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A secretive unit of international veterans went on its first anti-ISIL mission last fall. Hours later, a Canadian was dead

A secretive unit of international veterans went on its first anti-ISIL mission last fall. Hours later, a Canadian was dead  Stewart Bell | April 29, 2016 1:35 PM ET More from Stewart Bell | @StewartBellNP . WHEATLEY, Ont. — On … Continue reading

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CIA to Pay Benghazi Contractor Glen Doherty’s Family $400K

CIA to Pay Benghazi Contractor Glen Doherty’s Family $400K By Lee Ferran Apr 20, 2016, 7:09 PM ET Courtesy Doherty Family WATCH CIA to Pay Benghazi Contractor’s Family $400K The family of Glen Doherty, a CIA contractor killed in the … Continue reading

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US Embassy Kabul’s Two New Buildings Have Hazardous Electrical Currents That Can Cause Severe Injury and Death

US Embassy Kabul’s Two New Buildings Have Hazardous Electrical Currents That Can Cause Severe Injury and Death April 13, 2016On July 24, 2009, DODIG released its report on Electrocution Deaths in Iraq (see Appendix A for the list of 18 … Continue reading

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Fontanka Investigates Russian Mercenaries Dying For Putin In Syria And Ukraine

Fontanka Investigates Russian Mercenaries Dying For Putin In Syria And Ukraine March 29, 2016 Putin In Syria Fontanka, an independent Saint Petersburg newspaper, has published an investigation into the activities and deaths of Russian “private military contractors” (PMCs) in Syria … Continue reading

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DynCorp Suit Over Iraq Security Worker’s Death Trimmed

DynCorp Suit Over Iraq Security Worker’s Death Trimmed By Bryan Koenig Law360, Washington (March 16, 2016, 5:53 PM ET) — A Michigan federal judge cut back Wednesday on a lawsuit accusing DynCorp and some of its employees of covering up … Continue reading

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Legitimating the environmental injustices of war: toxic exposures and media silence in Iraq and Afghan

Legitimating the environmental injustices of war: toxic exposures and media silence in Iraq and Afghan

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The Psychic Malignancy of the Afghan War

The Psychic Malignancy of the Afghan War

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Military Contractor Fights Insurer, “Going to Walk Again”

Military Contractor Fights Insurer, “Going to Walk Again” By: Randy Travis Posted:Mar 02 2016 05:14PM EST Updated:Mar 02 2016 11:17PM EST WOODSTOCK, Ga. – A Woodstock man vowed he will walk again someday, but only if he can first beat … Continue reading

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Old Wounds, New Warriors: The Problem of Contractor Medical Care during and after Contemporary American Contingency Operations

Old Wounds, New Warriors: The Problem of Contractor Medical Care during and after Contemporary American Contingency Operations Armed Forces & Society first published on July 1, 2015

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Twitter Asks Court To Dump Ridiculous Lawsuit Claiming It Provides Material Support For Terrorists

Twitter Asks Court To Dump Ridiculous Lawsuit Claiming It Provides Material Support For Terrorists from the should-be-an-easy-one dept Back in January, we wrote about an absolutely ridiculous case, in which Tamara Fields sued Twitter, after her husband was tragically killed … Continue reading

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