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I've seen it mentioned in passing at DKos and other places, but not in any detail.  Half a million private mercenaries?  Puts the rise of Blackwater et al in a whole new light, doesn't it?

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by budr on Fri Aug 3rd, 2007 at 08:39:03 AM EST

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