They pretend to be soldiers, working in Pakistan and also in jobs that will pull at your heart strings to make you fall for them as soon as possible.
Please take this warning and be very careful and forget about how you feel when you find out, and get them reported to whoever you can. I have run in to all of them and let me tell you Soldiers serving in Middle East Are NOT allowed to chat on cellphones so different apps like hangout whatsapp etc are forbidden.
Dr Roland Smith currently based in Bahgdad working with UN doctors without borders. Hasn't asked for money but after reading these I'm sure it would have come. Myself and family were stunned and told her it was a scam and don't send the money. She is angry with us and doesn't want to admit he is a fraud.
The usual has a 10 year old girl (on photos the little girl looks Oriental) said wife died 5 years ago. Appears the ideal man and is very romantic and sends nice images and tells you how beautiful you are and how he wants to marry you. Frank Williams photo on FB he is supposedly with his 14 year old son.
I didn't like Hangouts but he insisted on using Hangouts.