Probably one of my favorite pictures of Spetsnaz soldiers. Not sure where this was taken, but was most likely in either Dagestan, or Russia.
Soviet Sniper of Special Troops GRU (Afghanistan 1984-1989)
SVD sniper in use.This Russian sniper demonstrates the proper aiming position of the SVD. Note the support hand is holding the magazine and not the hand guards. The sling is allowed to hang free so it does not induce pressure on the barrel. Photo by RomanS.
Spetsnaz using AK variant with GL and pistol with suppressor
russian troops using aks74u - Google Search
A Russian-backed separatist sniper smokes a cigarette near the village of Vergulivka Ukraine Feb. 13 2015 [1072 1800]