#Taliban reportedly discover elements of the 9K72 #Elbrus operational-tactical missile systems in the #Panjshir Gorge, including 8K-14 (R-17) missiles

The R-17 ElbrusGRAU index 9K72 is a tactical ballistic missile, initially developed by the Soviet Union. It is also known by its NATO reporting name SS-1C Scud-B. It is one of several Soviet missiles to carry the reporting name Scud; the most prolifically launched of the series, with a production run estimated at 7,000 (1960–1987).

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