Daily Archives: February 7, 2016

Contractor Kidnappings and the Perils of Privatized War

[Translate] Contractor Kidnappings and the Perils of Privatized War More than 3,700 contractors died on the global battlefield between 2001 and 2015, in this deadly and secrecy-shrouded game of crony capitalism. By Tim Shorrock February 2, 2016 Iraqi security forces … Continue reading

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The return of the dogs of war: what’s it like to be a soldier for hire?

[Translate] The return of the dogs of war: what’s it like to be a soldier for hire? It’s one thing to pull the trigger for your country – quite another for a corporation. As a new report reveals how private … Continue reading

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