TRAVELING ACROSS IRAQ FOR 7 DAYS (Kurdistan)

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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. kristinabtw

    kristinabtwPrije sat

    My heart goes to Iraq.

  2. kristinabtw

    kristinabtwPrije sat

    I just wanna be friends with you guys really

  3. Dannyhammerx

    DannyhammerxPrije 2 sati

    pro tip: whenever you film for youtube, imagine million people are watching.

  4. kamarul hisham

    kamarul hishamPrije 4 sati

    menarik content utuber ni

  5. Jonald Sidetrip Vlogs

    Jonald Sidetrip VlogsPrije 6 sati

    Go for 10M guys 💪 Waiting for YES Theory Book ❤

  6. Graham Murphy

    Graham MurphyPrije 10 sati

    Try going to the Real Iraq for days.

  7. Truth War

    Truth WarPrije 11 sati

    yazidi temple architecture is very similar to sanatan dharm hindu tempes and even the fire practice seems so, it seemed like the inside on mountain hindu temples

  8. non yabiz

    non yabizPrije 17 sati

    bless the middle east

  9. Katie Wood

    Katie WoodPrije 20 sati

    This video like many others has made me emotional, teary and grateful for my life. I consider myself as open minded but I always need reminders like this to combat the fear and the hate . This is beautiful and heartfelt Thank you Yes Theory for always sharing such beautiful perspectives. I'd love to someday travel to places safely someday. :) 💛

  10. Irish_Chief

    Irish_ChiefPrije 21 sat

    ❤️❤️❤️❤️

  11. United State Of Mesopotamia

    United State Of MesopotamiaPrije dan

    Welcome to Iraqi Kurdistan Greetings to you from Sulaymaniyah

  12. United State Of Mesopotamia

    United State Of MesopotamiaPrije dan

    long live Great Mesopotamia first in everything🟩☀️🟦

  13. Mo Roberts

    Mo RobertsPrije dan

    Wow....what a beautiful and educational video. Thanks for sharing. Please post more videos like this!

  14. Master Bater

    Master BaterPrije dan

    I live in the other half of Iraq and if you really wanna "seek discomfort" ;) you should come here!

  15. Egghead

    EggheadPrije dan

    that water was so clean, that amazed me.

  16. Warriors Champions

    Warriors ChampionsPrije dan

    A new country was born, named & called Kurdistan. The United Nations should recognize their legitimacy for independence from Turkey & Iraq.

  17. kavih rs

    kavih rsPrije 2 dana

  18. Stephani Vya

    Stephani VyaPrije 2 dana

    Iraq and Syria will be best destination if there is never war.. I hope everything will be better much love

  19. Ramona981

    Ramona981Prije 2 dana

    I just wanna say something, from a 23 years old iraqi girl, everything you saw in this video is real except for one thing, women's rights. You noticed that there was no women outside and it's because of these nice men oppressing their freedom. Women in iraq suffer from misogyny, religious beliefs and thousands years old traditions that doesn't make any sense to the real world. Just think about amish, 95% are the same.

  20. oblique

    obliquePrije 2 dana

    17:46 That has some deep meaning to it, it is & can be life lesson in general. If you aren’t going to do it and going to wait for somebody else to do it, what if that’s somebody else is also thinking like you. It starts from YOU. You are the miracle.

  21. Miranda Stobbe

    Miranda StobbePrije 3 dana

    I’m wondering why he said they were from Somalia

  22. Jimmy

    JimmyPrije 3 dana

    I'm kurdish but my DNA was return for me wrote Greece or Balkans xx lol

  23. A.K Kader

    A.K KaderPrije 3 dana

    Amazing 👏

  24. Lissette Rosado

    Lissette RosadoPrije 3 dana

    My heart aches to experience even a fraction of the types of adventures these guys go on

  25. Bethany Ellul

    Bethany EllulPrije 3 dana

    This is one of the most heartfelt video I have seen! So eye opening and emotional! Loved this so so much

  26. mzlovergirl Sade

    mzlovergirl SadePrije 3 dana

    Where the hell he get his laugh from 😂😂🤣🤣🤣

  27. MrFelixify

    MrFelixifyPrije 3 dana

    Kurds are some of the most resilient and strongest people I know. And have have met many kurds.

  28. dastan aiub

    dastan aiubPrije 3 dana

    Only thing he didn't tell you. That .we have cartel or mafia responsibles and president .and he is one of their funs ..I know

  29. dastan aiub

    dastan aiubPrije 4 dana

    welcom to kurdistan

  30. Dhiresh Yadav

    Dhiresh YadavPrije 4 dana

    Ask yourself why you suffer from terrorism more than anybody else? The logic that we suffer from terrorism more than anybody else and so we're not terrorists is a stupid argument. That just means you are not working hard enough to fight the bad guys or bad things. I'm not implying you're a terrorist or anything like that, but the people who suffer from violence more than anybody else are terrorists themselves. If this region is the most violent in the world, then there is a reason for that, find that reason and speak up or fight against it. Yes, not every middle-eastern is a terrorist, but compared to other parts of the world, large chunk of them are. And so by probability, every society calculates that probability and also does the loss assessment. And of course nobody wants to lose their lives just because they were wrongly calculated. If an act is likely to kill me, even though the chance is too small, I wouldn't make the choice of doing that. You understand?

  31. Dhiresh Yadav

    Dhiresh YadavPrije 4 dana

    You suffer from terrorism more than anyone else because you live in a extremist society. You may not be directly responsible, but something is, find out what that is and speak and act up against it instead of generalizing it to the rest of the world.

  32. H w

    H wPrije 5 dana

    Too bad the election was stolen in the United States. The great peacemaker Donald Trump was bringing peace to the world one country at a time,.

  33. Tanvir Ahmed

    Tanvir AhmedPrije 5 dana

    Greeting From Bangladesh, Its nice to all of U together, Specially Badar Khan At last tells to Inside massage of me

  34. K.D.M

    K.D.MPrije 5 dana

    Here kurdistan not iraq

  35. حيدر حسين

    حيدر حسينPrije 5 dana

    شنو السالفة ولا عراقي هنا

  36. United State Of Mesopotamia

    United State Of MesopotamiaPrije dan

    هنا😂

  37. جنة الفردوس

    جنة الفردوسPrije 5 dana

    اهنا وداعتك

  38. Sofeyah

    SofeyahPrije 5 dana

    💖

  39. harrywaterssayshello

    harrywaterssayshelloPrije 5 dana

    This was amazing. Very appreciative of these videos. Eye-opening, inspiring, and educational. Thank you.

  40. isayiah

    isayiahPrije 5 dana

    27:20

  41. GeekyMutant

    GeekyMutantPrije 5 dana

    Guys I’m away to Iraq myself I’m from the U.K. will it be safe enough ?

  42. GeekyMutant

    GeekyMutantPrije dan

    @United State Of Mesopotamia thanks for all the info much appreciated :)

  43. United State Of Mesopotamia

    United State Of MesopotamiaPrije dan

    @GeekyMutant Yes All of the Kurdistan region of Iraq is safe, and the rest of the cities of Iraq, especially southern Iraq, are very safe

  44. GeekyMutant

    GeekyMutantPrije dan

    @United State Of Mesopotamia thank you is erbil safe also ?

  45. United State Of Mesopotamia

    United State Of MesopotamiaPrije dan

    Yes, Iraq, the Somme is very safe But you will face difficulties due to Covid 20Because it is very widespread in Iraq But the security situation is excellent Especially with us in Iraqi Kurdistan Especially the city of Sulaymaniyah

  46. Akshit Upadhyay

    Akshit UpadhyayPrije 5 dana

    Bro you should also do a visit to Tibet, the second worst territory after syria in terms of violation of human rights. Also if you could visit Kashmir. We as Indian do not have access to these territories but if you could go there and we could listen to the people there, it would be great. I know they love us and even we love them. "Imagine there's no countries It isn't hard to do Nothing to kill or die for And no religion, too Imagine all the people Livin' life in peace" - John Lennon

  47. musa jimale

    musa jimalePrije 5 dana

    The world needs more videos like this. for the current and the next generation to learn. so much love to you guys

  48. Nizar Kordi

    Nizar KordiPrije 6 dana

    ئاخ كوردستان بو بيانيا بو خێرا خودێ

  49. sahlzone

    sahlzonePrije 6 dana

    No, you traveled across few spot of Iraq and you showed only the Guy with bear and JAMADANI only. He is too much talking .

  50. NiNi🖤💖

    NiNi🖤💖Prije 6 dana

    Welcome to Kurdistan ☺️🙏” Baderkhan you made me cry with your beautiful words😭 biji kurd biji Kurdistan long live Kurdistan we’ve been through a lot and we’re still but we will stay strong as ever🙂❤️☀️💚🙂✌🏻✨

  51. cedric bethea

    cedric betheaPrije 6 dana

    It’s not just a stupid bolder... (it’s a rock)

  52. Jowan Zeerak

    Jowan ZeerakPrije 6 dana

    Hello, from Kurdistan. Nice video.

  53. maestro-_- iraq

    maestro-_- iraqPrije 6 dana

    I miss iraq :(

  54. Zendar Dino

    Zendar DinoPrije 6 dana

    Love you kurdistan ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

  55. Zerin Hasan

    Zerin HasanPrije 7 dana

    I'm from Kurdistan ❤️☀️💚

  56. jad🇮🇶

    jad🇮🇶Prije 7 dana

    Iraq is a homeland for Arabs, Kurds and all nationalities 🇮🇶🇮🇶🇮🇶

  57. کوردوستانیم

    کوردوستانیمPrije 6 dana

    @jad🇮🇶 long live the biggest Kurdistan ✌✌

  58. کوردوستانیم

    کوردوستانیمPrije 6 dana

    @jad🇮🇶 no i from Kurdistan

  59. jad🇮🇶

    jad🇮🇶Prije 6 dana

    @کوردوستانیم Are you Iraqi?

  60. کوردوستانیم

    کوردوستانیمPrije 6 dana

    @jad🇮🇶 ok . No problem Just we want our freedom . Have you problem?

  61. jad🇮🇶

    jad🇮🇶Prije 6 dana

    @کوردوستانیم As Arabs, we love the Kurds very much, and Iraq is for us and for you.

  62. Abhijit Deo

    Abhijit DeoPrije 7 dana

    A country within a country.

  63. sandra medis

    sandra medisPrije 7 dana

    so beautiful

  64. Sahil Basheer

    Sahil BasheerPrije 7 dana

    most beautiful video HRcharts has recommended so far... Subscribed ❤❤❤

  65. Syed Maricar

    Syed MaricarPrije 8 dana

    They're manipulated by many forced beyond their control.

  66. Ha Ran

    Ha RanPrije 8 dana

    You are doing great guys. Keep it up ✌

  67. san

    sanPrije 8 dana

    BRO COME BACK I NEED TO MEET YOU BROOO

  68. Mike W.

    Mike W.Prije 9 dana

    I loved Lexie her perspective of everything, she brings a much needed energy to the team. Hope she will be in many more videos, keep it up!

  69. 74MA

    74MAPrije 9 dana

    I hope you have had a good time, welcome to Kurdistan😘❤

  70. Mary's Women Ministries Of Light

    Mary's Women Ministries Of LightPrije 9 dana

    Aubrey Drizzy Drake I found your ethnicity 🤣

  71. Mary's Women Ministries Of Light

    Mary's Women Ministries Of LightPrije 9 dana

    May Jesus Save you all ✝️🙏🏽 I pray that the Lord Jesus finds a way to those who have never heard His Holy name. Amen

  72. Hesenî Carduch☀️

    Hesenî Carduch☀️Prije 2 dana

    Why is this necessary to comment under this video??

  73. Mary's Women Ministries Of Light

    Mary's Women Ministries Of LightPrije 9 dana

    Aight, so we got some kurdish ppl in guyana fs it's the burning rock for me lmao the times I've seen this voodoo back home for money is crazyyyy 🤣🤣

  74. Mary's Women Ministries Of Light

    Mary's Women Ministries Of LightPrije 9 dana

    I see so many similarities between kurdish and guyanese culture especially the money cases and marketplace

  75. Mary's Women Ministries Of Light

    Mary's Women Ministries Of LightPrije 9 dana

    I think about the Torture Jesus faced and Golgotha ✝️🙏🏽😭😢

  76. Mary's Women Ministries Of Light

    Mary's Women Ministries Of LightPrije 9 dana

    What is the name of the prison where the torture and murders happened

  77. Mary's Women Ministries Of Light

    Mary's Women Ministries Of LightPrije 9 dana

    I finally found Jerusalem Amen Thank you Jesus ✝️🙏🏽

  78. Memorable Pixels

    Memorable PixelsPrije 9 dana

    this is amazing

  79. Coenie Ackermann

    Coenie AckermannPrije 9 dana

    This video truly is inspiring. This man and country has gone through so much yet he has such a positive outlook on life. Just shows you how frivolous our problems are compared to other people.

  80. Ramin Barzani

    Ramin BarzaniPrije 9 dana

    welcome to kurdistan bro

  81. gmspy ra

    gmspy raPrije 10 dana

    America destroyed Iraq. After making sure that they don't have any weapons of destruction.

  82. MrVIKILEAKS

    MrVIKILEAKSPrije 10 dana

    I am inspired by you guys saying yes 👍👍👍

  83. Ramona981

    Ramona981Prije 10 dana

    I’m iraqi and i watch yes theory

  84. Hasanayn

    HasanaynPrije 10 dana

    Wow, this video is filled with lies!!! 😂

  85. Rigel R

    Rigel RPrije 10 dana

    Thanks to Lexie for bringing up the 'no women around', I noticed as well in your Afghan video, not a single interview with a woman, it really made me sad - I know the country faces many conflicts and need better education, but I hope the women can be part of that progress as well. I don't even know if the school in the Afghan video allowed girls to study there as well, but I hope so. Looking up the women vs men ratio of literate in Afghan (even the total percentage itself) was depressing to see :/ I think it is great you brought Lexie with you to get this different perspective, which men are not nearly as "trained" in noticing (no disrespect or anything, the video was amazing!).

  86. Kieth J

    Kieth JPrije 10 dana

    I just discovered this channel today. 8 hours later I realized this has become my favorite content on HRcharts. Just so thankful that the good the internet brought to this world. A lot of bad too but we have the ability to see real and raw cultures. The ability to see all humans are alike. This is a great thing and we should keep focus on the good in people.

  87. NABIL NASHIRI

    NABIL NASHIRIPrije 10 dana

    I'm from Indonesia, and I want to know a lot about this country, and I found this video. wow very fantastic and very helpful.

  88. Ali Abdullah

    Ali AbdullahPrije 10 dana

    ''People will not call me a terrorist, they will call me a tourist'' Well said Baderkhan.

  89. Jeremiah Groves

    Jeremiah GrovesPrije 10 dana

    Such a beautiful place ✌

  90. 🇮🇶♥️

    🇮🇶♥️Prije 11 dana

    اكو عرب بالطياره 🌚

  91. Maryam Loay

    Maryam LoayPrije 11 dana

    Welcome ❤

  92. yuonis Ahmed

    yuonis AhmedPrije 11 dana

    Way this is guy lie to mach

  93. Shakeem

    ShakeemPrije 11 dana

    Bro ur tour guide couldv been better. How u aint go slemani and everything else, but keep showin the poor sides

  94. Mohit Niranjan

    Mohit NiranjanPrije 12 dana

    The best video I have ever seen of Iraq, thanks to the team of YES THEORY to providing this kind of video.

  95. Waida Rismana

    Waida RismanaPrije 12 dana

    Greeting from Indonesia. I love Iraq and Kurdistan very much.

  96. Michele Stout

    Michele StoutPrije 12 dana

    ...”politicians spread hate to divide us, so they can easily control us..” such wise words and so relevant to what’s happening in USA right now and around the world. This video should go viral Let’s come together. Never give up❤️. May God bless planet Earth and the people in it🙏🏻. One planet under God

  97. e call1

    e call1Prije 12 dana

    I could watch this stuff for hours - what a beautiful people !!!!

  98. EA Sky

    EA SkyPrije 12 dana

    22:14 he is the tea-endboss

  99. mohanad sardar

    mohanad sardarPrije 12 dana

    KURDSH

  100. mch ham

    mch hamPrije 12 dana

    Kurdistan is love you 🇹🇯😇😍😍❤️

  101. reem D

    reem DPrije 13 dana

    This is my fav video on this channel ♥️ well done yes theory!

  102. Andre Jacobs

    Andre JacobsPrije 13 dana

    I can't imagine having so many friends across the world

  103. Emirhan Tpcu

    Emirhan TpcuPrije 13 dana

    I subscribed to you because of this video thanks.....

  104. Noor Eedo

    Noor EedoPrije 13 dana

    Thanks for visiting our lalish

  105. 👑mariam Alasade👑

    👑mariam Alasade👑Prije 13 dana

    Thank you from the bottom of my heart for showing the beautiful and true side of Iraq # Don't listen - find out 💪

  106. Shanell Peterson

    Shanell PetersonPrije 14 dana

    I like what he said at 29:29 that people shouldn’t consider people from Iraq as terrorists because they suffer the most from terrorism. 💔

  107. Jwan Jwan

    Jwan JwanPrije 14 dana

    Oh nice vlog I'm from kurdstan region of Iraq we saved one U.S.A soldier in Iraq from death

  108. Rastgo Aziz

    Rastgo AzizPrije 14 dana

    So good to see such kind of videos about KURDISTAN 👏 Thanks for sharing

  109. Pål Henning

    Pål HenningPrije 14 dana

    🌟🌹❤️🧡💛💚💙🤍💜🤎🖤☪️✡️✝️💟

  110. hawar gollany

    hawar gollanyPrije 14 dana

    long live kurd and kurdistan .

  111. Savel Daniels

    Savel DanielsPrije 14 dana

    Amazing!

  112. محمد رزاق

    محمد رزاقPrije 14 dana

    I am from Kurdistan