Malaysia, Stab Protection
“In London, maybe you need only stab protection, knife protection,” Caballero said. “In India, maybe between knife and guns. Malaysia, stab protection. Latin America, bullets. But in Russia the risk is not only with guns. There have special ammunition, called Tokarev—nickname, ‘police kill.’ It is very similar to regular nine-millimetre but is armor-piercing.”
From “Survival of the Fitted,” an article about bulletproof couture in the September 26, 2011, issue of the New Yorker.