Daily Archives: November 28, 2017

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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Medecins Sans Frontieres ‘frustrated’ after being refused access to Manus Island compounds

[Translate] Medecins Sans Frontieres ‘frustrated’ after being refused access to Manus Island compounds The World Today By Sarah Whyte Updated earlier today at 4:00am Photo: Dr Condon said he and his team secured approval from PNG authorities ahead of their … Continue reading

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Pentagon tried to block independent report on child sex among Afghan forces, Senate office says

[Translate] Pentagon tried to block independent report on child sex among Afghan forces, Senate office says By Alex Horton Checkpoint November 26 Afghan police officers line up for tea at a police academy in Kabul. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus) The Pentagon … Continue reading

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Burn Pits and Betrayal: How the U.S. Poisoned its Veterans

[Translate]   November 10, 17 Burn Pits and Betrayal: How the U.S. Poisoned its Veterans As the U.S. marks Veterans Day, the documentary ‘Delay, Deny, Hope You Die’ explores how the Pentagon and its contractors have neglected soldiers poisoned by … Continue reading

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The Odds Are Stacking Up Against Burn Pit Victims

[Translate] The Odds Are Stacking Up Against Burn Pit Victims November 26, 2017, 03:30:00PM. By Gordon Gibb Washington, DCThe dismissal of burn pit exposure class action lawsuits against a military contractor at the state level – and the forthcoming appeal … Continue reading

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A Wolf in Mercenary Clothing? Russian Private Contractors as Gray Zone Tool

[Translate] A Wolf in Mercenary Clothing? Russian Private Contractors as Gray Zone Tool November 26, 2017 | Levi Maxey Photo: iStock.com/dicus63 The Newsletter   subscribe now Moscow may increasingly look toward private military companies (PMCs), known in Russia as Chastnye … Continue reading

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