Huge muzzle brakes, two piece bases, no external adjustments of any kind on the scopes, bi-pods fully extended with feet on the wall, soldiers in full gear with shoulder harnesses, no use of cover or concealment, helmets and mushroom hats on, pic rail on the bottom of the stock, using the support hand at the shoulder......
I'd say it's meant to be overwatch in a secure area, staged and approved for release. Am I close?
<div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Graham</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Hmmmm.... just observing:
soldiers in full gear with shoulder harnesses</div></div>
<div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: BigBrother</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Guys, those are true blue Israeli M24s. Been there, seen them up close, brakes and all- here's a very high res image:
By the way, the first time I came across that photo I posted from wikipedia, I made out the writing on the manuals (as much as possible from that angle) and the one on the right has "Leupold" written in Hebrew. Got a kick out of that!