MASSIVE US ARMS SHIPMENT GOES MISSING IN IRAQ
CLAIM : 200,000 AK47s MEANT FOR IRAQI SECURITY FORCES MAY HAVE REACHED AL QAEDA AND THE IRAQI INSURGENCY INSTEAD
The profit factor is something else altogether.
True, but thousands of people are making billions of dollars along the way.
The global arms trade is not one of the three biggest, and most profitable, industries in the world because those involved are uniquely concerned with morality or ethics.
What's the life of an American soldier, or a Liberian civilian, worth to these kinds of people?
Nothing except the profit that can made from the weapons, and the bullets, that kill them.