Ukraine Claims New World Record for Longest Sniper Kill

Ukraine Claims New World Record for Longest Sniper Kill


Ukrainian military sources have claimed that a SBU sniper has set a new world record for the longest sniper kill at 3.8km.

The shot was said to have been taken with the MAYAK “Lord of the Horizon” rifle, a Ukrainian single-shot anti-material rifle chambered in 12.7x114mm.

A video was also released showing the purported kill. From shot to impact, there is a nearly 10 second gap in time, suggesting a bullet travel distance of several kilometers.

If confirmed, this would beat the current reported record of 3.54km, which is held by an unnamed Canadian Joint Task Force 2 sniper that reportedly killed an ISIS militant in Iraq in 2017.

Unbiased & Unfiltered News Reporting for 12+ years. Covering Geo-Political conflicts, wartime events, and vital Breaking News from around the world. Editor-In-Chief of Atlas News.
- Sponsor -spot_img
- Sponsor -spot_img

Week's Top Stories

More In This Category

Mexico Seeks to Remove Ecuador From UN

Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador announced on Thursday...

Recent Report Indicates Solomon Islands Prime Minister’s Corruption

On April 7th, the Organized Crime and Corruption Project...

Belarusian Army Colonel Dies in Prison After Insulting President Lukashenko

Aleksander Kulinich, a lieutenant colonel in the Belarusian Reserves...

Jacob Zuma Wins Appeal to Run as uMkhonto weSizwe Party Candidate

What You Need to Know: The Electoral Court of South...