We all know that the U.S. State Department has halt the planned sale of some 26,000 assault rifles to the Philippines' national police after Senator Ben Cardin said he would oppose it, It was said that the United States are reluctant to provide the weapons given concerns about human rights violations in the Philippines.
But the PNP is not bothered by the fact, Chief Ronaldo Bato Dela Rosa said that instead of importing American Rifles to the Philippines, why won't we make use of our own resources and instead, export our own rifles to other interested countries?
Duterte himself has given Vladimir Putin his own Paltik gun to show capabilities and the potential of or own gun.
A video of Vladimir Putin trying out the Paltik gun went viral and a Russian insider told us that the president was very shocked and pleased by the technological simplicity and the power of the gun.
"It was cheap, has almost no recoil, and also easy to develop. This might be even better than the US rifles."
"I don't even understand why the Philippines is bothering with getting US rifles. They already have the next best thing on their hands"