Seeking Supplies: Developments of Small Arms Production and Industry in Myanmar


Israeli Connection

A 9x19mm BA93 submachine gun in use with a Tatmadaw soldier. Source: Miles Vining

Singapore Assistance

Recent Trends in Domestic Manufacture

The first production variants of the MA-series of rifles used wood furniture, transitioning to a black polymer in the MK I (top), and then a brown polymer. The MK II (bottom) has a redesigned buttstock with light brown polymer furniture. Source: Miles Vining




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