Daily Archives: June 9, 2016

DR Congo: U.S. Ex-Soldier Accused of Being Mercenary Released

[Translate] DR Congo: U.S. Ex-Soldier Accused of Being Mercenary Released By Conor Gaffey On 6/9/16 at 8:46 AM Opposition figure Moise Katumbi arrives at a courthouse in Lubumbashi in Democratic Republic of Congo, May 13. A U.S. citizen working for … Continue reading

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Navy admiral to plead guilty in ‘Fat Leonard’ corruption scandal

[Translate] Navy admiral to plead guilty in ‘Fat Leonard’ corruption scandal Rear Adm. Robert Gilbeau (U.S. Navy) By Craig Whitlock June 9 at 12:03 PM A one-star Navy admiral will plead guilty today to lying to federal investigators in the … Continue reading

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KBR to acquire Wyle

[Translate] KBR to acquire Wyle Charles Forrester, London – IHS Jane’s Defence Industry 24 May 2016 US engineering services group KBR announced on 23 May that it would be acquiring California-based government services company Wyle. The deal is valued at … Continue reading

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Akin Gump, Kasowitz for KBR

[Translate] Akin Gump, Kasowitz for KBR By Brianna Gurciullo 05/27/16 02:05 PM EDT With help from Mary Lee and Daniel Lippman CONTRACTORS CRY FOUL: KBR has retained Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld and Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman to … Continue reading

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KBR Kicks off Legal Salvo in Afghani Tax Dispute

[Translate] May 26, 2016 KBR Kicks off Legal Salvo in Afghani Tax Dispute By Jon Gingerich KBR, the former Halliburton subsidiary that specializes in global military contracting, has hired several high-profile Capitol Hill firms for foreign relations help in a … Continue reading

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KBR selected by UK Ministry of Defence for Operational Support Capability Contract

[Translate] Press Release 13-May-2016 KBR selected by UK Ministry of Defence for Operational Support Capability Contract KBR, Inc. announced it has been selected by the UK’s Ministry of Defence for the Operational Support Capability Contract (OSCC). The contract will see … Continue reading

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State Dept Picks DynCorp for Regional Security, Waste Mgmt Services in Afghanistan

[Translate] State Dept Picks DynCorp for Regional Security, Waste Mgmt Services in Afghanistan Posted By: Jane Edwardson: June 08, 2016In: News, Products & Service Print Email DynCorp International has secured two task orders worth a combined $11.8 million from the … Continue reading

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Foreign fighters, contractors and mercenaries in Ukraine

[Translate] Google translation Original URL = http://www.analisidifesa.it/2016/06/mercenari-foreign-fighters-e-contractors-in-ucraina/ Foreign fighters, contractors and mercenaries in Ukraine Peter Orizio June 4, 2016, published in the World Analysis Who were involved in the Ukrainian crisis unconventional fighters was evident from the start of the … Continue reading

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Five more arrested over G4S child detention centre scandal

[Translate] Five more arrested over G4S child detention centre scandal Five workers were detained on Wednesday Rhiannon Bury 9 June 2016 • 2:56pm Five members of staff working for the G4S-run Medway youth jail in Kent have been arrested, as … Continue reading

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Scandal-ridden security giant G4S charged with guarding nation’s cash at Royal Mint

[Translate] Scandal-ridden security giant G4S charged with guarding nation’s cash at Royal Mint Published time: 9 Jun, 2016 14:08 Get short URL © STR / AFP AddThis Sharing Buttons Share to Facebook14Share to TwitterShare to RedditShare to StumbleUponShare to Google+Share … Continue reading

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