Daily Archives: March 22, 2016

Defense Contractor Gets 63 Months in Prison in Navy Bribery Scandal

[Translate] Defense Contractor Gets 63 Months in Prison in Navy Bribery Scandal By Charles S. Clark March 21, 2016 2 Comments The USS Mustin arrives in Singapore for a scheduled port visit. The contractor admitted to $1.6 million in fraudulent … Continue reading

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When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Don’t Fire

[Translate] Published on March 21st, 2016 | by David Isenberg When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Don’t Fire by David Isenberg The performance of private security contractors (PSCs) working for the U.S. government in war zones is a mixed … Continue reading

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Private security company contracted to ‘assist’ gardaí in Dublin

[Translate] Private security company contracted to ‘assist’ gardaí in Dublin Micad Security deployed around Temple Bar at cost of €15,000 Thu, Mar 17, 2016, 10:33 Updated: Thu, Mar 17, 2016, 18:12 Colin Gleeson Video Images Dublin City Council hired a … Continue reading

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Rebuilding Afghanistan: Oversight of Defense Department Infrastructure Projects

[Translate] Rebuilding Afghanistan: Oversight of Defense Department Infrastructure Projects Hearing Date: March 16, 2016 9:00 am 2154 Rayburn HOB TAKEAWAYS: More than 60 percent of the Department of Defense (DOD) reconstruction contracts inspected by the Special Inspector General of Afghanistan … Continue reading

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Call for comments on the proposed Ethics Code amendments

[Translate] Call for comments on the proposed Ethics Code amendments Public comment is requested on language to revise Standard 3.04 of the Ethics Code. As part of the work of the association to implement changes in the wake of the … Continue reading

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