Category Archives: Iraq

Differences in accountability types affecting Public Military and Private Military Actors. The cases of the Haditha Killings and Nisour Square Killings

[Translate] Differences in accountability types affecting Public Military and Private Military Actors. The cases of the Haditha Killings and Nisour Square Killings

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Janus Global Operations, LLC

[Translate] Janus Global Operations, LLC B-414569.8: Nov 21, 2017 Summary View Decision View Decision (PDF, 7 pages) DOCUMENT FOR PUBLIC RELEASE The decision issued on the date below was subject to a GAO Protective Order. This version has been approved for … Continue reading

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Private military and security companies, contract structure, market competition, and violence in Iraq

[Translate] Private military and security companies, contract structure, market competition, and violence in Iraq Benjamin Tkach First Published May 4, 2017 Research Article Abstract Conflict environments exacerbate an incentive dilemma between employers and private military and security companies (PMSCs). PMSCs … Continue reading

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US to retry former Blackwater guard for murder in 2007 Baghdad massacre

[Translate] US to retry former Blackwater guard for murder in 2007 Baghdad massacre This June 11, 2014, file photo shows former Blackwater Worldwide guard Nicholas Slatten leaving federal court in Washington after the start of his first-degree murder trial. CLIFF … Continue reading

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Iraqi general helped cheat U.S. government, contractors involved in scheme say

[Translate] Public Safety Iraqi general helped cheat U.S. government, contractors involved in scheme say Baghdad International Airport, where contractors schemed to rent out land at an inflated price. (Karim Kadim/AP) By Rachel Weiner November 28 at 5:43 PM A prominent … Continue reading

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The Privatization of Human Rights Violations – Business’ Impunity or Corporate Responsibility: The Case of Human Rights Abuses and Torture in Iraq

[Translate] The Privatization of Human Rights Violations – Business’ Impunity or Corporate Responsibility: The Case of Human Rights Abuses and Torture in Iraq

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EL MARCO JURÍDICO DE LAS CMSP. REFLEXIONES A PROPÓSITO DE LA EXPERIENCIA EN IRAK

[Translate] EL MARCO JURÍDICO DE LAS CMSP. REFLEXIONES A PROPÓSITO DE LA EXPERIENCIA EN IRAK

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American hegemony incorporated the importance and implications of military contractors in Iraq

[Translate] American hegemony incorporated the importance and implications of military contractors in Iraq

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Kafkaesque Laws, Nisour Square, and the Trials of the Former Blackwater Guards

[Translate] Kafkaesque Laws, Nisour Square, and the Trials of the Former Blackwater Guards

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Heritage politics and private military contractors in Iraq

[Translate] Heritage politics and private military contractors in Iraq

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