List of service rifles of national armies

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This is a list of service rifles of national armies.

Country Image Service Rifle
 Afghanistan M16a4lh6.jpg
Carbine M4 1.jpg
M16A4
M4A1 (special forces)
 Albania ASH-78 Tip-1
ASH-82
Heckler & Koch G3 (peacekeeping operations))
Beretta ARX-160 (special forces)
 Algeria AKM
Type 81 Assault Rifle
 Angola AKM
AK-74 (Naval infantry)
 Argentina FAL M5
Steyr AUG
M16A4 (Naval Infantry)
 Armenia AK-74M
AK-74
AKM
 Australia F88 Austeyr
M4A1 Carbine (special forces)
 Austria Sturmgewehr 77
 Azerbaijan AK-74M
AK-74
AKM
TAR-21 (special forces)
Beretta ARX-160 (special forces)
 Bahamas M16 rifle
M4 carbine
IMI Galil (commandos)
 Belarus AK-74
AK-47
AN-94
 Bangladesh HK416.jpgCarbine M4 1.jpg Heckler & Koch G3
Type 81 assault rifle
Daewoo K1
Daewoo K2
Steyr AUG
M4 Carbine (Army Special Forces Officers)
Heckler & Koch HK416 (Special Forces)
M16A4 (Special Forces)
Type 56 assault rifle (Naval Infantry)

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 Belgium FN FNC
FN F2000 (special forces)
FN SCAR (special forces)
 Bolivia FN FAL
IMI Galil
M16A1 & M16A2
M4A1
Steyr AUG A1
SIG SG 510-4
 Bosnia and Herzegovina M16A1, M16A2, & M16A4
 Brazil IMBEL IA-2
Heckler & Koch G36C (Army special forces)
M4A1 (Army and Navy special forces)
IMBEL MD97 (Army special forces)
IMBEL MD2
FN FAL
SIG 552 (Air Force special force)
Heckler & Koch HK33 (Air Force Infantry)
M16A2 (Naval Infantry)
 Brunei L1A1 Self-Loading Rifle
M16 rifle
M4A1
 Cambodia AKM
Type 56
M16A1 (secondary forces)
QBZ-97A (special forces)
 Canada Diemaco C7
Diemaco C8 Carbine
 Chad FAMAS
SIG SG 542
Heckler & Koch G3
 Chile SIG SG 540
HK 33 (Naval Infantry)
SIG SG 510
M4 carbine (Army special forces)
 China QBZ-95 (presently mass inducting)
Type 81
Norinco CQ-A (limited use)
Type 56 (secondary forces)
 Republic of China T65K2 (Airforce Infantry and secondary forces)
T91
M16A2 (military police forces)
M4A1
XR-15A3 (Army special forces)
Mk 14 Mod0 EBR (Army special forces)
 Colombia IMI Galil
Galil ACE
Heckler & Koch G3
 Croatia VHS assault rifle
 Cyprus FN FAL
Heckler & Koch G3
AK-74M (special forces)
 Czech Republic CZ-805 BREN
vz. 58 (reserve)
M4 carbine (special forces)
 Denmark M/95 (Diemaco C7A1)
M/96 Carbine (Diemaco C8A2)
 Egypt Maadi MISR
M16
Heckler & Koch MP5 (Unit 777)
Heckler & Koch G36 (Unit 777)
Beretta ARX 160 (used by thunderbolt special forces)[1]
CZ-805 BREN
 El Salvador Heckler & Koch G3
 Estonia Ak 4
IMI Galil
 Ethiopia AK-103
AKM
Heckler & Koch G3
 Fiji FN FAL
M16A2
Daewoo Precision Industries K2
 Finland Rk 62
Rk 95
 France FAMAS F1 with bayonet.jpg FAMAS F1
FAMAS G2 (Marine Nationale)
 Georgia Carbine M4 1.jpg G5 carbine
M4 carbine
AK-74M/N (reserve forces)
 Germany Domok g36.JPGHK416.jpg Heckler & Koch G3
Heckler & Koch G36 (main battle rifle, currently being discarded due to accuracy issues[2])
FAMAS F1 (Deutsch-Französische Brigade)
M4 carbine (Kommando Spezialkräfte)
AK-47 (Kommando Spezialkräfte)
Heckler & Koch HK417 (Kommando Spezialkräfte)
Heckler & Koch HK416 (Kommando Spezialkräfte)
 Greece Carbine M4 1.jpg Heckler & Koch G3 (Hellenic Army)
M16 rifle and M4A1 (Hellenic Navy and special forces)
FN FAL (Reserve units)
AK-74M (Special forces)
 Hungary AK-63
M4A1 (special forces)
 India INSAS 5.56 mm (Indian Armed Forces Standard Issue Rifle)
IMI Tavor TAR-21 (special forces)
M4A1 (special forces)
 Indonesia Pindad SS2
Pindad SS1
Heckler & Koch G3
M4 carbine
T91 (Marines)
 Iran KL-7.62
Type 56 assault rifle
AK-103 (used by Takavars)
Heckler & Koch G3A6
S-5.56 (Some divisions of IRGC, like Saberin Unit)
KH-2002
 Iraq M16
Zastava M70
AKM
AK-47
Type 56
 Ireland Steyr AUG A1
Steyr AUG Mod 14
 Israel IMI Tavor TAR-21
IMI Galil
M4 carbine
M16
 Italy Beretta AR70/90
Beretta ARX-160
M4 carbine (special forces)
 Jamaica L85
M16 rifle
M4 carbine
 Japan Type 89 Assault Rifle JGSDF.jpgM4A1 ACOG.jpg Howa Type 89
Howa Type 64
M4A1 SOPMOD (army special forces)
 Kazakhstan AK-74
 Kenya Heckler & Koch G3
FN SCAR (special forces)
 North Korea Ak74l.jpg Type 68
Type 88 & Type 98 (special forces)
 South Korea S&T Daewoo K11
Daewoo K2
Daewoo K1A
M16A1 (reserve)
 Kyrgyzstan AK-74
 Laos AKM
AK-47
Type 56
M16 rifle
 Latvia Heckler & Koch G36
Heckler & Koch G3
 Lebanon Heckler & Koch G3
M16
M4 carbine
AKM
AK-47
FN FAL
FN P90
Heckler & Koch MP5
AK 74
 Liberia M16 rifle
 Lithuania Heckler & Koch G36
Heckler & Koch G3
 Luxembourg Steyr AUG
 Macedonia Zastava M21
Zastava M70
 Malta FN FAL
Type 56
Type 81
 Malaysia Carbine M4 1.jpgM16A1 brimob.jpg
Domok g36.JPGHK416.jpg
M4 carbine
M16A1 rifle (reserve)
SIG SG 553 (Air Force and Army Special Forces)
Heckler & Koch G36 (Navy Special Forces)
Heckler & Koch HK416 (Navy Special Forces)
Heckler & Koch HK417 (Navy Special Forces)
Heckler & Koch XM8 (Navy Special Forces)
Steyr AUG (to be not discharged)
 Mexico FX-05 Xiuhcoatl
Heckler & Koch G3
M16A2 (Mexican Naval Infantry)[3]
 Moldova AK-74
 Monaco M16A2
M4A1
 Mongolia AK-74
AKM
Heckler & Koch G36 (special forces)
 Montenegro Zastava M70
 Mozambique AKM
 Burma EMERK
FN FAL
Heckler & Koch G3
M16S1
Norinco CQ-A (limited use)
MA series rifle
 Netherlands Diemaco C7
Diemaco C8
Heckler & Koch HK416 D10RS
Heckler & Koch HK417 D14.5RS (used by sniper spotters)
   Nepal M16A1 brimob.jpg M16 rifle
CAR-15
 New Zealand F88 Austeyr
M4A1 (in use with NZ SAS)
 Nigeria NR-1
Heckler & Koch G3
AK-104
 Norway Automatgevær 3 (Heckler & Koch G3)
Heckler & Koch G36E(limited)
Heckler & Koch HK416/HK 417 (To replace AG-3 starting 2008)
Diemaco C7(limited)
Diemaco C8(limited)
 Pakistan M4A1
Steyr AUG(Navy Forces)
Heckler & Koch G3
AKM
Type 56 assault rifle
Type 81 assault rifle
 Peru FN FAL
Heckler & Koch G3
 Philippines M16A1
PVAR rifle
M4 Carbine
CAR-15
 Poland Kbs wz. 1996 Beryl
Kbk wz. 1988 Tantal (reserve)
Kbkg wz. 1960
 Portugal Heckler & Koch G3
IMI Galil (Paratroopers)
Heckler & Koch G36 (Air Force and Navy Special Forces)
 Romania Puşcă Automată model 1986
Pistol Mitralieră model 1963/1965
Heckler & Koch G36 (special forces)
 Russia AK-74M
AKM
AK-105
AK-103
AN-94
rifles in service with specialised units
OTs-14 Groza (special forces)
SR-3 Vikhr (Spetsnaz GRU)
AK-9 (Spetsnaz GRU and other special forces)
AK-12 (Spetsnaz GRU and other special forces)
9A-91 (Spetsnaz GRU and other special forces)
VSK-94 automatic (Spetsnaz GRU and other special forces)
VSS Vintorez automatic (Spetsnaz GRU and other special forces)
PP-19 Bizon (Federal Security Service units like Alpha Group or Vympel and military special forces)
M4 carbine (Alpha Group and Vympel)
 Saudi Arabia Heckler & Koch G36C
Heckler & Koch G3
Steyr AUG
M4 carbine
AK-103
SIG SG 550 (marine)
 Serbia Zastava M21
Zastava M70
Zastava M92
Heckler & Koch G3 (special forces)
Sturmgewehr 77 (Special Brigade)
M4A1 Carbine (Special Brigade)
Heckler & Koch G36c (Special Brigade)
Heckler & Koch HK416 (Special Brigade)
Heckler & Koch UMP (Special Brigade)
 Singapore SAR-21
M16S1
 Slovakia vz. 58 (being gradually replaced)
CZ-805 BREN (replacing vz. 58 as standard rifle)
Heckler & Koch HK416 (special forces)
 Slovenia FN F2000
Zastava M70 (contract reserve troops)
 South Africa R4 assault rifle
 Spain Heckler & Koch G36E
 Sri Lanka Type 81
Type 56
M16 rifle
 Sudan Dinar
Maz
Terab
 Sweden Ak 4b
Ak 5 c/d
Heckler & Koch G36 (Used by Särskilda Skyddsgruppen in Afghanistan)
  Switzerland Sturmgewehr 90 / Fusil d'assault 90
Sturmgewehr 57
SIG 552
 Syria AKM
 Tajikistan AK-74
 Thailand Type 11
IMI Tavor TAR-21
M16A1, M16A2, & M16A4
M4A1/Colt Commando
SAR 21 (special forces)
 Tonga IMI Galil
M4 carbine
M16 assault rifle
FN FNC
 Tunisia Steyr AUG
M4 carbine (special forces)
FN FAL (border guards)
 Turkey FN SCAR (special forces)
H&K G3A7 & G3A7A1
H&K HK33E
H&K HK416 (special forces)
IMI TAR-21 (special forces)
Colt M4A1 (special forces)
Colt M16A2 & M16A4
MKEK MPT
 Turkmenistan AK-74
Beretta ARX-160
 United Arab Emirates H&K G3
FAMAS
T91
 Ukraine AK-74 (mostly AKS-74 variant)
Vepr
AKM
 United Kingdom SA-80 rifle 1996.jpgMini14GB.jpg
Domok g36.JPGM4A1 ACOG.jpg
L85A2 (SA80)
Diemaco C8 SFW (special forces)
Ruger Mini-14GB/20 (Bermuda Regiment)
H&K G36 (Special Air Service; replacing the Mini-14 in Bermuda Regiment)
M4A1 SOPMOD (SAS)
Steyr AUG (Falkland Islands Defence Force)
 United States M14 rifle - USA - 7,62x51mm - Armémuseum.jpgM16a4lh6.jpg
M4A1 ACOG.jpgHK416.jpg
United States Navy SEALs 121.jpgPEO M14 EBR.jpg
M14
M16A4(Marines Service Rifle)
M4 carbine(Army Service Rifle)
HK416 (Marines)
FN SCAR
Mk 14 Mod0 EBR
 Uzbekistan AK-74
 Venezuela AK-104
FN FAL
 Vietnam AKM
AK-74 AK-101 AK-103 TAR-21 Galil AR Galil Sniper (Naval Infantry)
AR-15 (Vietnam Marine Police)
 Zimbabwe R1
Heckler & Koch G3
AKM

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