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Snipers of motorized rifle formations of the combined-arms army of the Eastern Military District, stationed in the Primorsky and Khabarovsk Territories, in the course of field exercises, worked out actions to destroy the manpower of a mock enemy. Classes are held within the framework of the ARMI-2021 “Sniper Frontier” competition.

The personnel works out the interaction of the sniper pair to defeat targets at indeterminate distances, while the shooter corrects the senior of the group. Servicemen use different types of sniper rifles: SVD (Dragunov sniper rifle), SV-98, ASV (large-caliber army sniper rifle), this weapon is used with standard day and night sights.

In addition, snipers are trained in a number of exercises such as; “Catch up” – the sniper hits targets for a while; “Interaction” – in a sniper pair, one shooter will enter fire from a pistol, and the other from an SVD; “Shooting from a partner” – shooting using the second number of the sniper pair as a support for the rifle; and also “Hunt” – the sniper hits only his own color of targets.

The key objectives of the Army Competition are high-quality training of sniper units, increasing the prestige of military service, determining the best sniper, sniper pair and team.

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