Video: What Helmet Cam Combat Footage Looks Like

By Alexis C. Madrigal

President Obama watched a live-feed of the raid on Osama Bin Laden's residence from the White House, a source told Business Insider. The elite Navy Seals team that did the job was probably wired up with helmet cameras that recorded the action as it happened. In fact, helmet cam videos are their own genre on YouTube. Here's one from Afghanistan that shows the intimacy of what Obama saw, if not the event itself:

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