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I had no ideological or religious motives. I just wanted to test myself against what is strong.


Yoshifumi Uzawa, a former member of the Self-Defense Forces, who fought with a rebel group against Syrian government soldiers in spring 2013. (Asahi Shimbun)

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This may be a reason a lot of folks are drawn to ISIS. They've got skills, and they want to get in the mix.

Kind of like people joined the French Foreign legion of yesteryear. Bored, romantic notions of fighting abroad etc, ideology not that important.

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K, congratulations for dodging bullets for so long. Just remember what happened to the Native Americans that thought they could repel bullets...

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I`m sure his parents and teachers are bursting with pride. I have zero respect. Join a rugby or ice hockey team you jackass.

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What a bloody idiot. That's the sort of idiotic, macho BS that gets you killed.

I just wanted to test myself against what is strong.


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