Daily Archives: March 2, 2015

Civilian Expeditionary Workforce, chance of a lifetime, lifetime of chance

[Translate] Civilian Expeditionary Workforce, chance of a lifetime, lifetime of chance February 27, 2015 10:19 AM MST Civilian Expeditionary Workforce, chance of a lifetime, lifetime of chance Photoblog.com   This morning the Belvoir Eagle published a plea from CENTCOM looking … Continue reading

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DEFENSE CONTRACTORS OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES

[Translate] SUBPART 225.74–DEFENSE CONTRACTORS OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES (Revised February 26, 2015)  225.7401 Contracts requiring performance or delivery in a foreign country.  225.7402 Contractor personnel supporting U.S. Armed Forces deployed outside the United States.  225.7402-1 Scope.  225.7402-2 Definition.  225.7402-3 Government … Continue reading

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Are private military contractors treated fairly when they come home?

[Translate] Are private military contractors treated fairly when they come home? Issues Feb 27, 2015 Listen Are private military contractors treated fairly? 45min 10sec Guests Kristen Kaszynski: Widow of Kyle Kasynski, who died while working for a private military contractor … Continue reading

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Legal challenge for offshore detention centres on Manus Island and Nauru

[Translate] Legal challenge for offshore detention centres on Manus Island and Nauru Date March 1, 2015 Chris Vedelago The Abbott government’s offshore refugee policy is facing a new legal challenge that seeks to hold the Commonwealth legally responsible for conditions … Continue reading

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‘Headbutt the bitch’ Serco guard, Yarl’s Wood, a UK immigration detention centre

[Translate] ‘Headbutt the bitch’ Serco guard, Yarl’s Wood, a UK immigration detention centre Jackie Long 2 March 2015 For years women locked up inside Yarl’s Wood, a UK government lock-up in Bedfordshire, have complained of racist abuse, sexual abuse and … Continue reading

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Is Alan Guilty of Gross Ingratitude?

[Translate] Sandy Goodman Become a fanRetired producer for NBC Nightly News Is Alan Guilty of Gross Ingratitude? Posted: 03/02/2015 12:23 pm EST Updated: 4 hours ago The classic definition of a person with chutzpah, the Jewish word for shameless audacity, … Continue reading

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Freed Prisoner Alan Gross: New Start, New Smile

[Translate] Freed Prisoner Alan Gross: New Start, New Smile By Natalie Lylo and Jim Handly Facebook Updated at 6:26 PM EST on Tuesday, Feb 24, 2015 After five years and five teeth lost to Cuban confinement, freed prisoner Alan Gross … Continue reading

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Mum in fight to stop her ex-husband’s killer being transferred back to Britain from Iraq

[Translate]  Mum in fight to stop her ex-husband’s killer being transferred back to Britain from Iraq 10:06, 27 February 2015 By Rob Pattinson Charlotte Ryan said it would be devastating for her son Reece if Danny Fitzsimons, who shot dead … Continue reading

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Paul McGuigan murder: G4S ‘warned over Iraq killer risk’

[Translate] 8 February 2015 Last updated at 17:01 ET Paul McGuigan murder: G4S ‘warned over Iraq killer risk’ Paul McGuigan had previously worked as a bodyguard for former Beatle George Harrison Continue reading the main story Related Stories Recruiter ‘naive’ … Continue reading

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Spanish Mercenaries Fighting in Kiev Volunteer Battalions

[Translate] Spanish Mercenaries Fighting in Kiev Volunteer Battalions © Sputnik/ Alexandr Maksimenko Europe 19:49 02.03.2015(updated 20:12 02.03.2015)   Spanish mercenaries are fighting in far-right paramilitary militias, including in the Azov battalion alongside Kiev forces and other radical volunteers, one of … Continue reading

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