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Investors Iraq News
01-18-2018, 12:10 AM
By John Lee.
The number of civilian contractors supporting U.S. and coalition operations in Iraq against the Islamic State has risen 37 percent from January 2017 to January 2018 — from 3,592 to 4,927 — according CENTCOM:

Contractors supporting base operations rose from 564 contractors at the start of the period to 827 contractors currently;
Contracted translators rose from 377 to 805;
Contractors supporting logistics and maintenance rose from 1,156 to 1,480.

More from Military Times here. (https://www.militarytimes.com/flashpoints/2018/01/16/dod-reports-spike-in-contractors-in-iraq/)
(Source: Military Times)

Source: Iraq-BusinessNews.com. (http://www.iraq-businessnews.com/2018/01/18/dod-reports-spike-in-contractors-in-iraq/)

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