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SIGAR Letter on Baghlan Prison Construction in Afghanistan

SIGAR Letter on Baghlan Prison Construction in Afghanistan State Department Press Releases And Documents 3 April 2014 Public Affairs Documents SIGAR Letter on Baghlan Prison Construction in Afghanistan Taken Question Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC Question Taken at the … Continue reading

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DEPARTMENT OF STATE ASSISTANCE TO AFGHANISTAN: $4 BILL ION OBLIGATED BETWEEN 2002 AND 2013

DEPARTMENT OF STATE ASSISTANCE TO AFGHANISTAN: $4 BILLION OBLIGATED BETWEEN 2002 AND 2013 … April 14,2014 Congressional Committees: Congress appropriated $96.57 billion between fiscal year (FY) 2002 and FY 2013 for Afghanistan reconstruction, principally for the Departments of Defense (DOD) … Continue reading

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US ambassador to Kosovo hired by construction firm he lobbied for

US ambassador to Kosovo hired by construction firm he lobbied for EU diplomat criticises way Christopher Dell pushed through deal for Bechtel Corporation to build controversial highway to Albania Paul Lewis in Washington, Lawrence Marzouk and Petrit Collaku in Pristina, … Continue reading

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$6 Billion Alert. What Does The Spox Say? Goring-ding-ding-ding … “Grossly Inaccurate” But ….

April 9, 2014 · 11:20 am $6 Billion Alert. What Does The Spox Say? Goring-ding-ding-ding … “Grossly Inaccurate” But …. – Domani Spero Last week, State/OIG issued a Management Alert on Contract File Management Deficiencies at the State Department. The Alert is … Continue reading

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Management Alert: (Contract File Management Deficiencies)

Management Alert: (Contract File Management Deficiencies) Deficiencies) State Department The Office of Inspector General March 20, 2014

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Blackwater Named in State Department Probe, Spent $$ on Pricey Airfare, Deep Fat Fryer

Blackwater Named in State Department Probe, Spent $$ on Pricey Airfare, Deep Fat Fryer By Ali Weinberg Apr 8, 2014 8:00am Members of the US private security company Blackwater secure the way of a US convoy in Baghdad, July 8, … Continue reading

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Blackwater expenses: probed and problematic

Tuesday, Apr 8, 2014 11:23 AM EST Blackwater expenses: probed and problematic Shady private security contractors received $1 billion in funds that the State Department did not properly track Natasha Lennard According to a report from a State Department inspector, … Continue reading

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Afghan Prison Deficiencies Create Safety & Security Issues

Afghan Prison Deficiencies Create Safety & Security Issues Today, SIGAR released a safety alert letter on the $11.3 million Baghlan prison, built with a Department of State contract. The letter notes:

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Judicial Watch Obtains State Department Documents Revealing U.S. Security Contractor in Benghazi Lost Two Previous Tripoli Security Contracts

SOURCE: Judicial Watch April 01, 2014 05:07 ET Judicial Watch Obtains State Department Documents Revealing U.S. Security Contractor in Benghazi Lost Two Previous Tripoli Security Contracts Regional Security Office at U.S. Embassy in Tripoli on Blue Mountain Group: “I Would … Continue reading

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SIGAR Blasts State Dept.’s Afghan Justice Oversight

SIGAR Blasts State Dept.’s Afghan Justice Oversight Share us on: Twitter Facebook LinkedIn By Stephanie Russell-Kraft 0 Comments Law360, New York (January 24, 2014, 6:16 PM ET) — The U.S. Department of State needs to provide better management and stronger … Continue reading

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