Quote:The video shows a purported deserter holding up his ISIS identity card, while dozens of men walk along a dusty road in the background. He tells the person behind the camera why he and the men behind him decided to leave the group.
“They killed us, they called us infidels, they bothered us a lot, even in our homes, they doubted us, we supported them and they doubted us,” the alleged militant says in a video obtained by Reuters.
Quote:The men, whose nationalities are unknown, purportedly left to join an unidentified rival Islamist group.
I am speaking of the life of a man who knows that the world is not given by his fathers, but borrowed from his children; who has undertaken to cherish it and do it no damage, not because he is duty-bound, but because he loves the world and loves his children… - Wendell Berry, 1971