05-07-2005, 07:43 AM
The final regulations, published Thursday in the Federal Register, state, for example, that military "combatant commanders" will establish a plan to protect the civilian workers, unless the company's contract says otherwise. It is also up to the military commander to decide whether the contractors can carry government-issued or privately owned weapons and wear military clothing. http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2005/05/06/AR2005050601359.html I still say , chip-em. That way if captured they can be found swiftly and the bad guy's get whats comming to them!!