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Returning to Service, and Iraq, With Blackwater

Returning to Service, and Iraq, With Blackwater By MATT PELAK  JULY 22, 2014 10:21 AMJuly 22, 2014 10:21 am  4 Comments Matt Pelak in Iraq in 2008.Credit Jon Willoughby “Selfless service.” Words that I’ve lived by for most of my life. Words that … 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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DynCorp Hit With $9M Suit Over Afghan Base Subcontract

DynCorp Hit With $9M Suit Over Afghan Base Subcontract Share us on: By David Siegel Law360, New York (July 24, 2014, 1:23 PM ET) — Defense contractor DynCorp International LLC was hit with a breach of contract suit Wednesday in … 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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Another Whistleblower Speaks Out: Air Force Contract Fraud

Another Whistleblower Speaks Out: Air Force Contract Fraud July 18, 2014   Looking for a new hero? Meet former Air Force Lieutenant Colonel Tim Ferner, who exposed millions in U.S. government contract fraud, and paid the price for his patriotism. … 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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Coburn calls hiring of embattled background check firm ‘troubling’

Coburn calls hiring of embattled background check firm ‘troubling’   U.S. Accuses Security Background Check Firm Of… The Justice Department on Wednesday accused the government’s largest private security background check contractor of defrauding the country of millions of dollars by … Continue reading

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Government withdraws from Mangaung prison

Government withdraws from Mangaung prison 2014-07-14 22:05 (Conrad Bornman, Volksblad) Related Links Mangaung prison deal a bad decision, Parly told Mangaung prison injections defended Mangaung prison probe nears completion Johannesburg – Correctional services will withdraw from Mangaung prison outside Bloemfontein, … Continue reading

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Company Overview of Aegis Defence Services Limited

July 15, 2014 2:01 PM ET Commercial Services and Supplies Company Overview of Aegis Defence Services Limited Snapshot People OverviewBoard MembersCommittees Key Executives for Aegis Defence Services Limited Name Board Relationships Title Age Graham Binns 13 Relationships Chief Executive Officer … Continue reading

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Blackwater Case Tests DOJ Authority Over Contractors Abroad

Blackwater Case Tests DOJ Authority Over Contractors Abroad Share us on: By Erica Teichert Law360, Washington (June 19, 2014, 4:43 PM ET) — As the trial began this week in Washington federal court against four former Blackwater Worldwide contractors accused … Continue reading

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