The SVD (Snayperskaya Vintovka Dragunova) is a Russian sniper rifle developed in the Soviet Union. It is featured in Sniper: Ghost Warrior, and is used by both the hostile military force and friendly guerrillas in the story mode. It is also featured in Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2.
The SVD appears in multiplayer, in the first light recon class and it gives you the same amount of speed and health as the SR-25. It is also a semi-automatic that also deals a bunch of damage, usually it just takes 2 shots to kill a tango (enemy).