The photo of the gold-plated Kalashnikov AK-47 seized from the leader of Mexican drug cartel has recently become a popular one on the WWW.
Salidarnasc recalls more gold-plated arms owners.
Saddam Hussein left a whole collection of gold and silver-plated guns after his infamous end as a dictator.
Another golden gun appreciator was Saddam Hussein’s older son Uday Saddam Hussein al-Tikrity, a bloodthirsty sadist. The poster of the film The Devil’s Double based on the story of Uday’s double Latif Yahia was painted gold due to this reason.
Aladeen, the fiction dictator from Sacha Baron Cohen’s The Dictator, loves sitting on the golden throne, having fun with multiple girls and also demonstrating one of the main dictators’ attributes — a gold-plated pistol.
On this photo, the rebellions display the golden pistol of Muammar Gaddafi.
Meet Ramzan Kadyrov, the President of the highly-subsidized Chechen Republic. As any respected man, he cannot do without a golden pistol.
Finally, Aliaksandr Lukashenka’s younger son Kolia (Mikalaj) Lukashenka with a golden gun, the present of Dmitry Medvedev he received several years ago. The gun has become kid’s frequent companion and it seems the boy is very happy with the present.