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Senate report slams Afghan security contractors

• AP
Heavy U.S. reliance on private security in Afghanistan has helped to line the pockets of the Taliban because contractors often don't vet local recruits and wind up hiring warlords and thugs, Senate investigators said Thursday.
Trucking contractors pay tens of millions of dollars a year to local warlords for convoy protection.

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