Gun Sales Surge In Eastern Europe
Even before Russia’s unprovoked Feb. 24 attack on Ukraine, the Australian Financial Review reported gun stores in the nation were out of stock or close to being so.
U.S. Government Halts Permit Approvals For Russian Ammo
The United States Department of State imposed a new restriction on Aug. 20 that halts the approval of import permits for Russian-made ammunition.
Review: Keystone Firearms KSA9130 Mini Mosin-Nagant
Keystone Firearms offers the first in a new line of single-shot, bolt-action .22 LR rifles that recreate classic military surplus rifles with the KSA9130 Mini Mosin-Nagant.
Firearm Imports Increased 60 Percent In 2020
The unprecedented demand for firearms and ammunition in 2020 was partially supplied by foreign manufacturers.
Communist Small Arms Of The Korean War
Throughout the Korean War, Communist North Korean and Chinese forces used a variety of small arms from different sources to arm their soldiers. Here we explore some of these Communist-used firearms.
Rifleman Q&A: Soviet Tula-Korovin Pistol
We answer an American Rifleman reader's question about a Russian-made pistol he has in his collection.
Frozen Indecision: American Intervention In Siberian Russia 1918
America’s interaction with Russia is quite the hot topic these days. Many Americans wonder, are the Russians friends, or are they foes?
Cold Front: American Troops In Russia 1918-1919
A century ago, American troops were in combat against the Bolsheviks on Russian soil. Armed with American-made Model 1891 Mosin-Nagants, the soldiers of the 339th Regiment faced the bitter cold and a bitter enemy.
The Genesis Of Sniping, Part 6: Soviet Sniping, 1939-1945
After the Great War, Soviet Russia sought to upgrade its military capability—especially when it came to sniping rifles. The result was the scope-sighted, bolt-action Mosin-Nagant, used with deadly effect against the Nazis on the Eastern Front.