Daily Archives: April 7, 2016

The Perilous State of Afghan Reconstruction: Lessons from Fifteen Years

[Translate] The Perilous State of Afghan Reconstruction: Lessons from Fifteen Years Today, Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction, John F. Sopko delivered remarks at Harvard University, entitled, “The Perilous State of Afghan Reconstruction: Lessons from Fifteen Years.” The remarks note: … Continue reading

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A war interrogator racked by conscience

[Translate] Opinions A war interrogator racked by conscience Why this former interrogator is speaking out about what he did in Iraq Play Video3:22 In his new book, “Consequence,” Eric Fair grapples with his time as a contract interrogator at Abu … Continue reading

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[Translate] Private security firm GardaWorld, Canada’s Blackwater, is a danger to democracy By  Yves Engler | April 6, 2016 Like this article? rabble is reader-supported journalism. Chip in to keep stories like these coming.   Last week students at L’Université … Continue reading

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Ex-Abu Ghraib Interrogator: Israelis Trained U.S. to Use “Palestinian Chair” Torture Device

[Translate] Ex-Abu Ghraib Interrogator: Israelis Trained U.S. to Use “Palestinian Chair” Torture Device April 07, 2016 Story WATCH FULL SHOW Guests Eric FairArmy veteran who worked as a contract interrogator at Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq. He is the author … Continue reading

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Immigration reviews Wilson Security’s detention role

[Translate] Immigration reviews Wilson Security’s detention role The Australian April 7, 2016 12:00AM Ben Butler Margin Call columnist Melbourne The Immigration Department is reviewing Wilson Security’s lucra­tive role at the Manus Island­ and Nauru offshore detention camps following allegations it … Continue reading

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KBR Says It Lacks NY Ties For Iraq Co.’s $3M Contract Suit

[Translate] KBR Says It Lacks NY Ties For Iraq Co.’s $3M Contract Suit By Bryan Koenig Law360, Washington (March 16, 2016, 5:13 PM ET) — KBR on Wednesday again pressed a New York federal judge to nix an Iraqi businessman’s … Continue reading

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