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PNG police arrest and charge two suspects for murder of Reza Barati

PNG police arrest and charge two suspects for murder of Reza Barati Australian Broadcasting Corporation Transcripts By Liam Cochrane 19 August 2014 Police in Papua New Guinea, working with Australian immigration officials and the Australian Federal Police, arrested one man … Continue reading

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Media Reports Regarding Manus Island Arrests

Media Release: G4S AAP MediaNet Press Releases 19 August 2014 © 2014 Australian Associated Press Pty Ltd. All Rights Reserved MEDIAMedia release distributed by AAP Medianet. Media Reports Regarding Manus Island Arrests G4S has not been contacted by the Papua … Continue reading

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KBR asks Supreme Court to determine whether soldiers can sue over war-zone events

KBR asks Supreme Court to determine whether soldiers can sue over war-zone events Lawyers for Oregon soldiers said this photo, taken by an Indiana Guard soldier, shows bags of sodium dichromate piled high at Qarmat Ali in 2003. KBR’s lawyers … Continue reading

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Jonathon Cote Memorial Motorcycle Ride Today

Jonathon Cote Memorial Motorcycle Ride Today Heather Ly, WGRZ 11:29 a.m. EDT August 17, 2014 (Photo: freecote.com) WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. – Dozens of riders are taking part in an annual motorcycle ride fundraiser in memory of a Western New York man … Continue reading

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Expatriates in the line of fire

Editorial Expatriates in the line of fire The Statesman 1 August 2014 The killing of two Indian security guards by a Taliban suicide bomber during a recent attack on the Kabul airport, coupled with the successful evacuation from the line … Continue reading

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Veterans; Widow: Burn pits to blame for cancer fatalities

Veterans; Widow: Burn pits to blame for cancer fatalities By St. John Barned-Smith 4 July 2014 The cough started during David Thomas‘ last deployment with the U.S. Army. “We thought maybe he had a cold,” said his wife, Elizabeth Thomas. … Continue reading

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Ex-Blackwater guard says didn’t feel threatened

Ex-Blackwater guard says didn’t feel threatened By PETE YOST — Jul. 31, 2014 6:21 PM EDT WASHINGTON (AP) — The defense team in the Blackwater trial attacked the testimony of a key prosecution witness Thursday, telling a jury that the … Continue reading

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Ex-Blackwater guard testifies against colleagues

Ex-Blackwater guard testifies against colleagues FILE – This Sept. 25, 2007 file photo shows an Iraqi traffic policeman inspecting a car destroyed by a Blackwater security detail in al-Nisoor Square in Baghdad, Iraq. A former Blackwater security guard says he … Continue reading

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Should Blackwater and Halliburton Pay for the People They’ve Killed: Or are Government Contractors Entitled to a Common-Law Combatant-Activities Defense

Should Blackwater and Halliburton Pay for the People They’ve Killed: Or are Government Contractors Entitled to a Common-Law Combatant-Activities Defense Johns, Margaret Z. Combatant-Activities Defense.” Tenn. L. Rev. 80 (2012): 347.

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Kenyan Woman Dies in Kabul Base Bomb

Kenyan Woman Dies in Kabul Base Bomb A Kenyan woman working for an American private military contractor was killed last Tuesday in the latest suicide bombing targeting a US military base in Kabul, Afghanistan. Lilian Boit is a former Kenya … Continue reading

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