ISIS extremist captures his OWN death on GoPro as he films fierce gunfight against Assad’s troops in Syria
- The footage shows fierce gunfight in Hama in the west of war torn Syria
- Man carrying GoPro video is shot and sinks to his knees crying with pain
- Another fighter can be seen falling against an armoured vehicle nearby
- WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT
This is the moment an ISIS fighter apparently captures his own death on a GoPro video during a fierce gunfight.
Footage shows extremists firing machine guns at government troops from behind an armoured vehicle in Hama, in western Syria.
Seconds later the man filming collapses to his knees after being hit by a bullet fired by soldiers loyal to President Bashar al-Assad.
He lets out a cry as he falls to the ground.
Another fighter falls against the armoured vehicle amid sustained gunfire in the video, thought to have been released to praise ISIS ‘martyrs’, the Sun reports.
The footage comes amid reports Syrian forces have strengthened their hold on Palmyra on Monday and pushed forward against ISIS after dealing it a major blow by retaking the ancient city.
The country’s antiquities chief said the treasured monuments damaged by the jihadists could be restored in five years, but a UN expert cast doubt on the estimate.
Backed by Russia, pro-government fighters overran Palmyra on Sunday morning after nearly 10 months of IS rule.
President Bashar al-Assad hailed the victory as ‘fresh proof of the efficiency of the Syrian army and its allies in fighting terrorism’.
Regime forces turned to nearby IS-held towns.
‘The army was concentrated around Al-Qaryatain, and today the military operations began there,’ a military source in Palmyra said Monday.
‘That is the next goal for the Syrian army. They
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