Daily Archives: March 3, 2016

Court Stays Decision on Balad Burn Pit

[Translate] Thursday, January 7, 2016 Court Stays Decision on Balad Burn Pit On December 23, 2015, the Court hearing the Burn Pit Lawsuit ruled in favor of the service-members and  stayed the Motion for Partial Summary Judgment on the Balad … Continue reading

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USAF selects IAP to support DoD’s Counter Narcotics and Global Threats Operations and Logistics Support contract valued at $975mln

[Translate] USAF selects IAP to support DoD’s Counter Narcotics and Global Threats Operations and Logistics Support contract valued at $975mln CAPE CANAVERAL, FL, February 4, 2016 — IAP Worldwide Services, as the managing partner of Global Threat Response Group (GTRG) … Continue reading

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KBR Performance at Issue – Hearing Scheduled Sept 2016

[Translate] KBR Performance at Issue – Hearing Scheduled Sept 2016 A revised Case Management Order (CMO) has been entered by the Court in the Burn Pit Lawsuit. The amended CMO directs the parties to exchange information so that the Court … Continue reading

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Frontier Services Group Expands Aviation Capability

[Translate] Frontier Services Group Expands Aviation Capability February, 16 2016 Travel Industry Wire Announces Pending Investment in Malta-based Maleth Group, an Aviation Services Company Linking North and West African Markets to Europe and Asia Frontier Services Group Expands Aviation Capability … Continue reading

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Debating the End of the Human Terrain System, Part 2

[Translate] Debating the End of the Human Terrain System, Part 2 US Army caption: “Fist bump–A group of local Afghan children bump fists with U.S. Army Soldiers assigned to the 1775th Military Police Company during a mission to Kuchi village, … Continue reading

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Debating the End of the Human Terrain System, Part 1

[Translate] Debating the End of the Human Terrain System, Part 1 The US Army’s official caption: “Survey strategy– Human Terrain Analysis Team, Iraqi Police, and U.S. Soldiers with 354th Military Police Company in support of 1st Battalion, 68th Armor Regiment … Continue reading

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Anthropology and War: The Challenge of Studying the Human Terrain

[Translate] Anthropology and War: The Challenge of Studying the Human Terrain by Julie Sagram on Feb 9, 2016 An understanding of society is integral to the human enterprise of armed conflict. This is why the United States Military has synthesized … Continue reading

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Army draws criticism after it rebranded the Human Terrain System program

[Translate] Army draws criticism after it rebranded the Human Terrain System program By SOFREP 02.11.2016#Military News Email Share Tweet The Army appears to have revived a controversial program that sent social scientists to battlefields and became mired in fraud and … Continue reading

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Sallyport Earns PSC.1 and ISO 9001:2015 Certifications

[Translate] ISOA Congratulates Sallyport Global on ANSI/ASIS PSC-1 Certification! Friday, February 05, 2016   (0 Comments) Posted by: Staff Admin Sallyport Earns PSC.1 and ISO 9001:2015 Certifications January 28, 2016 ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (January 28, 2016) Sallyport, a global provider of integrated … Continue reading

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To Leash or Not to Leash the Dogs of War? The Politics of Law and Australia’s Response to Mercenarism and Private Military and Security Companies

[Translate] Adelaide Law Review, vol. 36, no. 2, forthcoming To Leash or Not to Leash the Dogs of War? The Politics of Law and Australia’s Response to Mercenarism and Private Military and Security Companies”

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