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Meet Verizon’s Newest Security Force: Blackwater

August 19, 2011

Blackwater, now called Xe, is considered to be the world’s largest and most powerful mercenary army. In 2004, they had 2,300 men actively deployed around the world and another 20,000 contractors ready to go. They claim that they have trained tens of thousands of security personnel since 1998. Blackwater is being contracted by Verizon for security purposes.

Source:
http://www.alternet.org/newsandviews/article/651873/meet_verizon’s_newest_security_force:_blackwater/

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