What It’s Like to Travel With the ‘World’s Worst Passport’

Baderkhan travels with an Iraq passport, which means he can travel to only 30 countries without a visa. In spite of this, Baderkhan travels frequently and hopes to change the perception of his country’s passport.

Drew Binsky, this video’s creator, wrote that Iraq has the least powerful passport in the world. It ranked 176 out of 176 on the Global Passport Index.

Baderkhan, from Iraqi Kurdistan, aspires to shatter the stereotype about the Iraq passport and to inspire people to travel and see the world.

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Midwest born, Nate Mitka is based in the GearJunkie Denver office. He is an advocate of all outdoor activities and has developed some habits, like running without headphones, eating raw vegetables, and fixing the chain on his ratty old bike.