Category: Sniper

When a U.S. Marine’s Barrett M107 sniper rifle failed in…

When a U.S. Marine’s Barrett M107 sniper rifle failed in the middle of a firefight, he called Barrett’s customer support for help.

In 1993, a sniper shot the gun that was in the hands of a man…

In 1993, a sniper shot the gun that was in the hands of a man trying to commit suicide with it and saved his life.

When Lyudmila Pavlichenko, a Soviet sniper, was being promoted…

When Lyudmila Pavlichenko, a Soviet sniper, was being promoted for 257 confirmed kills against the invading Germans, her acceptance speech was simply “I’ll get more”.

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When Lyudmila Pavlichenko, a Soviet sniper, was being promoted…

When Lyudmila Pavlichenko, a Soviet sniper, was being promoted for 257 confirmed kills against the invading Germans, her acceptance speech was simply “I’ll get more”.

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Sex therapist Dr. Ruth is also a trained sniper. Her family was…

Sex therapist Dr. Ruth is also a trained sniper. Her family was killed in the Holocaust, and at 16 she moved to Israel to join the Jewish military. She discovered she was a lethal sniper, and ‘could hit the target smack in the center further away than anyone could believe.’

In 2014, a British sniper in Afghanistan killed six insurgents…

In 2014, a British sniper in Afghanistan killed six insurgents with a single bullet after hitting the trigger switch of a suicide bomber whose device then exploded.