Category Archives: Afghanistan

US Army awarded contracts for the Afghanistan Intelligence Services supporting US Forces in Afghanistan

Contracts Press Operations Release No: CR-122-16 June 28, 2016 BAE Systems Information Solutions Inc., McLean, Virginia, was awarded a $31,063,977 firm-fixed-price level of effort undefinitized contract for Afghanistan Intelligence Services supporting U.S. Forces – Afghanistan. One bid was solicited with … Continue reading

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ured by Jobs in Afghanistan, Nepalis Face Risks and Death

Asia Pacific Lured by Jobs in Afghanistan, Nepalis Face Risks and Death By KAREEM FAHIM and BHADRA SHARMA  JUNE 28, 2016 Photo Mourning as the bodies of 13 security guards arrived at the airport in Kathmandu, Nepal. The guards, who … Continue reading

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Scapegoats of the Empire; Part 1

Scapegoats of the Empire; Part 1 Posted on June 5, 2016 by Baba Tim Editors note: This is first part of a 2 part series that concerns a legal precedent that we believe to be a disaster for future military … Continue reading

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Mercenary Logic: 12 Dead in Kabul

June 24, 2016 Mercenary Logic: 12 Dead in Kabul by Paul Bentley The blowback for Canada’s participation in the Western Wars of Imperialist Aggression hit dangerously close to home this week when a group of 12 Nepali migrants guarding the … Continue reading

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How do you protect the Nepalese guards who protect Canadian soldiers?

How do you protect the Nepalese guards who protect Canadian soldiers? The 14 Nepalese guards killed en route to their posts at the Canadian embassy in Kabul, Monday were admired, but vulnerable. A suicide bomber hit a minibus carrying foreign … Continue reading

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Vendor vetting of non-US contractors in Afghanistan

Vendor vetting of non-US contractors in Afghanistan

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Taliban suicide attack kills 14 Nepalese security guards

Taliban suicide attack kills 14 Nepalese security guards Afghan military police prepare to leave the site of a suicide attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, June 20, 2016. About a dozen people were killed Monday when a Taliban suicide bomber targeted … Continue reading

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Suicide bomber kills 14 security guards in Kabul

Suicide bomber kills 14 security guards in Kabul Afghan police inspect the site of a suicide attack Monday that hit a buses carrying foreign security guards in Kabul. (Shah Marai/AFP/Getty Images) By Sayed Salahuddin June 20 at 6:47 AM KABUL … Continue reading

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Iran steps up recruitment of Shiite mercenaries for Syrian war

Iran steps up recruitment of Shiite mercenaries for Syrian war Iran opened a recruiting center in Herat, Afghanistan, last fall and has persuaded – and sometimes coerced – thousands of Afghans to fight in Syria. By Scott Peterson, Staff writer June … Continue reading

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Akin Gump, Kasowitz for KBR

Akin Gump, Kasowitz for KBR By Brianna Gurciullo 05/27/16 02:05 PM EDT With help from Mary Lee and Daniel Lippman CONTRACTORS CRY FOUL: KBR has retained Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld and Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman to lobby … Continue reading

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