Saturday, September 28, 2013

"International hit team" arrested

Gawker:

A team of alleged mercenaries comprised of former American, German, and Polish snipers and soldiers, were arrested this week after DEA informants successfully hired the team to provide a variety of security, surveillance, and assassination work.

According to a release from the DEA, the five former soldiers — most with sniper experience — formed an "international hit team" across four continents.
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The team also accepted $700,000 to assassinate a DEA special agent and an alleged confidential source in Liberia.