Go-Pro Wearing ISIS Militant Captures Own Death On Camera

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This clip captures the brutal moment an Islamic State fighter dies while recording a firefight on his body camera.

The footage shows the militant firing an AK-47 machine gun while running between buildings in a battle with the Iraqi military.

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At one point he can be heard screaming ‘Allah Akbar!’, before he’s shot dead by a sniper.

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Moments before he gets killed the camera flashes towards a nearby building where a gunman – believed to be his killer – appears to be pointing a weapon directly at him.

The camera topples a few seconds later as he’s shot and the video ends with the camera pointing towards the sun as he collapses and stops breathing.

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Some soliders went on to take photos of the corpse, as this is believed to glorify martyrdom.

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Apparently this is becoming an increasingly common occurrence as part of jihadi propaganda to post on their social media pages.

Their propaganda campaign has escalated recently after a series of losses in Iraq, where they have lost a lot of its territory after attacks by Iraqi government forces and Kurd militias.

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This latest video – which was published by LiveLeak – is believed to have been taken in the city of Ramadi which fell to ISIS last month.

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It remains unknown if the body camera footage was taken during the capture of Ramadi.


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