The Red Line

Episode 13 - Private Militaries (Wagner vs Blackwater)

March 23, 2020

Private militaries or PMC's have been popping up in all of the worlds conflict zones, guns for hire being paid to the dirty work nation-states don't want to do. Is this the future of war or is this a slippery slope that takes all the accountability out of the battlefield?

This week we do a deep dive into the Wagner group (Putin's private army) and Blackwater/Frontier Services Group (Erik Princes Hong Kong-based White House hit squad). 

We go through what they have been up to, and where they are likely to pop up over the next few years 

Guests this week are
Sean McFate
Alex Kirsch
Sahar Khan and
Candace Rondeaux

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