An AK-47, a type of assault rifle.

A Rifle is a firearm; commonly fired from the shoulder, some varieties are capable of automatic fire, mostly military rifles. Most civilian rifles are only semi automatic.

An example of this weapon in current use by the Secret Police, as George Dubaya Bush professes it, is the M-16 A2. Once you finish reading this sentence, another killing shot will be fired from a U.S. rifle in the War on terror...

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