The video title is from Quaranic verse 4:76 and is basically a excuse for murdering three captured soldiers. The video begins with what seems like a hobby drone above a battle field, showing a large explosion near some buildings. This type of video and imagery of battle field campaigns from UAV’s has become more prevalent in Daesh videos in the last few months. The advantage in having this tool would allow a small group to accurately dial in targets from great distances. Hobby drones have ‘an out of the box range’ of up to three to four kilometres, the vision from the drone can be “live streamed” and viewed many hundreds of kilometres away, even continents away.
“Those who believe fight in the cause of Allah, and those who reject Faith Fight in the cause of Evil: So fight ye against the friends of Satan: feeble indeed is the cunning of Satan.”
The men are displayed in a state of deliberate embarrassment, one shown digging his own grave, another beheaded as pictures of the man with his comrades in better times, possible snatched from his personal device, are transitioned over the graphic beheading.