Saturday, May 27, 2006

What Are The Conditions For Civilian Drivers In Iraq?

NPR takes a look at the working conditions for civilian drivers in Iraq. Dozens have died while on dangerous missions over the past few years. This report indicates that these workers are seen as expendable & replaceable objects by the companies that they work for. Money holds priority over safety.

Listen to Part 1 of the report.

Listen to Part 2 of the report.

Find in-depth background information here.

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