Daily Archives: June 27, 2014

Iraqi Survivors of Blackwater Massacre Finally get their Day in Court

[Translate] Iraqi Survivors of Blackwater Massacre Finally get their Day in Court  Friday, June 27, 2014 Hassan Jabir, wounded in 2007 Blackwater attack on Iraqi civilians (photo: Khalid Mohammed, AP) Victims of one of the most horrific incidents during the … Continue reading

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Dozens of Iraqis travel to US to testify against Blackwater in 2007 massacre case

[Translate] Dozens of Iraqis travel to US to testify against Blackwater in 2007 massacre case Xeni Jardin at 8:03 pm Wed, Jun 25, 2014 A man wounded in a shooting attack by Blackwater guards is helped by relatives in a hospital … Continue reading

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Russian ‘Blackwater’? MPs call for local security industry loophole

[Translate] Russian ‘Blackwater’? MPs call for local security industry loophole Published time: June 27, 2014 15:01 Edited time: June 27, 2014 15:43 RIA Novosti / Iliya Pitalev Nationalist party LDPR deputies have drafted a law on private military companies to … Continue reading

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Blackwater Iraq trial: Defence alleges orchestrated tales

[Translate] Blackwater Iraq trial: Defence alleges orchestrated tales Ex-Blackwater security guards accused of killing 14 Iraqis in Baghdad in 2007 The Associated Press Posted: Jun 26, 2014 12:35 PM ET Last Updated: Jun 26, 2014 12:35 PM ET Former Blackwater … Continue reading

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KBR Says Appeals Board Clears Use of Private Contractors in Iraq

[Translate] KBR Says Appeals Board Clears Use of Private Contractors in Iraq By Dow Jones Business News,  June 26, 2014, 09:37:00 AM EDT By Tess Stynes KBR Inc. said the Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals affirmed the government contractor’s … Continue reading

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