Category Archives: Control

Is the reputation of contractors overseas tainted by previous wars?

Is the reputation of contractors overseas tainted by previous wars? Post Date: April 26, 2016 | Category: Around the World, The Danger Zone During the Iraq war, private defense contractors providing security and support outnumbered troops on the ground at … Continue reading

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Operational Contract Support Joint Exercise combats human trafficking

Operational Contract Support Joint Exercise combats human trafficking April 4, 2016 By Staff Sgt. Michelle Patten, Operational Contract Support Joint Exercise 2016 PAO Cell

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Audit of Local Guard Force Contractors at Critical- and High-Threat Posts

Audit of Local Guard Force Contractors at Critical- and High-Threat Posts

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State/OIG Audits Local Guard Force Contractors at Critical/High-Threat Posts

State/OIG Audits Local Guard Force Contractors at Critical/High-Threat Posts May 18, 2016 By domani spero in Contractors, Diplomatic Security, Functional Bureaus, New Embassy, Oversight, Realities of the FS, Security, State Department, Trends, U.S. Missions Tags: Critical Posts, high threat posts, … Continue reading

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U.S. Senator Rand Paul: Introduced a Resolution Commending SIGAR

U.S. Senator Rand Paul: Introduced a Resolution Commending SIGAR 12 May, 2016 By: Shatai On Thursday, United States Senator Rand Paul commended the Office of Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) for providing accountability on taxpayers dollars spent in … Continue reading

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Combating Trafficking in Persons–Definition of “Recruitment Fees”

[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 91 (Wednesday, May 11, 2016)] [Proposed Rules] [Pages 29244-29247] From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] [FR Doc No: 2016-11056] ======================================================================= ———————————————————————– DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND … Continue reading

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Regulating Private Military and Security Companies. The Montreux Document and the International Code of Conduct

Regulating Private Military and Security Companies. The Montreux Document and the International Code of Conduct

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The Power and Accountability of Private Military and Security Companies

The Power and Accountability of Private Military and Security Companies  

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What is Going on Behind the Attacks on SIGAR?

What is Going on Behind the Attacks on SIGAR? May 6, 2016 Afghanistan gas station built by the Department of Defense, the cost of which is under dispute Did the gas station in Afghanistan cost the United States $43 million, as reported … Continue reading

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CIA Watchdog Finds Abuses in Use of Independent Contractors

CIA Watchdog Finds Abuses in Use of Independent Contractors May 2, 2016 Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) headquarters in Langley, Virginia The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) broke the law in its use of independent contractors, according to a four-year-old internal review that was … Continue reading

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