Skip to comments.N. Korea imports US$170,000 of firearms from Switzerland(the fatboy is a gun nut?)
Posted on 10/28/2012 5:18:34 AM PDT by TigerLikesRooster
2012/10/26 10:48 KST
N. Korea imports US$170,000 of firearms from Switzerland
SEOUL, Oct. 26 (Yonhap) -- North Korea imported US$170,000 worth of firearms from Switzerland in the first half of this year, Seoul's trade agency said Friday.
The communist country brought in about $100,000 of guns such as shotguns, air and gas rifles, and revolvers while importing around $70,000 worth of firearm components, according to the report by the Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency, or KOTRA.
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|sporting shotguns and rifles||$44K|
|air and gas rifles||$34K|
|revolvers and other pistols||$21K|
|firing mechanism, pistons, and other components||$71K|
No record of such firearm purchase from Switzerland between 2009 and last year
Current speculation: Kim Jong-eun developed a taste for Swiss guns while he was studying in Switzerland.
Imagine him wearing a Mickey Mouse hat while trying out all his new Swiss toys at a shooting range made exclusively for him. LOL.
“Dearly Beloved LardBoy” could easily spend forty four kilobucks on a custom shotgun.
Reverse engineer, and start stamping out copies.
This much we do know: he likes mortar tubes.
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