Sunday, May 16, 2010
Crackdown on Afghanistan Security Contracting Firms by Afghan Government
A crackdown is taking place on selected security firms operating in Afghanistan. It is hard to tell if this is a reaction to killings of innocent Afghan civilians by security firm employees or another attempt to "shake down" the firms for additional bribes so they can continue to operate in the country. Read more in "Zero Tolerance for Security Firm Shootings", Mother Jones, May 14, 2010.