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Blackwater Guards Finally to be Tried for Killing 14 Iraqi Civilians

Blackwater Guards Finally to be Tried for Killing 14 Iraqi Civilians Sunday, April 13, 2014 Blackwater Victim-Mohammed Hafiz shows photo of 10-year-old son, Ali Mohammed, October 4, 2007 (Photo: Khalid Mohammed, AP) One of the darkest episodes during the U.S. … Continue reading

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Judge rips State Dept’s handling of Blackwater shootings in Iraq

Judge rips State Dept’s handling of Blackwater shootings in Iraq Published time: April 09, 2014 04:35 A picture taken on July 5, 2005 shows contractors of the US private security firm Blackwater securing the site of a roadside bomb attack … Continue reading

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Manus Island riot: Asylum seeker speaks of allegedly witnessing Reza Berati’s death

Manus Island riot: Asylum seeker speaks of allegedly witnessing Reza Berati’s death By Kerry Brewster and Deb Richards April 5, 2014, 12:27 am The ABC has obtained an eyewitness account of the murder of 23-year-old Iranian asylum seeker Reza Berati … Continue reading

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Three in court following death of Jimmy Mubenga in custody

Three in court following death of Jimmy Mubenga in custody; Advance Media Information; Future News Item; City of Westminster Magistrates Court Precise Media Planner 3 April 2014, Organisation: City of Westminster Magistrates Court Description: Detainee custody officers Colin Kaler, 51, … Continue reading

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Manus Island riots: PNG police say G4S refusing to be interviewed over riots, death at detention centre

Manus Island riots: PNG police say G4S refusing to be interviewed over riots, death at detention centre Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) News 2 April 2014, (c) 2014 Australian Broadcasting Corporation PNG police say security firm G4S is not cooperating with … Continue reading

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Iraq After the fire Status of Defense Base Act in post-war Iraq

Iraq After the fire Status of Defense Base Act in post-war Iraq Middle East Insurance Review 3 July 2013, (c) 2013 INS Communications Pte Ltd Much remains in question when it comes to how US government contractors are protected from … Continue reading

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G4S security guards implicated in Manus death

G4S security guards implicated in Manus death Canberra Times Michael Gordon , David Wroe By Michael Gordon and David Wroe 29 March 2014, A007 VICTIM: Reza Barati was killed on Manus Island. Police investigating the killing of Reza Barati on … Continue reading

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Labour demands inquiry into Serco-run Yarl’s Wood following woman’s death

Labour demands inquiry into Serco-run Yarl’s Wood following woman’s death By Ian Dunt Monday, 31 March 2014 7:21 AM 1 The woman is understood to have died of cardiac arrest Labour has called for a joint inquiry into the death … Continue reading

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New details emerge in Blackwater shootings case

New details emerge in Blackwater shootings case By PETE YOST — Mar. 28, 2014 6:52 PM EDT WASHINGTON (AP) — Prosecutors say they intend to introduce evidence at an upcoming trial of Blackwater security guards of deep hostility by several … Continue reading

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Jimmy Mubenga: three G4S guards to be charged with manslaughter

Jimmy Mubenga: three G4S guards to be charged with manslaughter CPS says Stuart Tribelnig, Terry Hughes and Colin Kaler will be charged over 2010 death of Mubenga at Heathrow airport Matthew Taylor The Guardian, Thursday 20 March 2014 08.26 EDT … Continue reading

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