Daily Archives: February 22, 2014

Manus Island: Australian Official Claims G4S Guards Stomped on Skull of Iranian Asylum Seeker

[Translate] Manus Island: Australian Official Claims G4S Guards Stomped on Skull of Iranian Asylum Seeker By Lydia Smith , February 21, 2014 13:39 PM GMT Getty Reza Barati was killed in a violent revolt at Australian-run asylum seekers’ detention camp … Continue reading

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WHISTLEBLOWER FILES SUIT AGAINST HALLIBURTON CO. & KBR

[Translate] WHISTLEBLOWER FILES SUIT AGAINST HALLIBURTON CO. & KBR Thursday, February 20, 2014 by David J. Linesch One of the nation’s largest government contractors requires employees seeking to report fraud to sign internal confidentiality statements barring them from speaking to … Continue reading

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UK student union to cancel G4S contract over role in Israeli prisons

[Translate] UK student union to cancel G4S contract over role in Israeli prisons Submitted by Michael Deas on Wed, 02/19/2014 – 16:44 The campaign against G4S is one way to take action in solidarity with Palestinian political prisoners The student … Continue reading

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Security firm backtracks on Canadian-citizens-only jobs

[Translate] Security firm backtracks on Canadian-citizens-only jobs Garda World changing its job ads after telling applicant he had to be Canadian citizen to apply By Gosia Sawicka, CBC News Posted: Feb 06, 2014 5:30 AM CT Last Updated: Feb 06, 2014 … Continue reading

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Dead Guards on Freighter Are Identified as Former Navy SEAL Members

[Translate] Dead Guards on Freighter Are Identified as Former Navy SEAL Members By NICHOLAS KULISH and MARK MAZZETTIFEB. 20, 2014 NAIROBI, Kenya — Two former Navy SEAL members who had been hired to protect the container ship that was attacked … Continue reading

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