It’s effectively the Soviet and Chinese version of the .50 caliber machine gun. It’s meant for heavy suppressive fire, and after the Soviet-Afghan War, the Taliban used these during the initial invasion or events like Operation Anaconda and Operation Red Wing (think Lone Survivor movie). You can find out about it here along with photos.

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