5 Things You Didn’t Know About The Newest Weapon Taking Over Afghanistan – American Military News

5 Things You Didn’t Know About The Newest Weapon Taking Over Afghanistan

With the urban warfare and close quarters combat becoming more frequent, conventional rifles with longer barrels are giving way to others with shorter ones, like the M4 Carbine.

Extensively used before by Israeli Security Forces, the M4 Carbine is now the weapon of choice for most NATO members because of its tactical advantage over the M16A2. Now, we bring you 5 of those things that we bet you didn’t know about this great weapon.

Do you think that the M4 Carbine provides that much of a tactical advantage over the M16A2? Sound off and share your opinions and comments in the section below!