Yeah, that's a real shocker. Who would have guessed? Nice looking gun, though. https://www.yahoo.com/news/putin-shows-off-sniper-skills-firing-kalashnikov-rifle-194706079.html ""The target is set up practically at the maximum distance," Rossiya 24 television reported, saying that Putin appeared to be pressing the trigger while holding his breath and between heartbeats as professional snipers are supposed to do." "Putin "shot five times and hit the target more than half the time" the television channel reported."