Daily Archives: November 29, 2013

When Most U.S. Forces Leave Afghanistan, Contractors May Stay

[Translate] When Most U.S. Forces Leave Afghanistan, Contractors May Stay By Tom Bowman Credit John Moore / Getty Images A helicopter from the American security contractor DynCorp provides air support as members of an Afghan eradication force plow opium poppies … Continue reading

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Navy suspends business with defense contractor Inchcape Shipping Services

[Translate] Navy suspends business with defense contractor Inchcape Shipping Services   By Craig Whitlock, Published: November 27 E-mail the writer The Navy announced Wednesday that it has suspended business with a major defense contractor over “questionable business integrity,” the second time … Continue reading

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Russian mercenaries, working for the Slavonic Corps, fighting in Syria | VK

[Translate] The Interpreter Russian mercenaries, working for the Slavonic Corps, fighting in Syria | VK “‘Mercenary’ is Merely a Cover Story for Russian Soldier or Spook” Are there more Russian mercenaries fighting to prop up the regime in Syria? James … Continue reading

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