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Families of four US men killed in a notorious ambush in Iraq in 2004 have settled a long-running lawsuit with the security firm they worked for.
The newspaper which first reported the deal, The Virginian-Pilot, said it could have otherwise become "a landmark lawsuit over battlefield accountability, in an era of privatised warfare".