After 20 years, Pentagon still lacks control over hired guns
David Isenberg is an independent researcher and writer on U.S. military, foreign policy, and national and international security issues. He a senior analyst with the online geopolitical consultancy Wikistrat and is a U.S. Navy veteran. He is the author of “Shadow Force: Private Security Contractors in Iraq”. His blog, The PMSC Observer, focuses on private military and security contracting, a subject he has testified on to Congress.