Ukraine

Malyuk: Ukraine's hyper-modern bullpup rifle explained

The Malyuk hyper-modern bullpup rifle is a favourite of the Ukrainian armed forces.

With balance, reliability, accuracy and ergonomics built into the rifle, it is easily controlled with one hand and has both a single and automatic firing mode.

It is capable of shooting 660 rounds a minute, is effective from 500m and is perfect for harsh combat conditions –  making it ideal for special forces.

It is also used by paratroopers, military scouts, infantry and combat vehicle crews.