Kurdish fighters and foreign volunteers, including Matson, second right, Ase, right, and Scurfield, foreground, in Sinjar, Iraq.
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A British citizen fighting alongside Kurdish forces against ISIS has been killed in Syria, a Kurdish commander said Wednesday.Another foreign fighter battling with the Kurds, American Jordan Matson, said he was with the body Wednesday and was working on getting the remains back to Britain.Dozens of foreign fighters have traveled to Syria and neighboring Iraq to fight with Kurdish militias battling ISIS. Matson and four other foreign nationals told the AP last month that they arranged to join Kurdish forces through the Facebook page run by the People's Protection Units, or YPG, the main Kurdish militia fighting in northern Syria.The British Foreign Office said it is aware of reports that a British national died in Syria.
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