Ukraine: The Boom Stick Brotherhood

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Covered in smoke, Ben returns fire at separatist positions with a rocket-propelled grenade.

Fascinated by war and influenced by nationalistic beliefs, five volunteers left Europe and the United States to go fight in Ukraine. The military adventurers go by the names Ben, Alex, Craig, Charlie and Cowboy.

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Timo Vogt is a freelance photojournalist based in Germany.

Ukraine: The Boom Stick Brotherhood

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