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In the Eastern Military District (VVO), at the Burduny training ground with snipers from tank and motorized rifle formations deployed in the Republic of Buryatia, the second stage of the Sniper Frontier competition is coming to an end. The event is being held in preparation for the Army International Games “ARMI-2021”.

At the final stage of the competition, the participants of the competition will have to demonstrate their shooting skills at various types of targets. Three static groups of targets, which are located at ranges of up to 800 meters, and one of the targets imitates a UAV. It moves at a speed of up to 12 km / h, at an altitude of up to 2 meters and at a distance of up to 300 meters.

The servicemen have already completed the exercises “Sniper on the Defense” and “Sniper on the Offensive”. The peculiarity of these exercises is target shooting at ranges up to 700 meters. Targets are struck from closest to farthest at three shooting positions with six rounds, while the “sniper in defense” exercise is performed at night.

Also, the participants of the competition will show their skills in equipment and disguise of a sniper position using available means.

According to the results of the competition stage, the best sniper pairs will be determined, who will go to the district qualifying stage of the competition, which will be held in March this year.

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