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Nepali survivors of Kabul blast demand job opportunities

Nepali survivors of Kabul blast demand job opportunities IANS  Jun 24, 2016 18:58 IST Kathmandu: After a blast in Kabul that left 12 Nepalis and two Indian security guards dead and Nepal announced it would bring back migrants wanting to … Continue reading

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Mercenary Logic: 12 Dead in Kabul

June 24, 2016 Mercenary Logic: 12 Dead in Kabul by Paul Bentley The blowback for Canada’s participation in the Western Wars of Imperialist Aggression hit dangerously close to home this week when a group of 12 Nepali migrants guarding the … Continue reading

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Vendor vetting of non-US contractors in Afghanistan

Vendor vetting of non-US contractors in Afghanistan

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Taliban suicide attack kills 14 Nepalese security guards

Taliban suicide attack kills 14 Nepalese security guards Afghan military police prepare to leave the site of a suicide attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, June 20, 2016. About a dozen people were killed Monday when a Taliban suicide bomber targeted … Continue reading

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Suicide bomber kills 14 security guards in Kabul

Suicide bomber kills 14 security guards in Kabul Afghan police inspect the site of a suicide attack Monday that hit a buses carrying foreign security guards in Kabul. (Shah Marai/AFP/Getty Images) By Sayed Salahuddin June 20 at 6:47 AM KABUL … Continue reading

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Iran steps up recruitment of Shiite mercenaries for Syrian war

Iran steps up recruitment of Shiite mercenaries for Syrian war Iran opened a recruiting center in Herat, Afghanistan, last fall and has persuaded – and sometimes coerced – thousands of Afghans to fight in Syria. By Scott Peterson, Staff writer June … Continue reading

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Akin Gump, Kasowitz for KBR

Akin Gump, Kasowitz for KBR By Brianna Gurciullo 05/27/16 02:05 PM EDT With help from Mary Lee and Daniel Lippman CONTRACTORS CRY FOUL: KBR has retained Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld and Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman to lobby … Continue reading

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KBR Kicks off Legal Salvo in Afghani Tax Dispute

May 26, 2016 KBR Kicks off Legal Salvo in Afghani Tax Dispute By Jon Gingerich KBR, the former Halliburton subsidiary that specializes in global military contracting, has hired several high-profile Capitol Hill firms for foreign relations help in a bid … Continue reading

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State Dept Picks DynCorp for Regional Security, Waste Mgmt Services in Afghanistan

State Dept Picks DynCorp for Regional Security, Waste Mgmt Services in Afghanistan Posted By: Jane Edwardson: June 08, 2016In: News, Products & Service Print Email DynCorp International has secured two task orders worth a combined $11.8 million from the State … Continue reading

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DynCorp Contract Spat Belongs With Army, Northrop Says

DynCorp Contract Spat Belongs With Army, Northrop Says By Brian Amaral Law360, Boston (May 25, 2016, 2:51 PM ET) — Northrop Grumman Technical Services Inc. on Tuesday asked a Virginia federal judge to halt an ongoing case against DynCorp International … Continue reading

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