Daily Archives: July 26, 2013

SIGAR’S Letter To Secretary John Kerry: Incorrect

[Translate] SIGAR’S Letter To Secretary John Kerry: Incorrect PRESS STATEMENT (July 25, 2013) The letter that was sent by the Office of the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) to U.S. Secretary of State, John Kerry, with relation to … Continue reading

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Kickbacks Case Against KBR Revived by Court

[Translate] Thursday, July 25, 2013Last Update: 2:51 PM PT Kickbacks Case Against KBR Revived by Court   By JACK BOUBOUSHIAN (CN) – Defense contractor KBR must face claims that its employees took kickbacks while shipping military equipment to Iraq and Afghanistan, … Continue reading

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DoD, State see light at end of wartime contracting reform tunnel

[Translate] DoD, State see light at end of wartime contracting reform tunnel Thursday – 7/18/2013, 10:42am  ET Jared Serbu @jserbuWFED More Reports There’s little doubt that the three agencies responsible for overseas contingency contracting have improved since the Wartime Contracting … Continue reading

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Lieutenant Colonel Who Served In Iraq Pleads Guilty To Criminal Conflict Of Interest For Contracting Scheme

[Translate] United States Attorney Jenny A. Durkan Western District of Washington Lieutenant Colonel Who Served In Iraq Pleads Guilty To Criminal Conflict Of Interest For Contracting Scheme FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 23, 2013 A retired Lieutenant Colonel in the U.S. … Continue reading

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Auditors Warn State Department to Monitor $50M Afghan Training Project

[Translate] Auditors Warn State Department to Monitor $50M Afghan Training Project By Charles S. Clark 10:36 AM ET An Afghan police officer stands guard at a checkpoint on a road leading to Narkh district on the outskirts of Maidan Shahr, Afghanistan … Continue reading

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DynCorp saga inspired 2010 movie “The Whistleblower”

[Translate] DynCorp saga inspired 2010 movie “The Whistleblower” Posted Wednesday, Jul. 24, 2013 Share By Barry Shlachter, Sandra Baker and Jim Fuquay Star-Telegram Staff Writers DynCorp? Oh, that DynCorp. The government contractor that wants Fort Worth tax breaks to move … Continue reading

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