UN official to probe war killings by contractors, troops.

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"UN official to probe war killings by contractors, troops."

A U.N. expert has been “invited” by the United States to investigate “whether members of the U.S. military or government contractors such as Blackwater USA violate international law when they kill civilians in Iraq and Afghanistan.” The Iraqi government is currently demanding Blackwater’s expulsion within six months, and increased air strikes in Afghanistan have led to “resentment against U.S. forces.”

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