German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said the wearing of full-faced veils should be prohibited in the country “wherever it is legally possible”. At a meeting of her CDU party, she backed a burka ban in schools, courts and other state buildings. It is widely accepted that a total ban would violate Germany’s constitution. Mrs Merkel […]


New Life for the .380 ACP

The .380 ACP has been with us for more than 100 years. It’s also known as the .380 Auto, 9 mm Browning Short, 9 mm Corto, 9 mm Kurz or 9×17 mm. Corto is Italian, Kurz is German; both translate to “short” in English. Because of these European names, some mistakenly believe the .380 ACP […]