World's most famous machine gun maker rebrands itself as 'Weapon of Peace'
The maker of the AK-47 assault rifle wants to be known as a kinder, gentler Russian arms manufacturer. Kalashnikov Concern has embarked on an effort to rebrand itself as "protecting peace" through its production of armaments. To do so, the company has brought in a Russian marketing agency and added a new logo. "The modern image of the 'weapon of peace,'" is the Google-translated title of a press ...
Kalashnikov's New Slogan? 'Weapons Of Peace'
Millions of Kalashnikov's AK-47 have found their way to battlefields across the globe. With the new branding, the company hopes to expand its business domestically and internationally.
Nigeria: France Confirms Ownership of Two Helicopters Found in Seized Cargo Plane
[This Day]France has confirmed that the two helicopters found aboard the seized Russian manufactured Antonov aircraft in Kano on Saturday, belongs to the French army and is part of the shipment meant to reduce the size of its military intervention in the Central African Republic (CAR).
Nigeria: Chad-Bound Plane Detained By Nigeria Has 'Chopper, Ak-47s, Bullet Proof Vests'
[Premium Times]Abuja -A Russian airplane intercepted by Nigerian authorities Saturday on its way to neighbouring Chad, was transporting a large cache of AK47s and bullet proof vests, and other items, the News Agency of Nigeria has reported.
Middle East Updates / Lavrov: Russia will continue supporting Syria in countering terrorism
U.S. special ops took part in Yemen raid, senior defense official says; Death toll following Syria air strike in ISIS-stronghold of Raqqa rises to 95; U.S. drone strike in Pakistan kills five suspected militants.
In 2011, Rami Habib, a 43-year-old doctor from Leicester, flew to Syria. Since then, he has watched the revolution ...
In 2011, Rami Habib, a 43-year-old doctor from Leicester, flew to Syria. Since then, he has watched the revolution against Bashar al-Assad fall apart ? but he won?t give up.