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Type 56

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Militants Snatch AK-56 Rifle From BJP Leader's Security Officer In J&K

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Type 56 SKS

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Type 56-I assault rifle (PR China)

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Shooting a Chinese Type 56 Assault Rifle

The Type 56 is a Chinese 7.62×39mm assault rifle. It is a variant of the Soviet-designed AK-47 and AKM assault rifles. Production started in 1956 at State Factory 66 but was eventually handed over to Norinco, who continues to manufacture the rifle primarily for export.
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