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    ‘It’s like a firefighter who hears the alarm ringing’: One of the ‘world’s deadliest snipers’ who fought in Afghanistan and Iraq arrives in Ukraine from Canada after answering Zelensky’s plea for foreign fighters
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    One of the world’s most fearsome snipers is set to join the fighting in Ukraine after answering President Volodymyr Zelensky’s call for foreign volunteers to help defeat Russian invaders, Your Content has learned.

    Marksman known as ‘Wali’, 40, leaves behind a wife and baby son to join the war.

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    He had served in the Royal Canadian 22nd Regiment in Iraq and Afghanistan.

    ‘Wali’ has travelled more than 4,800 miles to help repel the Russian invaders.

    Over 20,000 volunteers from international armed forces said to have signed up,‘according to USMail24.

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