British anti-Isil fighter Ryan Lock shot himself to avoid being taken hostage - Telegraph.co.uk

A British chef who died fighting Isil in northern Syria shot himself to avoid being captured by the jihadists, it emerged yesterday. Ryan Lock, 20, from Chichester, West Sussex, died near the city of Raqqa - the capital of Islamic State of Iraq and the ...

Ryan Lock, a British man secretly fighting ISIS, kills himself to avoid being captured by jihadis - Toronto Sun

In a final desperate act, a British man fighting ISIS killed himself rather than face the death cult's sadistic torturers. Ryan Lock, 20, bravely told his family before his death he would return home. He told them simply: “I'm on my way to Rojava. I ...

British YPG fighter took his own life to avoid capture from ISIS - AMN Al-Masdar News (registration)

Ryan Lock, a 20 year old British YPG fighter, died on 21 December 2016 during a battle against ISIS in Raqqa's countryside. Lock joined the primarily Kurdish YPG as a volunteer after telling his family he went to Turkey for a holiday. A member of the ...

British banker turned Kurdish fighter launches Syrian aid charity (VIDEO EXCLUSIVE) - RT

Former London currency trader and Conservative Party Councilor Macer Gifford left his high-flying City career in December 2014 to join the fight against Islamic State. Now he's returning to Syria, this time at the helm of his own aid organization ...

Body of British chef who shot himself after being cornered during shootout with ISIS to be returned home - Scottish Daily Record

Ryan Lock has been given full military honours by his Kurdish comrades who recovered his body after his unit were surrounded in a firefight in Syria. Share; 1Comment. ByRyan Wilkinson. 09:14, 1 FEB 2017. News. British chef Ryan Lock is given full ...

Briton Ryan Lock 'killed himself' to avoid IS capture - BBC News

A Briton fighting in Syria "turned the gun on himself" to avoid being taken prisoner by so-called Islamic State, Kurdish sources have told the BBC. Ryan Lock, 20, from Chichester in West Sussex, died on 21 December during a battle for the IS group's ...

Syrian opposition figure to deploy all-Arab force in Raqqa offensive - Reuters UK

CAIRO A Syrian opposition figure who says he controls 3,000 Arab fighters has told Reuters they are training with U.S.-led coalition forces in preparation to help drive Islamic State from its de facto capital in the city of Raqqa. Ahmad Jarba commands ...