Monthly Archives: September 2015

Retired Generals and Admirals Urge the Fourth Circuit Court to Hold Military Contractors Accountable for Abuse of Detainees at Abu Ghraib

[Translate] Detainees at Abu Ghraib September 29, 2015 Retired Generals and Admirals Urge the Fourth Circuit Court to Hold Military Contractors Accountable for Abuse of Detainees at Abu Ghraib Torture New York City – Human Rights First, representing a group of … Continue reading

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Somalia: Security Guards of 2 Turkish Companies Fought in Somalia

[Translate] Dalsan Radio (Mogadishu) Somalia: Security Guards of 2 Turkish Companies Fought in Somalia   By Mohamed Omar HusseinOn Monday the security guards of two Turkish construction companies have fought at Wadajir district in Mogadishu. Reliable sources from Wadajir district … Continue reading

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Defense Contractor Agrees to Pay $4.63 Million to Settle Overcharging Allegations

[Translate] Justice News Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, September 28, 2015 Defense Contractor Agrees to Pay $4.63 Million to Settle Overcharging Allegations L-3 Communications Corporation, Vertex Aerospace LLC and L-3 Communications Integrated Systems LP … Continue reading

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DOD Contract Services: Improvements Made to Planning and Implementation of Fiscal Controls

[Translate] DOD Contract Services: Improvements Made to Planning and Implementation of Fiscal Controls GAO-15-780: Published: Sep 30, 2015. Publicly Released: Sep 30, 2015. Additional Materials: Highlights Page:  (PDF, 1 page) Full Report:  (PDF, 27 pages) Contact: Marie A. Mak (202) … Continue reading

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Constitutional Scholars, Military Officers, Human Rights Groups File Briefs in Support of Abu Ghraib Victims Suing Corporation for Torture

[Translate] For Immediate Release Tuesday, September 29, 2015 – 9:45am Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Contact: Jen Nessel, (212) 614-6449, jnessel@ccrjustice.org Constitutional Scholars, Military Officers, Human Rights Groups File Briefs in Support of Abu Ghraib Victims Suing Corporation for Torture … Continue reading

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Transfield could face legal action over Nauru and Manus abuses, group warns

[Translate] Transfield could face legal action over Nauru and Manus abuses, group warns Directors and corporate officers of Transfield Services could face legal liability over the failure to disclose its contribution to human rights abuses A young girl walks through … Continue reading

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Mercenaries and the state: How the hybridisation of the armed forces is changing the face of national security

[Translate] Mercenaries and the state: How the hybridisation of the armed forces is changing the face of national security

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Markets, Privatization, and Corruption

[Translate] Markets, Privatization, and Corruption

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Intelligence outsourcing in the U.S. Department of Defense: Theory, practice, and implications

[Translate] Intelligence outsourcing in the U.S. Department of Defense: Theory, practice, and implications

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Impact of Federal Acquisition Regulation Change on Contractor Misconduct

[Translate] Impact of Federal Acquisition Regulation Change on Contractor Misconduct

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