Daily Archives: July 1, 2017

CORRECTED: ASBCA Awards KBR $44M For Iraq War Convoy Security

[Translate] CORRECTED: ASBCA Awards KBR $44M For Iraq War Convoy Security By Daniel Wilson Law360, Nashville (June 19, 2017, 5:49 PM EDT) — The Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals in a decision made public Monday has awarded KBR Inc. … Continue reading

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Unions warn private contractors could jeopardize public security under Liberals’ new defence plan

[Translate] Unions warn private contractors could jeopardize public security under Liberals’ new defence plan ‘We won’t be able to touch the new equipment. The companies will own all the intellectual property’ Technicians work on a hull at Halifax Shipyard in … Continue reading

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Japan’s Yakuza wants to go legit with ‘private army’ business

[Translate]  Japan’s Yakuza wants to go legit with ‘private army’ business Published time: 27 Jun, 2017 14:09 Get short URL © Thomas Peter / Reuters The Japanese underworld is planning to branch out and provide bodyguards and security personnel for … Continue reading

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Board: Pipeline security company operated without license

[Translate] Board: Pipeline security company operated without license Environment The Associated Press · Bismarck, N.D. · Jun 28, 2017 Protesters of the Dakota Access pipeline camp on Oct. 26, 2016, near Cannon Ball, N.D. James MacPherson | AP Photo 2016 North … Continue reading

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Pipeline security company says it’s victim of smear campaign

[Translate] Pipeline security company says it’s victim of smear campaign Associated Press Jun 30, 2017 BISMARCK, N.D. — The heavily criticized company that handled private security for the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline said Thursday that its efforts were aimed … Continue reading

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Multnomah County Republican Party Approves Oath Keepers and Three Percenters as Private Security

[Translate] Multnomah County Republican Party Approves Oath Keepers and Three Percenters as Private Security The resolution is the brainchild of party chairman James Buchal, who claims Portland is dangerous for conservatives. Oath Keepers holding the line on the alt right … Continue reading

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