Daily Archives: September 24, 2012

The Perils of the Punctilious PMSC Prosecution

[Translate] The Perils of the Punctilious PMSC Prosecution Sep. 24, 2012 A.D. David Isenberg In all the oceans of ink that has been spilled over the years about the legal accountability of private military and security contractors (PMSC) I have … Continue reading

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Counting the CFTE

[Translate] David Isenberg Author, ‘Shadow Force: Private Security Contractors in Iraq’ Counting the CFTE Posted: 09/24/2012 5:33 pm To paraphrase an old sports expression, you can’t tell the contractors without a scorecard. Perhaps you’ve wondered just how many service contractors … Continue reading

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Tierney wants hard line on arms dealer

[Translate] September 23, 2012 Tierney wants hard line on arms dealer By Richard Gaines Staff Writer The $7.5 million fine that an international arms dealer and security contractor — Blackwater Worldwide, as it was known during the Iraq War — … Continue reading

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Bum Contractors Get the Boot

[Translate] Bum Contractors Get the Boot By Mark Micheli September 21, 2012 Image via James Steidle/Shutterstock.com More federal contractors than ever are being shown the door, says a new report. According to the Interagency Suspension and Debarment Committee, agencies have … Continue reading

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