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S-5.56
DIO S-5.56
Country of origin

Iran

Manufacturer(s)

Defence Industries Organization

Production began

2001

Weapon type

Assault rifle

Caliber

5.56

Magazine/Cylinder capacity

20/30 rounds


The S-5.56 Sayyad is an assault rifle manufactured by Iranian arms company Defence Industries Organization.

OverviewEdit

The S-5.56 is essentially a copy of the Chinese Norinco Model 311, which is in turn a copy of the American M16. The S-5.56 is service with Iranian special forces.

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