Kalashnikov - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Kalashnikov


AK-47 rifle maker unveils 'electric supercar' to compete with Tesla

Aug 27, 2018 - 10:03 AM

Kalashnikov has also branched into other products such as iPhone covers, umbrellas and a new 13-foot combat robot named 'Little Igor'

RETRO EV. Photo from Kalashnikov

Duterte witnesses turnover of rifles, trucks from Russia

Oct 25, 2017 - 12:13 PM

The President also tours Russian anti-submarine ship Admiral Pantaleev, his 3rd visit to a Russian warship

Russia to give Philippines 5,000 Kalashnikov rifles

Oct 11, 2017 - 9:15 PM

Russia will also give the Philippines 20 big army trucks to help in the Southeast Asian country's fight against terrorism

COMMANDER IN CHIEF. President Rodrigo Duterte does his signature pose with Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff Eduardo Ano, and troopers from the 1st Scout Ranger Regiment during the groundbreaking ceremony of Scout Ranger Ville in San Miguel, Bulacan on October 11, 2017. Malacanang photo

Koki Rusia tertangkap basah selundupkan narkoba di dalam pasta gigi

Dec 15, 2016 - 11:10 AM

Jika terbukti bersalah Roman Kalashnikov terancam dengan hukuman mati

BARANG BUKTI. Petugas bea dan cukai menunjukkan barang bukti pasta gigi yang berisi narkoba jenis hashish pada Rabu, 14 Desember. Foto oleh Iwan Setiadharma/Rappler

IS militant 'surrenders' to Turkey

Feb 07, 2015 - 11:21 PM

Turkey has been under fire from its Western partners for not doing enough to halt the advance of IS which has taken swathes of territory in Iraq and Syria

JIHADISTS. An image grab taken from a propaganda video released on March 17, 2014 by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS)'s al-Furqan Media allegedly shows ISIS fighters raising their weapons as they stand on a vehicle mounted with the trademark Jihadists flag at an undisclosed location in the Anbar province. File Photo by Al-Furqan Media/AFP

Pro-Russian gunmen seize more buildings in east Ukraine

Apr 12, 2014 - 10:03 PM

Ukraine s interior ministry says the first assault was led by 20 armed men whose main purpose was to seize 20 machine guns and 400 Makarov guns stored in the police headquarters

Russian troops deploy in Crimea as Obama warns Kremlin

Mar 01, 2014 - 8:32 AM

A US defense official says Russia has moved several hundred troops into Crimea

Russia's Mikhail Kalashnikov, designer of AK-47, dies

Dec 24, 2013 - 10:44 AM

Kalashnikov is seen in the Soviet Union as a national hero and symbol of Moscow s proud military past

KALASHNIKOV, 94. In this file photo, Mikhail Kalashnikov, inventor of the fabled AK-47 assault rifle, poses during a media event in Izhevsk marking the 200th anniversary of the Izhmash firearms producer, August 7, 2007. Kalachnikov died on December 23, 2013, aged 94. AFP / Maxim Marmur