Jordan MacTaggart (L), William Savage (M) and Levi Jonathan Shirley (R)

It has been reported that the bodies of three Americans fighting with the Kurdish YPG against ISIS in the northern Syrian city of Manbij had arrived to the U.S. on Tuesday.

Jordan MacTaggart, William Savage and Levi Jonathan Shirley were among a big contingent of foreigner’s fighting for the YPG.

A border official of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) told the Iraq-based Rudaw that the corpses of three Americans were transferred to KRG-controlled Northern Iraq through the Semelka border town.

“The three American fighters were killed during Manbij liberation operations. A U.S. consulate delegation attended the ceremony of returning the three corpses as they were handed over to them,” Shawkat Berbahari said.

These foreign fighters illegally enter Syria to fight with the YPG, who are affiliated with U.S. and E.U. designated terrorist group PKK.

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Jayson
Jayson
2016-09-02 12:46

Not only did you get the names completely wrong in that photo, but all you have to day about them is that they crossed the border illegally into Syria, and died?
How about that they did so voluntarily, spending their own money, to don’t heir part in our fight against the greatest evil since the rise of the third Reich.

Marco De Luca
Marco De Luca
2016-09-01 04:32

@linaginting5 oops. Someone should warn these good guys that IS is your friend.
#bringyourboyshome
#fuckdictators

Daeshbags Sux
Daeshbags Sux
2016-09-01 05:19

Embeded US specal forces? DIA operatives?

“YPG, who are affiliated with U.S. and E.U. designated terrorist group PKK.”
YPG is not a designated US & EU terror group and is even backed by both.
Considering this is exactly lie saying that, during the 70’s, French Communist Party was affiliated with german Rotte Armee Faktion terrorst group…

زخاري رويال
زخاري رويال
2016-09-01 05:04

They should have been fighting with the SAA

Pete
Pete
2016-09-01 07:10

I think you misunderstand. They were there to fight for democracy, not for some foul dictator.

Alex
Alex
2016-09-01 08:32
Reply to  Pete

Democracy. lol

hestroy
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hestroy
2016-09-01 09:32
Reply to  Pete

LOL! I’m really sorry you lost your brain somewhere. You are probably one of the most brainwashed and stupid Americans. Or you get some shekels for writing bullshit.

Risbo
Risbo
2016-09-01 06:39

If they really fought ISIS

Pete
Pete
2016-09-01 07:11

“These foreign fighters illegally enter Syria to fight with the YPG, who are affiliated with U.S. and E.U. designated terrorist group PKK.” Long live YPG, and long live PKK.

hestroy
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hestroy
2016-09-01 09:33
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Poor you.

hestroy
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hestroy
2016-09-01 09:30

Good news, indeed!

Your Mother
Your Mother
2016-09-01 13:09

Why does nobody ask how many foreign fighters there are in YPG?