Flashpoints: BLACKWATER: The Rise of the World’s Most Powerful Mercenery Army
april 27, 2008 1 kommentar
Jeremy Scahill spends the hour giving deep background on Blackwater, the largest mercenary operation going on in the world and subject of his most recent book. Federal prosecutors are now investigating Blackwater for smuggling US weapons into Iraq and then selling them to the resistance. It was widely reported that Blackwater killed a dozen or more people in a street incident and have been outlawed from doing security work since thBlackwater Securitye attack.
Meanwhile, the US State Dept has insisted that Blackwater continue its assingnment guarding US military and diplomatic personel inside Iraq. For an in depth look into Blackwater in Iraq we thought we would go back to a recent speech by investigative reporter and author Jeremy Scahill. Schahill spoke recently about the controversial organization, listen to this.