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Blackwater Strikes Again

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christopher Brauchli

Here is one example of how a United States Senator was able to influence policy. It pertains to Blackwater.

Blackwater Firm Gets $120 Million U.S. Government Contract

CBS News | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CBS News has learned in an exclusive report that the State Department has awarded a part of what was formerly known as Blackwater Worldwide a contract...

Blackwater Contractor Saw Killing Iraqis As 9/11 Payback: Justice Dept

Mother Jones | Daniel Schulman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

One member of the Blackwater security team known as Raven 23 regularly bragged about his body count and viewed killing Iraqis as "payback for 9/11." ...

US Extends Iraq Contract For Blackwater Firm

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — The State Department said Wednesday it has extended a contract for protecting U.S. diplomats in Iraq with a subsidiary of the secur...

Blackwater Gets Iraq Contract Extended by State Dept

ABC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The State Department has extended a contract with controversial private security firm Blackwater, ABC News has learned. The contract was due to expire...

Blackwater Still Getting Contracts From State Dept

The Nation | Posted 06.03.2011 | Politics

Just days before two former Blackwater employees alleged in sworn statements filed in federal court that the company's owner, Erik Prince, "views hims...

Blackwater Iraq Contract Expires; Operations Will Continue Temporarily

AP | KIM GAMEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — The American security firm once known as Blackwater ended its operations in the diplomatic hub of Baghdad on Thursday, bringing to a c...

US Looking For Blackwater Replacement In Iraq

New York Times | James Risen and Timothy Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As Iraq moved to force Blackwater Worldwide out of the country, the State Department asked two other American companies how quickly they could take ov...

Blackwater's Iraq Contract Renewed For At Least Another Year

New York Times | James Risen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Last fall, Blackwater Worldwide was in deep peril. Guards for the security company were involved in a shooting in September that left at least 17 Ira...