Reporters Narrowly Escape Death By SVBIED While Dodging Sniper Fire

first published on March 16, 2017 by

Reporters from Sky News, embedded with Iraqi Forces in Mosul, narrowly escape death from a suicide bomber while dodging sniper fire.

Sky News Chief Correspondent Stuart Ramsay with cameraman Nathan Hale, and security adviser Mike Mawhinney, narrowly escape a suicide bombing while on the front lines of Mosul embedded with Iraqi Forces fighting the Islamic State. “Sometimes you have to run into a front line, even though your brain is screaming ‘don’t go’.” Ramsay said shortly after the incident.

You can watch the crew’s harrowing escape from death in the video below, along with their report on the situation on the ground inside of Mosul as Iraqi Forces continue their advance against the Islamic State in the city.