Category Archives: Casualties

Should Blackwater and Halliburton Pay for the People They’ve Killed: Or are Government Contractors Entitled to a Common-Law Combatant-Activities Defense

Should Blackwater and Halliburton Pay for the People They’ve Killed: Or are Government Contractors Entitled to a Common-Law Combatant-Activities Defense Johns, Margaret Z. Combatant-Activities Defense.” Tenn. L. Rev. 80 (2012): 347.

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Kenyan Woman Dies in Kabul Base Bomb

Kenyan Woman Dies in Kabul Base Bomb A Kenyan woman working for an American private military contractor was killed last Tuesday in the latest suicide bombing targeting a US military base in Kabul, Afghanistan. Lilian Boit is a former Kenya … Continue reading

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Suicide Bomber Kills Guards at Afghan Police Compound

Suicide Bomber Kills Guards at Afghan Police Compound By MATTHEW ROSENBERG and JAWAD SUKHANYAR JULY 22, 2014 An Afghan shopkeeper inspecting damage to his storefront in Kabul on Tuesday after a suicide attack on a nearby police compound. CreditRahmat Gul/Associated Press KABUL, Afghanistan — … Continue reading

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Defense Base Act Attorneys notice recent uptick in suicide bombings in Kabul Afghanistan resulting in more Defense Base Act cases

Defense Base Act Attorneys notice recent uptick in suicide bombings in Kabul Afghanistan resulting in more Defense Base Act cases by Clifford Mermell | Jul 24, 2014 Afghanistan has seen a recent increase in suicide bombings outside military bases.  Some … Continue reading

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2 Indians among 5 foreign guards killed in attack in Kabul

2 Indians among 5 foreign guards killed in attack in Kabul Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi  July 23, 2014 Last Updated at 19:04 IST Two Indians were among five foreign guards killed in a Taliban suicide attack in … Continue reading

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Witnesses Testify Against Ex-Blackwater Colleagues in Case of 2007 Iraq Killings

National Desk; SECTA Witnesses Testify Against Ex-Blackwater Colleagues in Case of 2007 Iraq Killings The New York Times By MATT APUZZO 16 July 2014 WASHINGTON — As a line of Blackwater armored trucks pushed through heavy traffic away from the … Continue reading

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A small decal tells the story of love and loss

STICKER STORIES: A small decal tells the story of love and loss Lee McCubbins was killed in Afghanistan in December Chris Hurst, churst@wdbj7.com POSTED: 11:48 PM EDT Jul 10, 2014    UPDATED: 04:17 AM EDT Jul 11, 2014 Sticker Stories: Family remembers former Danville police officer AXTON, Va. -We have another Sticker … Continue reading

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FBI details 2007 Blackwater killings

FBI details 2007 Blackwater killings . View gallery . . Washington (AFP) – Blackwater guards fired dozens of shots into cars and people, an FBI expert testified, in an example of the brutality of the 2007 killings that left 14 … Continue reading

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Fallen hero remembered one year later

Fallen hero remembered one year later By Eddie Mowen Jr. emowen@civitasmedia.com Law enforcement officer and local grad Kurt Muncy was killed one year ago on July 2. His parents strive to keep his

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G4S workers plead not guilty to killing an asylum seeker

G4S workers plead not guilty to killing an asylum seeker Published on the 05 July 2014 11:54   THREE G4S workers accused of killing an Angolan asylum seeker on a British Airways flight have denied manslaughter. Terence Hughes, 53, of … Continue reading

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