Daily Archives: May 2, 2012

“Infocrafting” or Propaganda Online?

[Translate] “Infocrafting” or Propaganda Online? Rogue “Info Ops” Agents Go After The Wrong Target Doug Bernard | Washington DC As many have learned the hard way, protecting your reputation online can be difficult. The way the web works, once just … Continue reading

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Industry wants agencies in control, not mandates

[Translate] http://fcw.com/articles/2012/04/30/industry-contracting-officer-decision-making.aspx Industry wants agencies in control, not mandates By Matthew Weigelt Apr 30, 2012 A conglomeration of industry groups urged Congress to leave many contracting decisions to the discretion of the agency by avoiding blanket mandates. “The government should … Continue reading

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Ex-CIA contractor pleads not guilty in fight

[Translate] Ex-CIA contractor pleads not guilty in fight Posted: May 01, 2012 10:27 AM EDTUpdated: May 01, 2012 10:27 AM EDT CASTLE ROCK, Colo. (AP) – A former CIA contractor involved in a fatal shootout in Pakistan has pleaded not … Continue reading

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Diplomats want access to SA man held in Sudan

[Translate] SA Time: Wednesday, May 02, 2012 4:27:05 AM Diplomats want access to SA man held in Sudan May 1 2012 at 12:15pm By Peter Fabricius SA Time: Wednesday, May 02, 2012 4:27:05 AM South Africa’s ambassador in Sudan met … Continue reading

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Security big business when it comes to Mexico

[Translate] Security big business when it comes to Mexico Updated: Monday, 30 Apr 2012, 9:57 PM MST Published : Monday, 30 Apr 2012, 9:57 PM MST PHOENIX – The horrific images of violence and bloodshed between the Mexican drug cartels, … Continue reading

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State Department to provide Mexican security agency with surveillance apparatus

[Translate] State Department to provide Mexican security agency with surveillance apparatus Leonardo Casas/AP By Bob Brewin April 30, 2012 The State Department plans to award a contract to provide a Mexican government security agency with a system that can intercept … Continue reading

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Raymond Davis saga: Widow, mother-in-law of one of the victims killed

[Translate] Raymond Davis saga: Widow, mother-in-law of one of the victims killed By Asad Kharal Published: April 30, 2012 LAHORE: The widow and mother-in-law of one of Raymond Davis’ victims were allegedly killed by his father-in-law after a domestic dispute in … Continue reading

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