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Resource ID: #28783
Subject: Civilian Casualty Disaster
Source: Brett Murphy, Gina Barton, Nick Penzenstadler
Affiliation: USA TODAY and Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Date: Oct 31, 2019; Dec 16, 2019; Dec 30, 2019



The series exposed how the largest private security company in the world has boosted profits by cutting corners and hiring employees — some with histories of violence — who have gone on to hurt those they are paid to protect, steal company weapons and, in one case, attack U.S. forces in Afghanistan in what would become a civilian casualty disaster that’s been kept largely secret for more than a decade.
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