Daily Archives: August 4, 2017

AECOM Subsidiary to Support Army Pre-Positioned Stocks in Kuwait, Germany

[Translate] AECOM Subsidiary to Support Army Pre-Positioned Stocks in Kuwait, Germany Posted By: Scott Nicholason: August 04, 2017In: Industry News, News Print Email An AECOM subsidiary has received two contract modifications from the U.S. Army to supply, maintain and provide logistics … Continue reading

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Trump’s New Private War: Welcome (Back) To Afghanistan

[Translate] Trump’s New Private War: Welcome (Back) To Afghanistan Kodi Dolson Student at the New School for Social Research, Manhattan, NY. 27 years old. In the past week, we’ve heard that the Trump administration is in the planning stages of … Continue reading

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The C.I.A. Psychologists

[Translate] The Opinion Pages | Letter The C.I.A. Psychologists JULY 6, 2017 Photo Still image from a video deposition of Dr. Bruce Jessen. To the Editor: In “Suit Gives New Details of Brutal Interrogations” (“Lasting Scars” series, front page, June … Continue reading

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The ICoCA Names New Executive Director

[Translate] The ICoCA Names New Executive Director Monday, 24 July 2017 GENEVA, Switzerland— Mr. Jamie Williamson named new Executive Director of the International Code of Conduct for Private Security Providers’ Association The International Code of Conduct for Private Security Providers’ … Continue reading

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US spent $250 billion on contractors from 2007-2017 and may adopt Blackwater 2.0 plan

[Translate] US spent $250 billion on contractors from 2007-2017 and may adopt Blackwater 2.0 plan brian wang | July 17, 2017 | A US Congressional report shows that From FY2007 to FY2016, obligations for all DOD-funded contracts performed with in … Continue reading

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The Bad Faith Case for Contractors in Afghanistan

[Translate] The Bad Faith Case for Contractors in Afghanistan There is no silver bullet. Max Boot / Aug. 1, 2017 Image by — © France Keyser/In Visu/Corbis   For months, the administration has been working on a review of policy … Continue reading

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DynCorp, Northrop FCA Suit Is Precise Enough, Court Told

[Translate] DynCorp, Northrop FCA Suit Is Precise Enough, Court Told By Bryan Koenig Law360, Washington (August 2, 2017, 9:10 PM EDT) — A former DynCorp employee urged a D.C. federal judge Wednesday to maintain his suit accusing the company and … Continue reading

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Substituting U.S. Troops for Private Military Contractors in Afghanistan

[Translate] Substituting U.S. Troops for Private Military Contractors in Afghanistan Bruce Stanley and Dan Cox, Jul 29 2017, 191 views Image by Matthew Bricks&Stones D. In June of 2017, President Donald Trump gave the Department of Defense authorization to increase … Continue reading

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Erik Prince Petitions The Trump Court For New Afghan Colonial Concession

[Translate] We have always been at war with Eastasia! Erik Prince Petitions The Trump Court For New Afghan Colonial Concession By Five Dollar Feminist– July 12, 2017 – 10:14am Why is Erik Prince back in DC? Is Donald Trump so … Continue reading

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This Shadow Force Is Siphoning Billions of Your Tax Dollars

[Translate] This Shadow Force Is Siphoning Billions of Your Tax Dollars 28.07.2017 • United Kingdom Nick Hubble – Capital and Conflict (United Kingdom) – The state’s appetite for military intervention across the globe is unceasing. However, the public is rarely … Continue reading

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