Special forces of the State border service of Ukraine received a new assault rifle UAR 15.
As reported on page in Facebook of SBS, the weapons they did in the 10th separate the rapid response squad “WATCH”, reports obozrevatel.com.
Rifles made in Ukraine with Russian and American components chambered calibre 5,56х45, which is most common in NATO countries. The barrel and trigger mechanism, which depends on the accuracy of fire, made in the USA by Daniel Defense.
“It is planned that UAR-15 will replace the Kalashnikov. The rifle has a modular layout, the upper part of the receiver and Tarsus have guide type Picatinny for mounting sighting devices and other tactical accessories. This model is applied to the gas system “CARBINE” with the adjustable gas block provides smooth operation. The modular design allows easy replacement of various components such as horn, pistol grip and other accessories mounted, thereby tuning the rifle for ease of operation,” – said in gpsu.