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Military Contractors Getting Closer to the Action

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Military Contractors Getting Closer to the Action

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Military Contractors Getting Closer to the Action

Military Contractors Getting Closer to the Action

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The U.S. government's increasing dependence on private contractors for military support work in dangerous places puts civilians at considerable risk. Are they soldiers for hire? It's a fine line. NPR's Steve Inskeep reports.