TITLE

Out of Service

AUTHOR(S)
Tepperman, Jonathan D.
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
New Republic;11/25/2002, Vol. 227 Issue 22, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the security given by the U.S. government to the Afghan President Hamid Karzai due to assassination attempts. Provision of American Special Forces to act as bodyguards for Karzai; Views of the author about the use of private military corporation (PMC) in the country; Growth in the use of PMCs; Decline in the number of active duty U.S. military personnel; Problems with using PMCs as soldiers; Dogma of the Republicans.
ACCESSION #
8504402

 

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