"Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons." Bertrand Russell

Wednesday, March 15, 2006

Contractor - Read "Mercenary"

There's obviously a simple reason why a civilian "contractor" might be traveling around with explosives in the boot of his car. But what is it?

"An American described as a security contractor has been arrested by police in a northern Iraqi town with weapons [explosives] in his car, said a provincial official."

Reuters via the Global Echo