A Latvian soldier with a G36KV rifle is equipped with a Picatinny rail, a modified adjustable stock, and an AG36 grenade launcher

Heckler & Koch G36: A replacement for the old G3 rifle

The G36 rifle series was designed to meet the needs of the German armed forces and was introduced in the 1990s. As armed conflicts evolved, the German military and state leadership saw the need to

Two US soldiers firing Zastava M70 and AKM rifle during training

Zastava M70: A Yugoslav derivative of Kalashnikov rifle

The Zastava M70 is a semi-automatic rifle based on the Kalashnikov design and is chambered for the 7.62x39mm round. It was developed and produced by the Yugoslavian (now Serbian) arms manufacturer Zastava Arms. It was

Daewoo K2: A standard ROK Army Rifle

Daewoo K2: A crossover between the AK-47 and M16

The Daewoo K2 is a standard South Korean Army rifle produced by Daewoo Precision Industries. The company gained experience manufacturing rifles by making the United States M16 under license for the Republic of South Korea

Ruger Mini-30 is chambered in 7.62x39mm

Ruger Mini-30: A Mini-14 chambered in 7.62x39mm

The Ruger Mini-30 resembles the M14 and M1 Garand, iconic rifles in American history. They are also considered one of the best guns ever produced, so Ruger decided to manufacture it in their mini versions.

An Afghan National Police officer in September 2010, equipped with a modified AMD-65 with an attached hybrid telescopic sight that has the EOTech Holographic weapon sight.

AMD-65: A Hungarian copy of venerable AKM

The AMD-65 is a short-barreled version of the AKM manufactured by Hungary. It was intended as a new rifle for Hungarian Armed Forces, primarily for armored infantry and paratrooper units. The rifle is chambered for

Brazilian Army soldiers with FN FAL

FN FAL: One of the best battle rifles in history

The FN FAL battle rifle is one of the most widespread and significant military small arms of the second half of the 20th century. First made by Fabrique Nationale Herstal (FN) of Liege, Belgium, the