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Profile: Private Security Company Working Group (PSCWG)

Private Security Company Working Group (PSCWG) was a participant or observer in the following events:

The Coalition Provisional Authority (CPA)‘s Private Security Company Working Group, an internal agency within the CPA that handles the hiring and deployment of private security firms in Iraq, notes: “We are creating a private army on an unpricidented [sic] scale. This will be the largest private security force ever assembled. It will be larger than Coalition Forces and will represent a force for good or harm depending on our insistance [sic] on the rule of law.” (Roberts 2008, pp. 128)


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