These are the words that I have read in The Economist.
A hireling; one who serves in a foreign army for money; motivated solely by desire for monetary gain
Type or kind, the same
To climb with difficulty, especially on all fours; scramble
The action oppress or harass with ill-treatment, especially because of race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, or beliefs.
Anger aroused by something unjust, mean, or unworthy
Banishment or exclusion from a group; disgrace
Deserving contempt; vile
A member of the small governing faction
Dirty; grimy; despicable