At least 200,000-250,000 people died in the war in Bosnia. "There are
three million child soldiers in Africa." "More than 650,000 civilians
have been killed as a result of the U.S. occupation of Iraq." "Between
600,000 and 800,000 women are trafficked across borders every year."
"Money laundering represents as much as 10 percent of global GDP."
"Internet child porn is a $20 billion-a-year industry." These are big,
attention-grabbing numbers, frequently used in policy debates and media
reporting. Peter Andreas and Kelly M. Greenhill see only one problem: