Daily Archives: June 10, 2015

How ISIS Capitalizes on Horrors of Blackwater and Abu Ghraib

[Translate] How ISIS Capitalizes on Horrors of Blackwater and Abu Ghraib Lina Khatib Op-Ed April 15, 2015 CNN Summary The self-proclaimed Islamic State is using past Western transgressions in Iraq to justify its brutality. The jailing of four Blackwater security … Continue reading

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Navy vet defends shuttered military contract school

[Translate] Navy vet defends shuttered military contract school Todd Unger, WFAA 9:45 a.m. CDT June 10, 2015 (Photo: WFAA) CONNECT 4 TWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE ALVARADO — A North Texas man is facing heavy scrutiny after graduates of a training school he established … Continue reading

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British security worker, 29, killed in Afghan car bomb that left three dead

[Translate] Pictured: British security worker, 29, killed in Afghan car bomb that left three dead  Victim from yesterday’s suicide bombig named as Michael Hampshire A security contractor from Huddersfield, ‘Mic’ was engaged to girlfriend   Family said ‘No words can explain … Continue reading

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Not seen, not heard, often not reported – the harrowing stories of Australia’s detainees

[Translate] Not seen, not heard, often not reported – the harrowing stories of Australia’s detainees Special report: evidence highlights systemic failures in how the immigration department and its contractors deal with serious allegations of sexual assault on Nauru, Manus and … Continue reading

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​G4S cleared of Palestinian human rights violations, but censured for ‘specific’ failures

[Translate] ​G4S cleared of Palestinian human rights violations, but censured for ‘specific’ failures Published time: June 10, 2015 13:58 Qalandia checkpoint near the West Bank city of Ramallah (Reuters / Mohamad Torokm Security giant G4S was cleared of failing to … Continue reading

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Radio Sputnik Host: I Was Targeted by Secret ‘Shadow NSA’

[Translate] Radio Sputnik Host: I Was Targeted by Secret ‘Shadow NSA’ © Flickr/ Lionel Martinez US 04:47 09.06.2015(updated 16:24 09.06.2015) Get short URL 295254 Forget the USA Freedom Act as a major step toward transparency. Relinquish all hope that it … Continue reading

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