Military Contractors Getting Closer to the Action 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.
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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

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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.