Monthly Archives: November 2017

Hearing: Full Committee Hearing: Testimony of Erik Prince

[Translate] Hearing: Full Committee Hearing: Testimony of Erik Prince (Open Hearing in a Closed Space) Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Thursday, November 30, 2017 (3:00 PM – 6:00 PM) HVC-304 CAPITOL Washington, D.C. Open Hearing in a Closed Space. First … Continue reading

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Blackwater Brass Rips ‘Spineless, Worthless’ Jeff Sessions

[Translate] Photo Illustration by Sarah Rogers/The Daily Beast SEEING RED Blackwater Brass Rips ‘Spineless, Worthless’ Jeff Sessions On the eve of Erik Prince’s testimony before the House’s Russia investigators, his former guns-for-hire are going after the attorney general—who’s caught in … Continue reading

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US to retry former Blackwater guard for murder in 2007 Baghdad massacre

[Translate] US to retry former Blackwater guard for murder in 2007 Baghdad massacre This June 11, 2014, file photo shows former Blackwater Worldwide guard Nicholas Slatten leaving federal court in Washington after the start of his first-degree murder trial. CLIFF … Continue reading

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UAE accused of using mercenaries in Yemen

[Translate] UAE accused of using mercenaries in Yemen November 28, 2017 at 2:24 pm | Published in: Europe & Russia, Middle East, News, Saudi Arabia, UAE, UK, Yemen Yemenis over look a drone attack [Qatar News Agency/Twitter] November 28, 2017 … Continue reading

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Iraqi general helped cheat U.S. government, contractors involved in scheme say

[Translate] Public Safety Iraqi general helped cheat U.S. government, contractors involved in scheme say Baghdad International Airport, where contractors schemed to rent out land at an inflated price. (Karim Kadim/AP) By Rachel Weiner November 28 at 5:43 PM A prominent … Continue reading

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Trump Envoy Erik Prince Met with CEO of Russian Direct Investment Fund in Seychelles

[Translate] Trump Envoy Erik Prince Met with CEO of Russian Direct Investment Fund in Seychelles Erin Banco November 28 2017, 9:34 a.m. Shortly before Donald Trump’s inauguration, Erik Prince, the founder of Blackwater and head of Frontier Services Group, traveled to … Continue reading

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Watchdogs Differ on U.S. Troops’ Handling of Afghan Child Sex Abuse

[Translate] Watchdogs Differ on U.S. Troops’ Handling of Afghan Child Sex Abuse By Charles S. Clark November 27, 2017 2 Comments

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Army Opens Solicitation for $82B LOGCAP V Contract

[Translate] Army Opens Solicitation for $82B LOGCAP V Contract Jane Edwards November 28, 2017 Contract Awards, News 33 Views The U.S. Army has issued a request for proposals for a potential 10-year, $82 billion contract that seeks to provide logistics and … Continue reading

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Family of ‘Chennai Six’ British soldier break down in tears as they learn he will be FREED with his colleagues after spending four years in Indian jail

[Translate] Family of ‘Chennai Six’ British soldier break down in tears as they learn he will be FREED with his colleagues after spending four years in Indian jail Six former British soldiers were jailed in 2013 for ‘importing guns for jihadists’ Group … Continue reading

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Deadly Political Games: Italian Journalist Blows Lid Off Maidan Snipers Mystery

[Translate] Deadly Political Games: Italian Journalist Blows Lid Off Maidan Snipers Mystery © AFP 2017/ SERGEI SUPINSKY Interviews 15:42 27.11.2017(updated 15:46 27.11.2017) Get short URL 82596302 Italian journalist Gian Micalessin’s interviews with three Georgian mercenaries who took part in the … Continue reading

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