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US Military Contractors Employed Former Child Soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan

[Translate] US Military Contractors Employed Former Child Soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan By Al Jazeera 12 May 17 How private companies recruit former child soldiers for military operations in Iraq, Afghanistan and elsewhere. rom opportunistic guns for hire on the … Continue reading

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Lessons from a Long-Time Contractor in Afghanistan

[Translate] Lessons from a Long-Time Contractor in Afghanistan By Charles S. Clark May 5, 2017 During his company’s 16 years as a U.S. contractor in war-torn Afghanistan, Andrew Robertson grew convinced that “building capacity” through hiring locals is the best … Continue reading

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Officials Fire Employees at Kabul U.S. Embassy for Drug Dealing

[Translate] Officials Fire Employees at Kabul U.S. Embassy for Drug Dealing Posted by Mary Chastain    Friday, March 31, 2017 at 3:00pm Afghanistan supplies the majority of the world’s heroin. American officials have fired numerous employees at the U.S. Embassy … Continue reading

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Inspector General Oversight Activities in Afghanistan

[Translate] Inspector General Oversight Activities in Afghanistan

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Gov’t Watchdogs Say They Need $85.4M To Monitor Afghanistan

[Translate] Gov’t Watchdogs Say They Need $85.4M To Monitor Afghanistan

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Private Military Contractors: Lessons Learned in Iraq and Increased Accountability in Afghanistan

[Translate] Private Military Contractors: Lessons Learned in Iraq and Increased Accountability in Afghanistan

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Assessing the pro-poor effect of different contracting schemes for health services on health facilities in rural Afghanistan

[Translate] Assessing the pro-poor effect of different contracting schemes for health services on health facilities in rural Afghanistan

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Wartime interpreter says his problems with FBI began with co-worker in Afghanistan

[Translate] This Feb. 3, 2012, file photo shows Federal Bureau of Investigation headquarters in Washington. A California man claims the FBI’s special agents have harassed him since he returned from his native Afghanistan. Manuel Balce Ceneta AP National March 29, … Continue reading

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Canada and contracted war: Afghanistan and beyond

[Translate] Canada and contracted war: Afghanistan and beyond

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Examining U.S. Reconstruction Efforts In Afghanistan

[Translate] Examining U.S. Reconstruction Efforts In Afghanistan

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