POTD, short for Photo Of The Day, is TFB’s recurring articles where we go to great length trying to find the best pictures and stories out there. There’s a lot of Dragunov sniper rifle content today, as we look at Russian troops as they conduct live fire in all sorts of situations.
The trigger pack.
Machine translated from Russian.
The final day of the individual standings of the international competition “Sniper Frontier”
The first stage of the ARMI-2019 competition “Sniper Frontier” under the name “Individual classification” was carried out in order to determine the best sniper of the competition. The stage consisted of seven exercises: “Qualification”, “Shooting for the set-off”, “Sniper on the defensive at night”, “Pyramid”, “Sniper on the offensive”, “Shooting with the removal of the aiming point”, “Shooting from an uncomfortable position”. According to the results of the first stage, the rating of each team was determined.
Of the 21 participating teams in the second stage of the competition, the struggle for leadership will continue with teams from the Republic of Belarus, the Russian Federation, the Republic of Kazakhstan, the People’s Republic of China, the Republic of Uzbekistan, the Islamic Republic of Iran, the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, and the Republic of Azerbaijan.
International sniper competitions are held on the basis of the training ground of the 38th separate guards airborne assault brigade of the Special Operations Forces of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Belarus from August 3 to 15.