Nicknamed the ‘Separatist’, the tongue-in-cheek name for the Donetsk People’s Republic’s latest invention, a makeshift “Sniper cannon”.
This piece of warfare is chambered in a round very similar to the 23×152 mm used by Soviet Anti-Aircraft Cannons, so technically speaking, that makes it closer to an autocannon or a grenade launcher than a rifle.
Here’s a video of soldiers trying it out:
We would NOT want to be anywhere within its reported 3-kilometer range.
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