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What is Next for Burn Pit Lawsuits?

[Translate] What is Next for Burn Pit Lawsuits? October 26, 2017, 08:00:00AM. By Anne Wallace Washington, DCIn August, the plaintiffs filed a Notice of Appeal In re: KBR, Inc., Burn Pit Litigation seeking to overturn the decision of the Fourth Circuit … Continue reading

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HELPING MORE PATRIOTS FOR LESS MONEY: AMENDING THE DEFENSE BASE ACT TO INSURE DEFENSE CONTRACTORS IN WAR ZONES UNDER THE SERVICEMEMBERS’ GROUP LIFE INSURANCE PLAN

[Translate] HELPING MORE PATRIOTS FOR LESS MONEY: AMENDING THE DEFENSE BASE ACT TO INSURE DEFENSE CONTRACTORS IN WAR ZONES UNDER THE SERVICEMEMBERS’ GROUP LIFE INSURANCE PLAN

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Private contractor used to evacuate US forces in Niger ambush

[Translate] Private contractor used to evacuate US forces in Niger ambush By Barbara Starr, Greg Wallace and Jamie Crawford, CNN Updated 4:01 PM ET, Wed October 18, 2017 Now Playing Pentagon investigating…   Pentagon investigating soldiers death in Niger 03:30 … Continue reading

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VIEWPOINT: What Defense Contractors Owe Employees Serving in Danger Zones

[Translate] VIEWPOINT: What Defense Contractors Owe Employees Serving in Danger Zones 9/15/2017 By James Gulliksen A civilian contractor explains to Iraqi soldiers how to look for an improvised explosive device buried in the ground. Photo: Defense Dept. On Nov. 12, 2016, … Continue reading

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Media: another Russian was killed in Syria

[Translate] Media: another Russian was killed in Syria By paradox– 29.08.2017 It became known about the death of one Russian citizen who fought in Syria. A resident of Orenburg Alexander Yagofarov died, according to relatives, August 11, when the car … Continue reading

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Defense Ministry Denies Russian Combatant’s Death in Syria

[Translate] Defense Ministry Denies Russian Combatant’s Death in Syria Aug 28, 2017 — 19:45 Vadim Grishankin / TASS Russia’s Defense Ministry on Monday denied media reports published earlier claiming that a Russian soldier had been killed fighting in Syria. “The … Continue reading

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Exclusive: Russian losses in Syria jump in 2017, Reuters estimates show

[Translate] Exclusive: Russian losses in Syria jump in 2017, Reuters estimates show By Maria Tsvetkova ReutersAugust 2, 2017 A portrait of Russian private military contractor Yevgeni Chuprunov is seen at his grave in Novomoskovsk, in Tula region, Russia June 1, … Continue reading

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6 dogs die after being left in hot van at former Blackwater facility; 4 employees fired

[Translate] 6 dogs die after being left in hot van at former Blackwater facility; 4 employees fired By Ryan Murphy The Virginian-Pilot Six dogs died after they were left in sweltering vans earlier this month at a private security facility … Continue reading

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Russian Defense Ministry announces death of Russian military advisor in Syria

[Translate] Russian Defense Ministry announces death of Russian military advisor in Syria  Wednesday, July 12, 2017 8:02:40 AM Russian military advisor Nikolay Afanasov was killed during militants’ mortar shelling of the Syrian city of Hama, reporters at the Russian Ministry … Continue reading

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One soldier, many Boko Haram mercenaries killed in Borno

[Translate] One soldier, many Boko Haram mercenaries killed in Borno By Segun Olaniyi (Abuja) and Njadvara Musa (Maiduguri)   |   06 July 2017   |   4:30 am • 70 surrendered suspects urge colleagues to lay down arms One … Continue reading

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