Friday, September 21, 2007

At 180,000, Private Military Contractors Outnumber U.S. Military

"More than 180,000 Americans, Iraqis, and nationals from other countries work under a slew of federal contracts to provide security, gather intelligence, build roads, forge a financial system, and transport needed supplies in a country the size of California."
180,000 private contractors flood Iraq - Yahoo! News

This is why the Blackwater news is so important.

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