Device Can Detect Snipers, Blind Them

May 14, 2016 12:00 pm
(Jerome Starkey/Contributor)

A Russian company says it has invented an anti-sniper device that can detect shooters at a range of up to 1.5 miles—and then blind them with a special laser. Used in 15 countries so far, Specialized Tactical Systems boasts that its device was used to halt an assassination attempt on one-time Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez. Watch the demo below.

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