Category Archives: Casualties

Suicide attack kills 5 in Afghan capital, including UK Embassy workers

Suicide attack kills 5 in Afghan capital, including UK Embassy workers By Brian Walker and Laura Smith-Spark, CNN November 27, 2014 — Updated 1353 GMT (2153 HKT) Briton killed in Afghanistan attack STORY HIGHLIGHTS NEW: Security firm G4S says Briton … Continue reading

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The Swansea Commando who refused to die – and has now helped raise £60,000 for charity

The Swansea Commando who refused to die – and has now helped raise £60,000 for charity By South Wales Evening Post  |  Posted: November 12, 2014 Gareth Evans with an American padre while recovering from a sniper wound in Iraq. … Continue reading

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Taliban attack contractor compound in Kabul amid increased violence

 Taliban attack contractor compound in Kabul amid increased violence Traffic flows in front of a bomb crater created by a Taliban suicide attack on the Green Village foreign contractor compound in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. Carlo Munoz/Stars and … Continue reading

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Veterans claim contractor in charge of burn pits is responsible for lung illnesses

Veterans claim contractor in charge of burn pits is responsible for lung illnesses November 17, 2014 at 6:35 PM EST Throughout the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, all kinds of things — batteries, paint, plastic, electronics, even whole vehicles — were … Continue reading

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Jimmy Mubenga death: plane passenger ‘saw him die’ after being restrained by G4S officers

Jimmy Mubenga death: plane passenger ‘saw him die’ after being restrained by G4S officers getsurrey.co.uk By Amani Hughes 18 November 2014 10:52 © 2014 Trinity Mirror A security guard from Horley is one of three men standing trial for the … Continue reading

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Jurors handcuffed in aeroplane seats at G4S trial

Jurors handcuffed in aeroplane seats at G4S trial The simulation formed part of the manslaughter case against three G4S guards accused of causing the death of 46-year-old Jimmy Mubenga Jimmy Mubenga lost consciousness while the flight deporting him was on … Continue reading

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Ukrainian website reports 4,000 ” mercenaries ” buried in Russian mass grave

Ukrainian website reports 4,000 ” mercenaries ” buried in Russian mass grave BBC Monitoring Ukraine & Baltics 14 November 2014 08:55, Text of report by website of TSN news service of Ukrainian private One Plus One TV on 14 November … Continue reading

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Law and Disorder – Blackwater Guards Found Guilty in 2007 Baghdad Killings

Law and Disorder November 10, 2014 » Law and Disorder November 3, 2014 Hide Player | Play in Popup | Download ——- Blackwater Guards Found Guilty in 2007 Baghdad Killings Since 2003, private military contractors have been awarded millions of … Continue reading

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MAN’S CRIES ‘HEARD 15 ROWS AWAY’

MAN’S CRIES ‘HEARD 15 ROWS AWAY’ Press Association Regional Newswire – South East 10 November 2014 10:06 The cries of an Angolan deportee who later died after being restrained on a flight out of the UK were audible 15 rows … Continue reading

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Manus asylum seeker murder trial delayed

Manus asylum seeker murder trial delayed PNG Post Courier 4 November 2014 A COURT on Manus Island has delayed the start of the murder trial for the killing of asylum seeker Reza Barati, after the two suspects were not appointed … Continue reading

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