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KBR, Inc., Burn Pit Litigation

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Adrenaline junkie Kiwi dies in Iraq

Adrenaline junkie Kiwi dies in Iraq MARIKA HILL Last updated 09:13, March 22 2015 Chris Skelton/Fairfax NZ Shock loss: Lance and Cyprian Pereira mourn their father Raphael (Raph) Pereira, who died in Iraq. It was to be the end of a … Continue reading

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Families of Beheaded Security Workers in Iraq Lose Appeal

Families of Beheaded Security Workers in Iraq Lose Appeal By ADAM KLASFELD (CN) – Families of U.S. contractors kidnapped and beheaded in Iraq almost a decade ago lost their appeal challenging the government policies they say contributed to their relatives’ … Continue reading

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Expanding Death Benefits, Cutting Pensions, Extra Holiday Time and More

Expanding Death Benefits, Cutting Pensions, Extra Holiday Time and More Govexec.com. (Nov. 19, 2014): GovExec Staff Rep. Stephen F. Lynch, D-Mass., introduced H.R. 5721, the Overseas Security Personnel Fairness Act (https://www.congress.gov/bill/113th-congress/house-bill/5721), to allow the families of overseas federal contractors killed … Continue reading

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Blackwater’s Unsung Heroes

Blackwater’s Unsung Heroes By James Stewart and Sara Gray Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 11:21 AM In a recent discussion of newly released memos on torture in the War on Terror, David Cole has surmised that “had anyone had the temerity … Continue reading

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Fighting Boko Haram: South African mercenary killed in friendly fire

Fighting Boko Haram: South African mercenary killed in friendly fire Simon Allison South Africa 11 Mar 2015 05:42 (South Africa) The first South African has been killed in north-eastern Nigeria, where he was participating in the fight against Boko Haram. … Continue reading

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SALSER v. DYNCORP INTERNATIONAL, INC.,

PATRICIA SALSER, ET AL., Plaintiffs, v. DYNCORP INTERNATIONAL, INC., ET AL., Defendants. No. 12-10960.United States District Court, E.D. Michigan, Southern Division.December 12, 2014. OPINION AND ORDER R. STEVEN WHALEN, Magistrate Judge. Before the Court are Defendants’ Objections to Plaintiff’s Redactions … Continue reading

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Condolence Payments — (As of 19-Sep-2010) — Project Count: 2226

Condolence Payments — (As of 19-Sep-2010) — Project Count: 2226

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Are private military contractors treated fairly when they come home?

Are private military contractors treated fairly when they come home? Issues Feb 27, 2015 Listen Are private military contractors treated fairly? 45min 10sec Guests Kristen Kaszynski: Widow of Kyle Kasynski, who died while working for a private military contractor in … Continue reading

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Mum in fight to stop her ex-husband’s killer being transferred back to Britain from Iraq

 Mum in fight to stop her ex-husband’s killer being transferred back to Britain from Iraq 10:06, 27 February 2015 By Rob Pattinson Charlotte Ryan said it would be devastating for her son Reece if Danny Fitzsimons, who shot dead Paul … Continue reading

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