

    3 dagen geleden

    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.

  52. TheNoobPlayer


    3 dagen geleden

    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.

  53. beri harky

    beri harky

    3 dagen geleden

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

  54. Gothchan555


    3 dagen geleden

    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!

  55. Sylani


    3 dagen geleden

    "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!

  56. MUsTaFa TaHeR

    MUsTaFa TaHeR

    3 dagen geleden

    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 ❤❤❤🙏🏼🙏🏼

  57. R82CLTD Rebellious

    R82CLTD Rebellious

    3 dagen geleden

    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

  58. R82CLTD Rebellious

    R82CLTD Rebellious

    3 dagen geleden

    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

  59. Máté Kurucz

    Máté Kurucz

    3 dagen geleden

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

  60. Jordan Richards

    Jordan Richards

    3 dagen geleden

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

  61. Talha


    3 dagen geleden

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

  62. Aram Ciwan

    Aram Ciwan

    3 dagen geleden

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

  63. Yellow Green

    Yellow Green

    3 dagen geleden

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

  64. Miha T

    Miha T

    3 dagen geleden

    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

      3 dagen geleden

      Keep smiling dear💚🌹

  65. kevin jones

    kevin jones

    3 dagen geleden

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

  66. HaHaLooLoo


    3 dagen geleden

    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.

  67. Percy Z

    Percy Z

    4 dagen geleden

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



    4 dagen geleden

    Good job

  69. حمودي Gamer

    حمودي Gamer

    4 dagen geleden

    Who wants to go to Iraq ?🤩😍

  70. Kook Kooki

    Kook Kooki

    4 dagen geleden

    I am a Yazidi girl 💜🙏🏻

  71. Janella De Guzman

    Janella De Guzman

    4 dagen geleden

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

  72. TheLairdKnows


    4 dagen geleden

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

  73. Ralph Sporay

    Ralph Sporay

    4 dagen geleden

    I think of the Kurds and my stay there often.

  74. Sari SS

    Sari SS

    4 dagen geleden

    That was not fucking iraq it is Kurdistan

  75. Halkawm Naiam

    Halkawm Naiam

    4 dagen geleden

    کوردستان اربیل حلو

  76. Veda Bakavati

    Veda Bakavati

    4 dagen geleden

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

  77. George Papadopoulos

    George Papadopoulos

    4 dagen geleden

    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

  78. Bisma shoaib

    Bisma shoaib

    4 dagen geleden

    Is someone cutting onions?? 🥺

  79. Butter Robot

    Butter Robot

    4 dagen geleden

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

  80. sarah almubarak

    sarah almubarak

    5 dagen geleden

    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

  81. Axiom Theory

    Axiom Theory

    5 dagen geleden


  82. Aniket Kundu

    Aniket Kundu

    5 dagen geleden

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

  83. seha safhee

    seha safhee

    5 dagen geleden

    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 🇲🇾

  84. nadia auz

    nadia auz

    5 dagen geleden

    Go to Somalia please

  85. Rasool Boss

    Rasool Boss

    5 dagen geleden

    Most of Iraqi people even kurd like sadam

  86. kareem habib

    kareem habib

    5 dagen geleden


  87. Dyar khalifa

    Dyar khalifa

    5 dagen geleden

    And This is kurdistan land of piece..

  88. Abdulla Abas

    Abdulla Abas

    5 dagen geleden

    No No No iraq❌. this is Kurdistan ✅

  89. Anwar Iraqi

    Anwar Iraqi

    5 dagen geleden

    you enjoyed in our country more then us

  90. محمد باقر ياسين خضير عباس 1/ج/م

    محمد باقر ياسين خضير عباس 1/ج/م

    5 dagen geleden

    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.

  91. oDEZMA


    5 dagen geleden


  92. ali musa

    ali musa

    5 dagen geleden


  93. Evana Patros Yousif

    Evana Patros Yousif

    5 dagen geleden

    Mesopotamia, so unfortunate that Iraq too over!

  94. Ji kj

    Ji kj

    5 dagen geleden

    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 ❤️

  95. Teleradio Sfogazzo

    Teleradio Sfogazzo

    5 dagen geleden


  96. Debora Mobers

    Debora Mobers

    6 dagen geleden

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

  97. Debz Mazza

    Debz Mazza

    6 dagen geleden


  98. diyaa


    6 dagen geleden

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

  99. Dr. Zaius

    Dr. Zaius

    6 dagen geleden

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

  100. Mubashir Hussain

    Mubashir Hussain

    6 dagen geleden

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