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FRENCH SNIPERS TRAIN IN MOUNTANOUS TERRAIN

, This is an excellent photo expose by Monsieur Cyril Bonnet of L’Obs.  There’s a total of 18 superb photos documenting his time with what L’Obs refers to as “les tireurs d’élite” or elite shooters. It’s annotated in French. Click … Continue reading

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Extremely Well Done Video Cataloging The World’s Top 10 Sniper Rifles

The producer’s choices are indisputably correct but I certainly would have included the French PGM Hecate over the Dragunov SVD.

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Russian Defense Ministry Will Begin Setting Up Sniper Units.

Russian newspaper, RIA Novostie, reports that Russia’s Defense Ministry will begin setting up special sharpshooter / sniper units in ground forces brigade. Defense Ministry spokesman, Col. Sergey Vlasov was quoted as saying: “We are establishing a phased, multi-tiered system for selecting … Continue reading

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