Several foreign manufacturers of small arms with assistance of their local vendors have recently presented their solutions in Portugal. The Portuguese Army is elaborating a tender process aimed at to acquire hundreds of assault rifles, light machine guns, submachine guns and pistols.

Portuguese standard units are mainly armed with G3, MG42-59, UZI and P1 weapons. Other army’s troops such as commandos, parachute forces and special operations units field several types of latest generation assault rifles, sub-machine guns, pistols and light machine guns.

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