Private military firm, European Security Academy, carries out a training exercise. Britain's $560 million a year mercenary industry is booming as governments and corporations seek to 'evade responsibility for the use of violent and often deadly force.’ (Photo: YouTube Screenshot)

‘Mercenaries Unleashed’: Report Highlights Threats Posed By Booming Private Security Industry

‘For too long this murky world of guns for hire has been allowed to grow unchecked. In letting the industry regulate itself, the government has failed,’ the executive director of War On Want tells MintPress.