These will be nothing like the ones civilians can own. The firearms they seek are the M4/M16 version which has a 3 way selector for SAFE, SEMI, and BURST. God, even the Blaze can't get it right. More of the same, the media just doesn't know what they are talking about. Let's put fear into the public.The Department of Homeland Security is seeking to acquire 7,000 5.56x45mm NATO “personal defense weapons” (PDW) — also known as “assault weapons” when owned by civilians.