The Real Weapons of Modern Warfare

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Earlier this month, Astana, Kazakhstan played host to an international military equipment expo. You know, like E3, but with real guns, real tanks, and real fighter planes. So nothing like E3, then.

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Still, there were grenade launchers, sniper rifles, and an array of combat vehicles and aircraft—basically, a bunch of stuff you can see in war-based shooters.

Those attending could check out sample weapons at any of the kiosks. You? You can check out the photos in the above gallery.

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It's kinda strange how we can casually browse at tools that are designed for killing.