The Uzi Submachine Gun: An Iconic Weapon


Small arms commentators have been predicting the demise of the submachine gun ever since the assault rifle made its inception at the end of the Second World War.  And yet the weapon is still here with us.  While not part of the front-line military outfit of most modern armies, it nevertheless has a role in security work and with certain special forces units.  In close quarters combat, few things are more effective than a submachine gun.

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