Newest Kalashnikov Assault Rifle – Challenging NATO In A Global Market

The Kalashnikov brand has been around for a long time now. Renowned as one of the finest assault rifles on the planet, its variations can be found everywhere there are guns. The most famous, of course, is the AK-47 (“when you absolutely, positively want to kill every mother-f**ker in the room, accept no substitutes”), but […]

Russia’s New Robot Assault Vehicle – The Future Of Warfare?

When robots are given control over weapons and dealing death, we have moved onto the slippery slope to Skynet. Machines have no conscience. Then again, neither do Capitalists. But at least people might have family who could persuade them of their evil acts and stop them. What does a machine care? Reading that passage, it […]

Field Test Of Russian Sniper Rifle – Weapon Used By Putin Security Team

The Russian made Lobaev DXL-3 is a formidable piece of kit. It’s the sniper rifle of choice for the security teams of Vladimir Putin, President of Russia. It’s of aluminium and single bolt construction and designed to perform well in low temperatures with an effective range of 2000m, making it one of the most sought after […]

Top 10 Game Changing Military Weapons

Weapons are older than Homo sapiens. Our ancestors, Homo erectus, no doubt also made use of stones or spears for defence and hunting, as did the later Neanderthals. Over time, some small advancements have been made. From flints tipped arrows to ballistic missiles, humans have always been enthusiastic about inventing more efficient ways of killing […]

Udav – New Russian Handgun To Compete With The Big Boys

A Russian company has just released its newest handgun and it’s now up for public analysis. In a handgun world dominated by the likes of Sig Sauer, Glock, Colt and Beretta, those ole Russkies have decided to compete with the big boys of the small arms world. The Udav is a 9mm semi-automatic with all the […]

The Great O’Neill – Biography Of Irish Gaelic Chieftain

The Great O’Neill by Seán Ó Faolain Aedh Ruadh Ó Néill, or as he was better known in English, Red Hugh O Neill, was the last of the mighty chieftains who ruled Gaelic Ireland from the earliest times. These powerful aristocrats devised a precarious system of rule on the Emerald Isle that lasted for well […]