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Infantry Weapons

Carabinieri orders Beretta PMX submachine guns

25 January 2018

On 19 January, Italy’s Carabinieri General Command announced an order of 1,000 Beretta PMX submachine guns worth EUR816,000 (USD1 million).

Italy’s Carabinieri has ordered 1,000 Beretta PMX submachine guns. (Beretta)Italy’s Carabinieri has ordered 1,000 Beretta PMX submachine guns. (Beretta)

The Beretta PMX is a 9x19 mm selective-fire weapon, unveiled at the Milipol police exhibition in November 2017.

It was developed by Fabbrica d'Armi Pietro Beretta upon a Carabinieri request for a replacement for its Beretta M12S/PM12-S, manufactured since 1961 and no longer in production.

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