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The New Mercenaries

"Mercs, Skipper?" "Mercenaries, man! Bloody hell. What did you think they were? Cars? Thought you could do military." "And PMC, Skipper?"... "Private Military Company... Where the hell have you been all your life?" --John le Carr√©, The Mission Song The…
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The Guns of August 2007

The new weapons "package" and containment strategy that U.S. Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice and Secretary of Defense Robert Gates have been peddling around the Middle East lately have received a lot of coverage. In light of American policy in…