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    Guest Post: Ghoul 14.5mm Anti-Materiel Rifle, a Palestinian copy of the Steyr HS-50 or Modified Domestically?

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com This is Marawan Maklad’s third guest post for TFB. His first guest post is about the Istanbul Military Museum: Small Arms of the Ottoman Empire. The Palestinian Hamas movement and its military wing, the Izz al-Din al-Qassam Brigades in Gaza surprised many observers worldwide by the announcement by […] More

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    Israeli IMI Systems Develops Enhanced 5.56x45mm Ammunition Called 5.56APM

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com IMI Systems has published a news release telling about their new enhanced performance 5.56x45mm ammunition called 5.56APM (Armor Piercing Match). The round is completely developed and they are already manufacturing it. It is supplied to IDF (Israeli Defense Forces) for testing and evaluation. The new bullet is a 73-grain […] More

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    Israel Defense Forces to Adopt an Android Smartwatch by 2019

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com The Technological and Logistics Directorate of Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has announced that by 2019 they will issue a new Android smartwatch to the troops. The system will allow to significantly boost the efficiency of the soldiers in the field and increase the chances of successfully accomplishing the missions. Apparently, […] More

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    OFEK-308 Tactical Bolt Action Rifle by Kalashnikov Israel

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com I recently came across a couple of images of a new tactical bolt action rifle made by Kalashnikov Israel. This is the same company that made the futuristic AK ALFA. Images of the new rifle which is called OFEK-308 were published in March 2017 on the company’s Facebook page. […] More

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    FAB Defense – AR-15 “MOJO Grip”

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com News from FAB Defense are usually a love or hate affair for me. They do some really clever and good products that I use on some of my firearms, they also have a lot of things that I wouldn’t use. I’ll leave it up to you to decide […] More

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    New Assault Rifles from EMTAN: MZ-47, MZ-4P and MZ-300

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com EMTAN KARMIEL Ltd announced the introduction of three new assault rifles that will be shown at the Defense & Security Thailand 2017 exposition in Bangkok. The new rifles are the MZ-47, the MZ-4P and the MZ-300. MZ-47 The MZ-47 is an M16/M4-style rifle chambered for the 7.62×39 cartridge […] More

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    The new IWI Masada pistol

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com For a few days both the IWI Israel and the U.S. subsidiary of Israel Weapons Industries, IWI US, have been teasing us with pictures and videos of a new pistol. The name will be Masada, which I think is great. As I’m sure you know IWI’s other pistol […] More

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    The latest news on the IWI Tavor 7 Bullpup Rifle

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com The information about the Tavor 7 AR in 7.62×51 mm is not new, TFB reported about it in June and July. The latest development is that the Tavor 7 is now being displayed at the exhibition “Defense and Security” in Thailand and soon at Milipol in France. The Tavor […] More