Daily Archives: January 22, 2014

Colombia: US suspends spraying after pilots downed

[Translate] Colombia: US suspends spraying after pilots downed Submitted by WW4 Report on Sat, 01/04/2014 – 15:42 News accounts revealed in December that the US-funded glyphosate spraying in Colombia has been indefinitely suspended after presumed FARC guerillas shot down two fumigation … Continue reading

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EU Navfor catches pirates that launched first attack of 2014

[Translate] EU Navfor catches pirates that launched first attack of 2014 Written by defenceWeb, Wednesday, 22 January 2014 The European Union Naval Force (EU Navfor) in cooperation with Japanese forces has apprehended five suspected pirates thought to be responsible for … Continue reading

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Aspida Maritime Security Open New Office

[Translate] Aspida Maritime Security Open New Office MarineLink.com Monday, January 20, 2014 Private Maritime Security Company (PMSC) Aspida Maritime Security said it has opened a new office in Copenhagen, adding to its locatons in London, Athens and Seoul.

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Slain Laborers’ Families Barred From Suing KBR

[Translate] Monday, January 20, 2014Last Update: 3:54 PM PT Slain Laborers’ Families Barred From Suing KBR By BONNIE BARRON HOUSTON (CN) – A federal judge has changed his mind about letting the families of Nepali laborers executed in Iraq pursue … Continue reading

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Teacher Training Facility 5 Years Behind & CERP Funds Never Used

[Translate] Teacher Training Facility 5 Years Behind & CERP Funds Never Used Today, SIGAR release two reports — an inspection report on a USAID-funded teacher training facility in Balkh Province, and a letter to DOD regarding the Commanders Emergency Response … Continue reading

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Booz Allen, Snowden’s old firm, looking to help US government with ‘insider threats’

[Translate] Booz Allen, Snowden’s old firm, looking to help US government with ‘insider threats’ By Dan Murphy, Staff writer / January 22, 2014 Edward Snowden told a writer for The New Yorker in an “interview conducted by encrypted means” that … Continue reading

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Matter of: DynCorp International LLC

[Translate] Matter of: DynCorp International LLC DynCorp International LLC, of Fort Worth, Texas, protests the award of a contract to Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation, of Savannah, Georgia, under request for proposals (RFP) No. FA8106-11-R-0001, issued by the Department of the Air … Continue reading

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Detention centre castigated over death of elderly man

[Translate] Detention centre castigated over death of elderly man Terminally ill Canadian man, 84, was kept in handcuffs by staff at Harmondsworth removal centre until after his heart stopped Alan Travis, home affairs editor The Guardian, Wednesday 15 January 2014 … Continue reading

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For Dubai Firm, Logistics Doesn’t End With Afghanistan Withdrawal

[Translate] For Dubai Firm, Logistics Doesn’t End With Afghanistan Withdrawal Jan. 20, 2014 – 10:40AM   | By AWAD MUSTAFA Moving On: Move One sees opportunities in East Africa and Central Asia as the US withdraws from Afghanistan. (Move One) DUBAI … Continue reading

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