Daily Archives: February 22, 2013

Is Mandiant a ‘digital Blackwater’?

[Translate] Is Mandiant a ‘digital Blackwater’? By ANNE FLAHERTY | Associated Press  View PhotoAssociated Press/Jacquelyn Martin – Mandiant founder and CEO Kevin Mandia is seen in his office in Alexandria, Va., Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013. Mandiant, started in 2004 by … Continue reading

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America Turns its Back on Contractors – Part 3

[Translate] America Turns its Back on Contractors – Part 3 February 19, 2013 By: Kerry Patton Imagine, if you can, for a moment; fighting for a nation during wartime — a nation you don’t belong to. Does it happen? Has it … Continue reading

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Issues in Utilizing Contract Warfighters in National Security Operations – Part 2

[Translate] Issues in Utilizing Contract Warfighters in National Security Operations – Part 2 February 14, 2013 By: Kerry Patton There are many authorities and observers who assume that there are far too many issues that stand in the way of … Continue reading

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America’s Contractual Fighting Force – Part 1

[Translate] America’s Contractual Fighting Force – Part 1 February 11, 2013 By: Kerry Patton In the wake of Al Qaeda’s Sept. 11, 2001 attack on the United States, America un-caged our best and brightest fighting force and sent them into … Continue reading

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Two former Blackwater executives plead guilty to weapons charges

[Translate] Two former Blackwater executives plead guilty to weapons charges Published: February 21, 2013 By Joseph Neff — jneff@newsobserver.com The criminal investigation into the military contractor formerly known as Blackwater concluded Thursday when two executives pleaded guilty to misdemeanor firearms … Continue reading

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PREVIOUS OFFICERS OF CORPORATE ENTITY FORMERLY KNOWN AS BLACKWATER PLEAD GUILTY & ARE SENTENCED

[Translate] U. S. Department of Justice Thomas G. Walker, United States Attorney, Eastern District of North Carolina Terry Sanford Federal Building 310 New Bern Avenue Suite 800 Raleigh, North Carolina 27601-1461 Telephone (919) 856-4530 Criminal FAX (919) 856-4487 Civil FAX … Continue reading

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