17 Jul '17, 7pm

Taliban seen with SCAR rifle commonly carried by American commandos

WASHINGTON — In a propaganda film posted to the Taliban's official website, a fighter can be seen carrying a FN SCAR 7.62mm rifle, a weapon commonly issued to U.S. special operators, such as Marine Raiders and Army Rangers. The 70-minute video titled “Omari Army 5,” produced by Al Emarah Studio — a media branch of the Taliban— showcases seven Taliban training bases and military training exercises being carried out by the resurgent militant group. The video also displays U.S. weapon systems and optics commonly carried by American soldiers and Marines. Attached to the rifle is what appears to be an AN/PEQ 5 visible laser, which aids special operators in aiming and precision fires in close quarters. Affixed to the rifle’s side rail mount is a past model Surefire flashlight, issued to special operators as part of the older generation of Special Operations Peculiar Modification...

Full article: http://www.militarytimes.com/articles/scar-taliban-us-wea...

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