Monthly Archives: June 2014

The real Blackwater scandal is that the State Department kept hiring them

[Translate] Monday, June 30, 2014  The real Blackwater scandal is that the State Department kept hiring them Updated by Max Fisher on June 30, 2014, 4:50 p.m. ET @Max_Fisher max@vox.com Tweet Share LinkedIn Email Print An Iraqi woman looks inside one … Continue reading

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Cummings wants USIS head to answer questions

[Translate] Federal Eye Cummings wants USIS head to answer questions  By Joe Davidson June 30 at 2:49 PM Follow @JoeDavidsonWP Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) wants to get answers from the chief executive of the largest federal contractor that conducts background … Continue reading

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Call from the sea

[Translate] Call from the sea 04th June 2014 Maritime security should be regulated through an EU wide policy to avoid a costly plethora of national standards, says a maritime security company.

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CACI Reports Guidance for Its Fiscal Year 2015

[Translate] CACI Reports Guidance for Its Fiscal Year 2015 Professional Services Close-Up 30 June 2014 CACI International Inc. has issued its guidance for its Fiscal Year 2015 (FY15), which begins July 1, and reiterated its Fiscal Year 2014 (FY14) guidance. … Continue reading

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U.S. court revives Abu Ghraib detainees’ torture case

[Translate] U.S. court revives Abu Ghraib detainees’ torture case DETAINEE GESTURES TOWARD U.S. SOLDIER THROUGH BARS OF HIS CELL AT ABU GHRAIB PRISON OUTSIDE BAGHDAD. (Damir Sagolj Reuters, / June 30, 2014) By Jonathan Stempel Reuters11:15 a.m. CDT, June 30, … Continue reading

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A Blackwater Warning Before the Nisour Square Shooting and the State Dept’s Non-Response

[Translate] June 30, 2014 · 8:37 am A Blackwater Warning Before the Nisour Square Shooting and the State Dept’s Non-Response – Domani Spero Follow @Diplopundit A James Risen  scoop over in NYT on how a warning on Blackwater in Iraq prior to the 2007 … Continue reading

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Before Shooting in Iraq, Warning on Blackwater

[Translate] National Desk; SECTA Before Shooting in Iraq, Warning on Blackwater The New York Times By JAMES RISEN 30 June 2014 WASHINGTON — Just weeks before Blackwater guards fatally shot 17 civilians at Baghdad’s Nisour Square in 2007, the State … Continue reading

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AfA urges TSA to allow privately trained dogs to screen cargo

[Translate] AfA urges TSA to allow privately trained dogs to screen cargo By Staff Reports on June 26, 2014 The U.S. Airforwarders Association told a congressional panel that the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) should move toward permitting private contractors … Continue reading

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G4S: NI minister condemns dissident republican threat

[Translate] 29 June 2014 Last updated at 12:34 ET G4S: NI minister condemns dissident republican threat Northern Ireland Justice Minister David Ford said security staff need to be able to carry out their work without the fear of threat Man … Continue reading

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Supreme Group completes acquisition of EMS Seven Seas

[Translate] Supreme Group completes acquisition of EMS Seven Seas by ASC Staff on Jun 22, 2014 Supreme Group (Supreme), provider of end-to-end supply chain solutions in challenging environments, last week announced completion of the purchase of EMS Seven Seas ASA. Family-owned … Continue reading

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