Daily Archives: July 22, 2016

McCaskill Seeks Answers on Allegations that Government Improperly Helped Troubled Contractor

[Translate] News from Senator Claire McCaskill FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE JULY 22, 2016 Contact: Sarah Feldman – 202-228-6263 McCaskill Seeks Answers on Allegations that Government Improperly Helped Troubled Contractor Senator, who has repeatedly investigated government’s inadequate oversight of contractor KGL, questions whether Defense Department … Continue reading

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UN Debates the Impact of Mercenaries on Human Rights

[Translate] UN Debates the Impact of Mercenaries on Human Rights United Nations, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) The UN Working Group for the Use of Mercenaries is holding a forum aimed at evaluating the impact of the privatization of war on … Continue reading

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Magazine Story Did Not Bar FCA Suit Virginia

[Translate] Magazine Story Did Not Bar FCA Suit Virginia

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United States ex rel. Beauchamp v. Academi Training Ctr., LLC,

[Translate] United States ex rel. Beauchamp v. Academi Training Ctr., LLC,

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UNITED STATES ex rel. LYLE BEAUCHAMP; UNITED STATES ex rel. WARREN SHEPHERD, Plaintiffs – Appellants, v. ACADEMI TRAINING CENTER, LLC

[Translate] UNITED STATES ex rel. LYLE BEAUCHAMP; UNITED STATES ex rel. WARREN SHEPHERD, Plaintiffs – Appellants, v. ACADEMI TRAINING CENTER, LLC

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STRANGE BEDFELLOWS: PRIVATE MILITARY COMPANIES AND HUMANITARIAN ORGANIZATIONS

[Translate] STRANGE BEDFELLOWS: PRIVATE MILITARY COMPANIES AND HUMANITARIAN ORGANIZATIONS

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U.S.-Hired Private Military and Security Companies in Armed Conflict: Indirect Participation and its Consequences

[Translate] U.S.-Hired Private Military and Security Companies in Armed Conflict: Indirect Participation and its Consequences

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Contracting for Stability: The Potential Use of Private Military Contractors as a United Nations Rapid-Reaction Force

[Translate] Contracting for Stability: The Potential Use of Private Military Contractors as a United Nations Rapid-Reaction Force

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The English East India Company and the Modern Corporation: Legacies, Lessons, and Limitations

[Translate] The English East India Company and the Modern Corporation: Legacies, Lessons, and Limitations

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Audit of DOD, State, and USAID’s Over $2.6 Billion Investment in Afghanistan’s Information and Communications Technology Sector

[Translate] Today, SIGAR published an audit of DOD, State and USAID’s over $2.6 billion investment in Afghanistan’s Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Sector. The audit notes: — According to U.S. and Afghan officials, the ICT sector is generally seen as … Continue reading

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