The PP-2000 (Russian: ПП-2000, Pistolet Pulemet 2000; English: Machine Pistol 2000) is a Russian machine pistol designed by the KBP Instrument Design Bureau and is classified as a Personal Defense Weapon (PDW). It fires the 9x19mm Parabellum round at 600-800 rounds per minute. It was first introduced to the public in 2004 (N.E ?). This modern submachine gun has the unique ability to store a 44 round magazine at the rear where it also functions as a stock. Designed for personal defense and close quarter combat, it is often used by the Inner Circle.