In the decade following the invasion of Iraq, Private Military Companies become the preferred instrument of foreign policy by Petro-Monarchies in the failed states of the Middle East.
Working special operations contracts in the post Iraq nation-states, Cold Harbor targets both Iranian interests and the advances of the Islamic State.
Staffed with former SOF combat veterans, PMCs select, train and lead armies of local nationals in conventional and unconventional warfare operations.
With access and placement to these resource rich conflict zones, PMCs can serve multiple clients at once with overlapping objectives addressing the needs of private enterprise as well as Western governments.
Combat actions conducted by the PMCs are not considered acts of war...
They are matters of foreign internal defense.