Rifle designer Mikhail Kalashnikov dead at 94 (26)

Washington Times 2013.12.23 19:09
By Associated Press Monday, December 23, 2013 MOSCOW - Mikhail Kalashnikov, whose work as a weapons designer for the Soviet Union is immortalized in the name of the world's most popular firearm, has died at the age of 94. The AK-47 - "Avtomat Kalashnikov" and the year it went into production - is favored by guerrillas, terrorists and the soldiers of many armies.
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