Russian Weapons Industry Kalashnikov Manufacturer Faces Bankruptcy

It produces the most popular automatic rifles in the world but the company that makes the Kalashnikov, or AK-47, is in trouble. It has had to deal with a slump in arms exports and competition from the makers of copycat versions around the world. Now a shady businessman has filed bankruptcy proceedings against the company.
Photo Gallery: The Kalashnikov Success Story
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Photo Gallery: The Kalashnikov Success Story

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