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Iraq Contractor Says Arbitrator Botched KBR Dispute

Iraq Contractor Says Arbitrator Botched KBR Dispute By Bryan Koenig Law360, Washington (January 19, 2016, 4:12 PM ET) — An Iraqi company’s general manager hit KBR and the International Centre for Dispute Resolution with a $3 million lawsuit in California … Continue reading

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Florida-Based Centerra Services International Inc. Agrees to Pay $7.4 Million to Settle False Claims Act Allegations Related to Wartime Contract

Justice News Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, February 1, 2016 Florida-Based Centerra Services International Inc. Agrees to Pay $7.4 Million to Settle False Claims Act Allegations Related to Wartime Contract Centerra Services International Inc., … Continue reading

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Nurses Say Whistleblowing Activity At Iraq Base Protected

Nurses Say Whistleblowing Activity At Iraq Base Protected Share us on: By Jacob Fischler Law360, Washington (January 8, 2016, 8:24 PM ET) — A pair of nurses fought a bid to toss their retaliation suit alleging a health care contractor … Continue reading

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mericans missing in Baghdad kidnapped by Iran-backed militia

World | Wed Jan 20, 2016 1:39am EST Americans missing in Baghdad kidnapped by Iran-backed militia WASHINGTON/BAGHDAD | By Mark Hosenball, Lesley Wroughton and Stephen Kalin Three U.S. citizens who disappeared last week in Baghdad were kidnapped and are being … Continue reading

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Western Mercenaries and Private Military Companies in Iraq

Western Mercenaries and Private Military Companies in Iraq By South Front Global Research, January 21, 2016 South Front 20 January 2016 The war-torn Middle East has become a ground for activity of a diverse range of entities linked with government, … Continue reading

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Baghdad Kidnappings: Were American Mercenaries working for US Defence Giant on ‘Critical’ Iraq Special Forces Programme?

Baghdad Kidnappings: Were American Mercenaries working for US Defence Giant on ‘Critical’ Iraq Special Forces Programme? By Abigail Fielding-Smith and Crofton Black Global Research, January 21, 2016 Bureau of Investigative Journalism 19 January 2016 Iraqi security forces on streets of … Continue reading

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Officials name top suspects in Iraq abductions of Americans

Officials name top suspects in Iraq abductions of Americans By SUSANNAH GEORGE Jan. 21, 2016 2:09 PM EST Motorists pass by the apartment complex where three Americans were reportedly kidnapped over the… BAGHDAD (AP) — Two powerful Shiite militias are … Continue reading

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DFAT troubleshooter to sort Baghdad security

DFAT troubleshooter to sort Baghdad security Paola Totaro The Australian January 18, 2016 12:00AM The senior bureaucrat responsible for approving the beleaguered $51 million private contract to guard Australia’s embassy in Iraq has been ordered to fly to Baghdad, as … Continue reading

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American Civilian Missing in Iraq Had ‘False Sense of Security’

Kimberly Dozier VANISHED 01.18.1610:17 AM ET American Civilian Missing in Iraq Had ‘False Sense of Security’ Three U.S. citizens drove off a military base—without their security detail—to go and visit a former colleague. Three American contractors went missing in Baghdad … Continue reading

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3 Americans kidnapped in Iraq

Report: 3 Americans kidnapped in Iraq Alex Lockie and Reuters REUTERS/Lucas Jackson The US Embassy in Baghdad. Three Americans contractors have been kidnapped by “militias” in the Iraqi capital Baghdad, the pan-Arab news channel Al Arabiya reported on Sunday, citing … Continue reading

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