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Justin Pope was shot and killed in Iraq in 2009 — his family is still trying to figure out who pulled the trigger

Justin Pope was shot and killed in Iraq in 2009 — his family is still trying to figure out who pulled the trigger  Far from home By Ryan Felton @RyanFelton13 Courtesy photo Justin and Ashley Pope. click to flip through … Continue reading

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The OTHER American Sniper

News EXCLUSIVE: The OTHER American Sniper – At age seven Nicholas Slatten killed his first deer with a single shot, at 20 he was an Army marksman. Now parents say he’s a Blackwater ‘scapegoat’ with a life sentence for killing … Continue reading

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Injured in Iraq, Terry Caulder fights for fairness as member of ‘disposable army’

Injured in Iraq, Terry Caulder fights for fairness as member of ‘disposable army’ Jeff Hartsell Email Facebook @jeff_fromthepc Apr 26 2015 10:00 pm Terry Caulder, a 44-year-old former North Charleston police officer, was injured while working as a private contractor … Continue reading

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Security guard’s grieving fiancée begs Gove to halt killer’s return from Iraq

News Security guard’s grieving fiancée begs Gove to halt killer’s return from Iraq The Sunday Times By Mark Hookham 17 May 2015 THE fiancée of a security guard who was murdered in Iraq by a British colleague just weeks before … Continue reading

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9th Circuit Court overturns $85M award for Oregon soldiers

9th Circuit Court overturns $85M award for Oregon soldiers  Larry Roberta, a former Marine and police officer, became disabled after his military service in Iraq. He is one of 12 Oregon plaintiffs whose judgment against the military contractor KBR was … Continue reading

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Guatemala: How a Pseudo-Military Project Was Created to Protect the Escobal Mine

Guatemala: How a Pseudo-Military Project Was Created to Protect the Escobal Mine Written by Luis Solano, Translation by NISGUA Thursday, 09 April 2015 07:12 An affidavit given on November 24, 2014 by Donald Paul Gray, vice president of the Canadian … Continue reading

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Jonathon Cote Annual Motorcycle Ride

Jonathon Cote Annual Motorcycle Ride freecote.com Frank Pacella 3:17 PM, May 13, 2015 WKBW BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) – Jonathon Cote was a U.S. Army Veteran.Jon was a Western New Yorker who was taken hostage, along with four others, while working … Continue reading

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Benghazi prompts CIA to look at expanding survivor benefits

Benghazi prompts CIA to look at expanding survivor benefits By KEN DILANIAN and MATTHEW DALY The Associated Press Published: May 13, 2015 In this Sept. 19, 2012, file photo photo, Barbara Doherty, mother of slain former Navy SEAL Glen Doherty, … Continue reading

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Security guard unlawfully killed

Security guard unlawfully killed First published Monday 11 May 2015 in National News © by Press Association 2014 A Scottish security guard was unlawfully killed by his colleague who had not been properly vetted to work in Iraq, a coroner … Continue reading

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G4S failed Paul McGuigan by allowing ‘psychotic’ killer Danny Fitzsimons to deploy to Baghdad in the first place

G4S failed Paul McGuigan by allowing ‘psychotic’ killer Danny Fitzsimons to deploy to Baghdad in the first place 18:15, 11 May 2015 By Beth Abbit Coroner Joanne Kearsley concludes G4S and probation service did not sufficiently vet Fitzsimons who killed … Continue reading

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