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Cross over: How will private firms handle Iraq situation?

08-20-2010 18:44 BJT Special Report:The future of Iraq post-US withdrawal |

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We are joined by our correspondent Baqi Naqed Naji who's in Baghdad, to discuss the troop withdrawal. Hello Baqi--

Q1: How are ordinary Iraqis reacting to the withdrawal of US troops?

Q2: Are there any fears of a resurgence of violence once the troops leave?

Q3: With the drawing down troops in Iraq, the US State Department plans to double the number of private security contractors to ensure stability. Can you tell us more about these firms? Are they properly equipped to take on this role?



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