Soldier Shot In Head While Buddy Takes a Selfie

first published on November 23, 2017 by

We all know that guy. The one who thinks he’s actually participating in the task at hand by capturing it on his phone instead of doing the heavy lifting…or in this case providing suppressing fire.

This clip was filmed by an Iraqi soldier on the Syria/Iraq border, and luckily for the cameraman and his comrade, the wound received was not fatal.

Unfortunately we don’t know what conversation led to this video, but I’m assuming it went something like:

“Hey Abu Hajaar, cover me while I fire from this wide open area!”

“COVERING!…but first, let me take a selfie…