From the comfort of a cafe in central Stockholm, the fighting in Iraq and Syria couldn’t seem more distant.
But with the help of free WiFi, a group of Kurdish Swedes are taking on the Islamic State on the cyber battlefield.
Ara Ahmed, 20, manages a Facebook Page called the Liberty Lions.
“We share news about the war going on there. At one point we had over 10,000 followers,” says Ahmed, who immigrated to Sweden from Iraqi Kurdistan when he was 15.