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WASTE MANAGEMENT: DOD Has Generally Addressed Legislative Requirements on the Use of Burn Pits but Needs to Fully Assess Health Effects

WASTE MANAGEMENT: DOD Has Generally Addressed Legislative Requirements on the Use of Burn Pits but Needs to Fully Assess Health Effects

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Families face a long wait and uncertainty in repatriating American militiamen killed in Syria

Families face a long wait and uncertainty in repatriating American militiamen killed in Syria By Dan Lamothe September 8 William Savage died Aug. 10 in northern Syria while fighting with a Kurdish militia backed by the United States. (Photo courtesy … Continue reading

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Iraq: British Contractor Killed Clearing Mines In Ramadi

Iraq: British Contractor Killed Clearing Mines In Ramadi US company Janus Global Operations confirms the death of the contractor a month after Ramadi was liberated from Islamic State. 15:49, UK, Monday 22 August 2016 Iraqi forces seen just west of … Continue reading

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Judge Tosses Lawsuit Blaming Twitter For Aiding ISIS In Security Contractor’s Death

Lauren C. Williams Lauren C. Williams Tech reporter at ThinkProgress. Get at me: lwilliams@thinkprogress.org Judge Tosses Lawsuit Blaming Twitter For Aiding ISIS In Security Contractor’s Death CREDIT: AP PHOTO/RICHARD DREW A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit claiming Twitter was responsible … Continue reading

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Thai sex worker is questions by cops after body found in hotel room is identified as missing Scots dad

Thai sex worker is questions by cops after body found in hotel room is identified as missing Scots dad

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The Health Status of Contractors Who Are Deployed to Conflict Environments Is Not Well Understood: A Review of the Literature

The Health Status of Contractors Who Are Deployed to Conflict Environments Is Not Well Understood: A Review of the Literature

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ured by Jobs in Afghanistan, Nepalis Face Risks and Death

Asia Pacific Lured by Jobs in Afghanistan, Nepalis Face Risks and Death By KAREEM FAHIM and BHADRA SHARMA  JUNE 28, 2016 Photo Mourning as the bodies of 13 security guards arrived at the airport in Kathmandu, Nepal. The guards, who … Continue reading

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Gurkha PMC’s banned from working in Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya and Syria

Gurkha PMC’s banned from working in Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya and Syria Post Date: June 28, 2016 | Category: The Danger Zone Days after losing more than a dozen security contractors to a suicide attack in Kabul, Nepal has banned its … Continue reading

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Mercenary Logic: 12 Dead in Kabul

June 24, 2016 Mercenary Logic: 12 Dead in Kabul by Paul Bentley The blowback for Canada’s participation in the Western Wars of Imperialist Aggression hit dangerously close to home this week when a group of 12 Nepali migrants guarding the … Continue reading

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How do you protect the Nepalese guards who protect Canadian soldiers?

How do you protect the Nepalese guards who protect Canadian soldiers? The 14 Nepalese guards killed en route to their posts at the Canadian embassy in Kabul, Monday were admired, but vulnerable. A suicide bomber hit a minibus carrying foreign … Continue reading

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