Daily Archives: February 9, 2014

Accountability in War – and Peace

[Translate] Accountability in War – and Peace | Commentary By Patrice McDermott Jan. 10, 2014, 1:31 p.m. As we withdraw our troops, but not our tax dollars, from Afghanistan, we are poised to repeat some of the mistakes we made … Continue reading

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KBR Asks High Court To Review Soldier Electrocution Suit

[Translate] KBR Asks High Court To Review Soldier Electrocution Suit By Brian Mahoney Law360, Washington (January 15, 2014, 8:24 PM ET) — KBR Inc. has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review a Third Circuit decision reviving a suit accusing … Continue reading

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Simon Mann’s adventures

[Translate] Simon Mann’s adventures Buoyed by successes in Angola and Sierra Leone, he went a little too far when he tried to topple the Equatorial Guinea dictatorship By Omar Shariff Deputy Editor, Weekend Review Published: 20:30 February 7, 2014 Image … Continue reading

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ACADEMI Congratulates the 100,000 Jobs Mission on Exceeding its Hiring Goal

[Translate]   ACADEMI Congratulates the 100,000 Jobs Mission on Exceeding its Hiring Goal   117,439 U.S. Military Veterans Hired from 2011-2013 MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — ACADEMI, a provider of assessment, training and protective services to both the federal … Continue reading

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