Tag Archives: Casualties

3 American contractors, Afghan national killed in shooting at Kabul airport

3 American contractors, Afghan national killed in shooting at Kabul airport By Sudarsan Raghavan and Missy Ryan January 29 at 3:27 PM Follow @africawriter Follow @missy_ryan KABUL — A gunman opened fire on a group of Americans on a military … Continue reading

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Security contractor David Berry, killed in Libya, leaves a legacy of U.S. military service

  Security contractor David Berry, killed in Libya, leaves a legacy of U.S. military service By Dan Lamothe January 28 at 4:32 PM Follow @danlamothe David J. Berry, 33, was one of at least 10 people killed in a Jan. … Continue reading

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American among victims of attack on hotel in Libyan capital

American among victims of attack on hotel in Libyan capital Libya assesses deadly hotel attack(0:40) Libyan authorities began clearing debris from Tripoli’s Corinthia hotel, a day after heavily armed gunmen stormed the building, killing nine people. By Daniela Deane and … Continue reading

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Profit and Loss in Somalia

Profit and Loss in Somalia A former Delta Force soldier went to Mogadishu to help a little-known company train African soldiers to fight al-Shabab. He never came home. By Seán D. NaylorSeán D. Naylor is the intelligence and counterterrorism senior … Continue reading

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U.S. top court rejects appeals by Halliburton, KBR over conduct overseas

U.S. top court rejects appeals by Halliburton, KBR over conduct overseas By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON Tue Jan 20, 2015 11:18am EST The company logo of Halliburton oilfield services corporate offices is seen in Houston, Texas April 6, 2012. Credit: Reuters/Richard … Continue reading

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SG Urges High Court to Deny KBR War Zone Injury Cases

SG Urges High Court to Deny KBR War Zone Injury Cases By Matt Sharp Law360, New York (January 06, 2015, 4:27 PM ET) — The U.S. Solicitor General has urged the U.S. Supreme Court to deny KBR Inc.’s certiorari petition … Continue reading

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Defense Base Act Insurance: State Department Should Evaluate Its Open Market System and Incorporate Leading Practices into Any Future Single Insurer Solicitation

Defense Base Act Insurance: State Department Should Evaluate Its Open Market System and Incorporate Leading Practices into Any Future Single Insurer Solicitation GAO-15-194: Published: Jan 6, 2015. Publicly Released: Jan 6, 2015. Highlights Recommendations View Report (PDF, 64 pages)

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Canterbury suicide bomb victim to be buried in Glasgow

Canterbury suicide bomb victim to be buried in Glasgow Canterbury Adscene 17 December 2014 Ronnie Jessiman, the Canterbury private security contractor who was killed in a suicide attack in Afghanistan last month, has been buried in his hometown of Glasgow. … Continue reading

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G4S guards found not guilty of manslaughter of Jimmy Mubenga

G4S guards found not guilty of manslaughter of Jimmy Mubenga Terrence Hughes, Colin Kaler and Stuart Tribelnig cleared of killing Mubenga, who died as he was being deported from UK Jimmy Mubenga died on board a plane at Heathrow airport … Continue reading

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Three G4S guards CLEARED of killing Angolan deportee by restraining him on a plane with banned ‘carpet karaoke’ technique that blocked his breathing for 36 minutes

Three G4S guards CLEARED of killing Angolan deportee by restraining him on a plane with banned ‘carpet karaoke’ technique that blocked his breathing for 36 minutes  The guards were accused of restraining Jimmy Mubenga for 36 minutes Angolan father-of-five then … Continue reading

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