A Week’s Worth Of News, Bullet-Pointed
Big fish Viktor Bout had a fleet of aircraft delivering high-tech weapons around the world. Small fish Anna Fermanova stuffed some night-vision scopes into her luggage.
US forces destroy a village then pay local contractors to rebuild it. Meanwhile, private USAID consultants run up huge luxury hotel bills.
More contractor misconduct: Alleged child rapist avoids arrest for seven years by working as a military contractor in Iraq.