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15 October 2004

Times of India

MOSCOW — A leading Russian armament firm has agreed to allow India to start licensed production of Kalashnikov or AK-47 automatic rifles, it was announced here on Friday. The Izhmash concern, which makes automobiles and motorcycles in addition to weapons, has agreed to a bilateral project that stipulates annual production of 100,000 Kalashnikov automatic rifles in India beginning 2005. The press department of the Russian Federal Agency for Industry quoted Alexander... (

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