The Canadian medics embedded in the fight against ISIS

Alex Moreau, the 36- year old Vancouver native and the co-founder of MERMT outside the clinic south of Mosul that will serve as a frontline emergency medical response centre for civilians injured during phase 3 of the fight against ISIS. Moreau began as a foreign fighter in Syria but realized that emergency medical services were more important than killing ISIS fighters. (Photograph by Adnan Khan)

Why a group of Canadian volunteers, led by former anti-Islamic State fighters, is rushing into the thick of the war in Mosul.

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