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Garland man killed in Afghanistan wanted to make world safer, friend says

Garland man killed in Afghanistan wanted to make world safer, friend says Stephen Betts McClatchy – Tribune Business News 08-24-2015 Garland man killed in Afghanistan wanted to make world safer, friend says Byline: Stephen Betts Aug. 24–GARLAND, Maine — Larry … Continue reading

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Taxpayers Fund Yet Another Unneeded Building in Afghanistan

Taxpayers Fund Yet Another Unneeded Building in Afghanistan The U.S. military shelled out millions before deciding the project was unnecessary, bringing the total for unused buildings spotted by the Inspector General for Afghanistan to nearly $42 million. by Megan McCloskey … Continue reading

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North Brookfield native killed in Afghanistan during bombing attack

North Brookfield native killed in Afghanistan during bombing attack Richard McEvoy was killed in Kabul Saturday after a car bombing attack. (Joseph McEvoy | Facebook) Print Email By Scott J. Croteau | scroteau@masslive.com on August 25, 2015 at 1:36 PM, … Continue reading

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Company founded by former mercenary wins Australian embassy contract in Kabul

Company founded by former mercenary wins Australian embassy contract in Kabul 8 hours ago September 01, 2015 10:00PM Responsible … Hart Australia managing director Sallie Stone says that during the past five years in Kabul, Hart had met every requirement … Continue reading

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$2.2 Million Spent on Half-Finished Facility

$2.2 Million Spent on Half-Finished Facility Today, SIGAR published a letter to the Department of Defense concerning a contract for approximately $5 million to construct a command and control facility at Camp Brown on Kandahar Airfield. The letter notes that: … Continue reading

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Undermining Human Security

Undermining Human Security

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Inspector Critiques U.S. Spending in Afghanistan, to Dramatic Effect

Inspector Critiques U.S. Spending in Afghanistan, to Dramatic Effect By RON NIXONAUG. 24, 2015 WASHINGTON — When the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction, an American government watchdog, requested information in June about health clinics in that country funded by … Continue reading

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N. Brookfield veteran killed in suicide bombing in Afghanistan

N. Brookfield veteran killed in suicide bombing in Afghanistan Richard McEvoy was defense contractor for DynCorp UPDATED 6:03 AM EDT Aug 25, 2015 NORTH BROOKFIELD, Mass. —A North Brookfield veteran working as a defense contractor was killed in a suicide bombing … Continue reading

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Second Georgia man among dead: Afghanistan suicide bombing also killed Floyd County man.

Second Georgia man among dead: Afghanistan suicide bombing also killed Floyd County man. The Atlanta Journal – Constitution By Willoughby Mariano Staff 25 August 2015 B2 A second Georgia contractor was among the Americans slain in a recent suicide car … Continue reading

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Ex-Ga. deputy was ‘father of the year': Man killed in suicide bombing in Afghanistan.

Ex-Ga. deputy was ‘father of the year': Man killed in suicide bombing in Afghanistan. The Atlanta Journal – Constitution By Willoughby Mariano Staff 24 August 2015, A7 The former Floyd County deputy killed Saturday in a suicide car bombing worked … Continue reading

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