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Contractors in War Zones

Dr. John Nagl and Richard Fontaine of the Center for a New American Security recently authored an article on contractors participating in the US war effort.  Some of the highlights of the article include:

1) Military contractors are not a recent phenomenon, they predate the formation of the United States

2) Contractors are an essential feature of the modern day battlefield

3) Some suggestions on the future of contractors operating on the US battlefield

To read the article in its entirety, click here

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