The inventor of the AK-47 also known as the Kalashnikov has died at the age of 94. Mikhail Kalashnikov has witnessed both the birth, usefulness and the destruction of the most infamous and yet popular automatic weapons in modern times. His AK-47 has been and continues to be used literally around the world from United States to Asian countries to Chechnya and Syria to name a few places. For millions of people who were either victims or witnessed their family members killed by the AK 47 many do not mourn his death.
|Mikhail Kalashnikov, the pioneer of the legendary automatic assault rifle|