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Iraqi Journalist’s GoPro Deflects a Sniper’s Bullet

Occurred on May 13, 2017 / Mosul, Iraq

Info from Licensor: “SAVED BY HIS GOPRO Dramatic moment ISIS sniper’s bullet bounces off Iraqi cameraman’s GoPro – as Sun man films miracle escape just inches away.”

– Owen Holdaway

Journalist, Ammar Alwaely, was working in Mosul Iraq, when a sniper’s bullet hit his GoPro camera. The camera, which was a gift from one of his co-workers, almost certainly saved Mr. Alwaely’s life. Ammar received treatment for minor cuts, but was otherwise unharmed