Review of Iraq Effort Must Include Contractors With at least 100,000 civilian contractors from the United States and elsewhere performing reconstruction and security duties in Iraq, the U.S. Senate's current debate over troop levels has focused on only one part of America's involvement in Iraq.
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Review of Iraq Effort Must Include Contractors

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Review of Iraq Effort Must Include Contractors

Review of Iraq Effort Must Include Contractors

Review of Iraq Effort Must Include Contractors

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With at least 100,000 civilian contractors from the United States and elsewhere performing reconstruction and security duties in Iraq, the U.S. Senate's current debate over troop levels has focused on only one part of America's involvement in Iraq.

Many of the tasks performed by contractors in Iraq was performed by the U.S. military during the Vietnam conflict. Robert Siegel talks to NPR Senior News Analyst Ted Koppel