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Wyatt Roy caught in fighting with Islamic State on visit to Iraq

Former Coalition MP says he was caught in firefight between Isis and Kurdish forces near Sinjar and the risk of being hit by a ‘50-cal bullet’ was ‘pretty serious’ Wyatt Roy has told of a brush with Islamic State insurgents while he was on a visit to Iraq to “see for myself”. SBS reported on Thursday afternoon that the 26-year-old former federal assistant minister had been caught up in a frontline confrontation between Isis and Kurdish Peshmerga forces in Iraq.
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