Daily Archives: April 27, 2012

Data at Last, Data at Last: Thank God Almighty, Data at Last (Sort of)

[Translate] David Isenberg Author, ‘Shadow Force: Private Security Contractors in Iraq’ Data at Last, Data at Last: Thank God Almighty, Data at Last (Sort of) Posted: 04/26/2012 8:20 am Considering how many times over years I have critiqued the private … Continue reading

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Maersk Gains From U.S. Military’s $11.5 Billion War Shipments

[Translate] Bloomberg Government (bgov.com) April 26, 2012 Maersk Gains From U.S. Military’s $11.5 Billion War Shipments By Brendan McGarry The Alliance St. Louis docked at the Port of Beaumont in Texas this month and rolled out 179 armored trucks. Two … Continue reading

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War Profiteer of the Month: DynCorp International

[Translate] War Profiteer of the Month: DynCorp International 25 Apr 2012 — javier DynCorp does not like to be compared to controversial contractors such as Blackwater and KBR, but the company does exactly what they do. It performs a wide … Continue reading

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Afghanistan: The Business of War in Afghanistan

[Translate] Afghanistan: The Business of War in Afghanistan 26-04-2012 Al-Akhbar: Since the US invasion in 2001, Afghanistan has seen multiple private armies take control of the country’s security sector. The private security compound was on the outskirts of Kabul. Situated … Continue reading

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