Daily Archives: August 10, 2017

The White House has no idea how to proceed in Afghanistan

[Translate] The White House has no idea how to proceed in Afghanistan While Afghans suffer horrific casualties, President Trump can’t seem to decide between a modest troop surge or sending in more private contractors.

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Emerging Market Risks Overshadow UK Security Firm G4S’s H1 Results

[Translate] Emerging Market Risks Overshadow UK Security Firm G4S’s H1 Results By REUTERSAUG. 9, 2017, 10:54 A.M. E.D.T. Continue reading the main story EDINBURGH — The world’s largest security group G4S said it was on track to meet annual revenue … Continue reading

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Blackwater founder brings up colonization in discussing ideal U.S. policy in Afghanistan

[Translate] Blackwater founder brings up colonization in discussing ideal U.S. policy in Afghanistan “Not that I’m advocating a colonization of Afghanistan…” Annabel Thompson Aug 8, 2017, 2:58 pm CREDIT: Screenshot/MSNBC   Erik Prince, founder of the private security firm Blackwater … Continue reading

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Judge Rejects Arguments Of CIA Torture Architects, Allows Lawsuit To Go To Trial

[Translate] Judge Rejects Arguments Of CIA Torture Architects, Allows Lawsuit To Go To Trial 08 Aug 2017 Kevin Gosztola 0 2 1 CIA contractor James Mitchell on CSPAN2’s “Book TV” (Screen shot from CSPAN2) A federal judge allowed a lawsuit … Continue reading

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Blackwater founder proposes sending contractors for $600 a day to Afghanistan

[Translate] Blackwater founder proposes sending contractors for $600 a day to Afghanistan By Jim Verchio| August 8th, 2017|Military News|27 Personnel taking part in handgun training at Academi’s training facility in rural North Carolina in 2013. (photo credit: Wikipedia) Left: Right: … Continue reading

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