Refine Search

  •  
  •  
AK-47 inventor is not worried by violence

...AK-47 went into production, Mikhail Kalashnikov says he does not stay awake at night...agreement and resorting to violence," Mr. Kalashnikov said Friday at a ceremony marking the...whose initials stand for "Avtomat Kalashnikov." It was before he started designing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/07/bus_134973.shtml
Business
The forgiving spirit

Gunmen roared up on motorcycles and, with Kalashnikov rifles blasting away, sprayed bullets into the church where Christians were gathered for Sunday services in Bahawalpur, Pakistan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/31/edi_341834.shtml
Editorials
U.S. forces capture Saddam Hussein near Tikrit

...Dawn," Sanchez said. Two men "affiliated with Saddam Hussein" were detained with him, and soldiers confiscated two Kalashnikov rifles, a pistol, a taxi and $750,000 in $100 bills, Sanchez said. The two men were "fairly insignificant" regime...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/15/wor_392010.shtml
World
Biggest bombs yet strike Baghdad

...in the drums, but fear it could be chemicals. Iraqi state TV broadcast a sermon by cleric Abdel-Ghafour Al-Quisi; a Kalashnikov rifle was seen resting against the pulpit. "May God install terror in the hearts of our enemies," he said. Nine days...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/29/ira_474652.shtml
XXX Iraq
Iraq destroys more missiles, a third now flattened

...sandbagged fighting positions and foxholes appeared throughout the Iraqi capital, and policemen in green helmets and armed with Kalashnikov assault rifles lined key intersections. The fighting positions, previously seen only outside key installations, now dot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/07/ira_368184.shtml
XXX Iraq
Blix, ElBaradei open new round of Baghdad talks

...civilian militia members - women and older men among them - marched in a display of readiness for any U.S. attack, holding Kalashnikov assault rifles aloft, carrying outsized portraits of Saddam. Against this talk of war and peace, the more than 100 U...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/09/ira_375101.shtml
XXX Iraq
Gadhafi killed in hometown

...Mansour el Ferjani, 49, a Benghazi bank clerk and father of five posed his 9-year-old son for a photograph holding a Kalashnikov rifle: "Don't think I will give this gun to my son," he said. "Now that the war is over we must give up our weapons...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-10-20/gadhafi-killed-hometown
U.S. forces capture Saddam

...provided air. Two other Iraqis - described as low-level regime figures - were arrested in the raid, and soldiers found two Kalashnikov rifles, a pistol and $750,000 in $100 bills. Sanchez saw Saddam overnight and said the deposed leader "has been cooperative...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/15/wor_391956.shtml
World
Tools of the trade

...You can drop it, break it and then just change a few parts and you are ready to go. It's durable and reliable -- the Kalashnikov of airbrushes." Brian Allen, drummer Brand new and gleaming red, the snare drum sits forlorn and alone, discarded without...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/13/art_378297.shtml
Arts
Holy city of Najaf encircled - dangerous, sensitive and crucial

...and killed a Republican Guard colonel (the Iraqis denied it). A reporter for Sunday Telegraph of London reported that Kalashnikov rifles confiscated from defeated Iraqi soldiers were being collected by British troops to pass to pro-Western rebels in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/31/ira_474773.shtml
XXX Iraq
1