Plainclothes contractors working for Blackwater USA take part in a firefight as Iraqi demonstrators loyal to Muqtada Al Sadr attempt to advance on a facility being defended by U.S. and Spanish soldiers,  in the Iraqi city of Najaf. April 2004.
New War Thriller Delves Into Shadowy World Of Mercenaries
Task & Purpose speaks with Sean McFate, ex-mercenary and author of the upcoming post-9/11 war thriller, “Shadow War.”
The Greatest Mercenary Magazine Of All Time Is Folding
Forty years after its founding, Soldier of Fortune, the “Journal of Professional Adventurers,” is retiring from newsstands.