Daily Archives: April 4, 2012

Navy unit receiving DynCorp support

[Translate] Navy unit receiving DynCorp support Published: April 3, 2012 at 10:35 AM FALLS CHURCH, Va., April 3 (UPI) — Facility support services for a U.S. Navy construction team in Timor-Leste will be provided by DynCorp International under a $15.5 … Continue reading

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Afghanistan’s Endless Private-Security War

[Translate] Afghanistan’s Endless Private-Security War By Charles Glass Charles Glass is a journalist, author, and publisher who has frequently reported from the Middle East. His most recent book is Americans in Paris: Life and Death Under Nazi Occupation (Penguin). His … Continue reading

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Consensus on Afghanistan: Transitioning to the Afghan Public Protection Force Will Cost More

[Translate] A new way forward | re-thinking us stratergy in afghanistan read the report on-line download the report (pdf) REPORT OF THE AFGHANISTAN STUDY GROUP   www.afghanistanstudygroup.com Consensus on Afghanistan: Transitioning to the Afghan Public Protection Force Will Cost More The Special … Continue reading

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“The Warrior Class”: The Blackwater Videos

[Translate] April 3, 2012 “The Warrior Class”: The Blackwater Videos By Harper’s Magazine The April 2012 issue of Harper’s Magazine includes “The Warrior Class,” a feature by Charles Glass on the rise of private-security contractors since 9/11. The conclusion to … Continue reading

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The WARRIOR CLASS: A golden age for the freelance soldier

[Translate] Harper’s Magazine April 2012 Charles Glass is a journalist, author, and publisher who has frequently reported from the Middle East. His most recent book is Americans in Paris: Life and Death Under Nazi Occupation (Penguin). The WARRIOR CLASS A … Continue reading

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British military contracts KBR support

[Translate] British military contracts KBR support Published: April 3, 2012 at 10:31 AM HOUSTON, April 3 (UPI) — Texas company KBR is to provide operational support to British military forces under a contract competitively awarded by Britain’s Ministry of Defense.The … Continue reading

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Air Force taps CACI for CATS contract

[Translate] Air Force taps CACI for CATS contract Published: April 3, 2012 at 10:12 AM ARLINGTON, Va., April 3 (UPI) — The U.S. Air Force has chosen CACI International Inc. to join the roster of prime contractors to support its … Continue reading

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