Monday, December 08, 2003
Check out this amazing Washington Post article about security issues relating to foreign contractors in Iraq. The most newsworthy aspect of the article is that a bunch of South Korean contractors are pulling out due to security issues. However, the most interesting part of the article is the second page, which discusses the showdown between the workers and their management. The workers virtually kidnapped the managers, and forced them to negotiate a deal so that work could stop.