(PHOTO)The weapon that killed bin Laden submachine gun made ​​in Germany( H & K MP7A1)
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(PHOTO)The weapon that killed bin Laden submachine gun made ​​in Germany( H & K MP7A1)

Berlin : Germany | May 11, 2011 at 9:24 AM PDT
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According to a source close to the Special Operations Command, a semi-automatic pistol made ​​in Germany, H & K MP7A1, which allowed the eliminate the terrorist leader Osama bin Laden during Operation Geronimo, said Wednesday the French magazine Paris Match.

Made by the German firm Heckler & Koch MP7A1 has entered the arsenal of special forces for operations in confined spaces. His special munitions, with a caliber of 4.6 mm, are capable of piercing bulletproof vests.

The firm Heckler & Koch would neither confirm nor deny the information on the use of the weapon during the operation to the leader of Al Qaeda.

U.S. commandos section of Navy Seals, who led the attack against the residence of Osama bin Laden in Pakistan, have recently equipped models SCAR-L/MK FN 16 and FN SCAR-H/MK17, guns Assault manufactured by FN Herstal, which had opened the way for speculation.

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The weapon that killed bin Laden submachine gun made ​​in Germany( H & K MP7A1)
The weapon that killed bin Laden submachine gun made ​​in Germany( H & K MP7A1).
faraway is based in Cairo, Kairo, Egypt, and is a Reporter for Allvoices.
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