Gunmen Kill at Least 10 Security Guards in Baghdad; African Engineer Abducted in Ambush
Baghdad, Iraq. A security convoy of four-wheel drive vehicles was attacked in Baghdad's Jami'a district, sparking a fierce gun battle between heavily armed insurgents and security personnel. Police said gunmen killed at least 10 security personnel and seized an engineer from Malawi in the ambush.
These are not Security Guards they are Mercenaries from a company called Blackwater. Read the full story about Mercenaries in Iraq.