Category Archives: Libya

House Intelligence Committee preparing point-by-point response to CIA contractors on Benghazi

December 4th, 2014 01:05 PM ET House Intelligence Committee preparing point-by-point response to CIA contractors on Benghazi By Jake Tapper Washington (CNN) – Under fire from CIA contractors who were first-hand witnesses to the events in Beghazi, Libya, on September … Continue reading

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Reshaping Security Governmentality: Private Military Companies in Libya and the resignification of Neoliberal practices

Reshaping Security Governmentality: Private Military Companies in Libya and the resignification of Neoliberal practices

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Blackwater Jury Asks to See Video Aftermath of Baghdad Carnage

Blackwater Jury Asks to See Video Aftermath of Baghdad Carnage By Andrew Zajac Oct 20, 2014 3:00 PM ET The jury deliberating since early September the fate of four former Blackwater guards charged with killing or wounding more than 30 … Continue reading

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A suggestion for the House Benghazi committee: Let’s talk about private military contractors

Wednesday, Sep 17, 2014 08:29 AM EST   A suggestion for the House Benghazi committee: Let’s talk about private military contractors   Here’s a topic Benghazi hearings should cover: Military contractors’ enormous role, and their shameful treatment Mitchell Zuckoff Topics: … Continue reading

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Reshaping Security Governmentality: Private Military Companies in Libya and the resignification of Neoliberal practices

Reshaping Security Governmentality: Private Military Companies in Libya and the resignification of Neoliberal practices Fernando Brancoli (fbrancoli at gmail dot com) Presented  at  the  ISA  Annual  Convention  2014,  Panel  SB16:  Non-State  Actors: Mercenaries, Pirates, and Death Squads. Abstract:  The  central  … Continue reading

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Former Gaddafi bodyguard who lived in Canada accused of faking his military record

Former Gaddafi bodyguard who lived in Canada accused of faking his military record Stewart Bell | June 17, 2014 5:38 PM ET Darren Calabrese/National Post/FilesGary Peters, former bodyguard of Saadi Gaddafi, wore military service medals he was not entitled to, a … Continue reading

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‘GUN POWDER ’ FIRING BLANKS

‘GUN POWDER ’ FIRING BLANKS The Courier-Mail By PETER MICHAEL 15 June 2014. SOLDIER of fortune Gary “Gun Powder” Peters and his exploits in war-torn Libya are the stuff of legend. But now parts of the ex-Aussie Digger and self-declared … Continue reading

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Benghazi: The Insecure Crossroad of Oil, Mercenaries and Jihadists

Benghazi: The Insecure Crossroad of Oil, Mercenaries and Jihadists By John GossNEWS JUNKIE POST May 8, 2014 at 11:48 pm There are events going on in Africa that are quite devastating for people living there, although the world is currently … Continue reading

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Judicial Watch Obtains State Department Documents Revealing U.S. Security Contractor in Benghazi Lost Two Previous Tripoli Security Contracts

SOURCE: Judicial Watch April 01, 2014 05:07 ET Judicial Watch Obtains State Department Documents Revealing U.S. Security Contractor in Benghazi Lost Two Previous Tripoli Security Contracts Regional Security Office at U.S. Embassy in Tripoli on Blue Mountain Group: “I Would … Continue reading

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Parsons Aids in Libyan Chemical Weapons Destruction

  Parsons Aids in Libyan Chemical Weapons Destruction PASADENA, CA (February 18, 2014) – Parsons, in conjunction with UXB International and Dynasafe International, is pleased to announce its contribution to the successful completion of the destruction of lethal chemical weapons … Continue reading

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