360 Degree Video Shows Intense Fighting Inside Of Mosul

first published on June 29, 2017 by

An Associated Press 360 video shows a small dose of the intense street fighting that has been going on in the operation to retake Mosul.

An eight minute long 360 video released by the Associated Press gives us an inside look at the Battle for Mosul. The video follows Major Ihab Jalil al-Aboudi and his soldiers as they fight street by street, and house by house, to clear out the infestation of ISIS fighters that are inside of the city.

In order to interact with the video from your mobile device, you swipe your finger wherever you want to look. Also, you can turn your phone or head if you have a Virtual Reality device. In order to interact with the video on desktop, click anywhere on the screen and drag with your mouse.