Excerpts from this story referencing "Blackwater":
"… om 1995 to 2000. In addition, two private security firms, Blackwater and Triple Canopy, collected at least $3.1 billion, according to a March 1 …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Iraq":
"… e Iraq reconstruction effort. …"
"… once troops leave. The latest report by the Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction reveals daunting transition tasks for State: closing recons …"
"… teams in provincial areas, opening diplomatic posts in volatile regions of Iraq, taking over the police force development and doubling civilian personnel …"
"… rently. These ambitious efforts coincide with a period of instability, in Iraq and across the Middle East. In recent months thousands of Iraqis have prot …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "inspector":
"… nage its fleet of more than 1,000 mostly armored vehicles, a report by the inspector general of the State Department found.The current state of the embassy ref …"
"… pages discussed staffing, funding, and programs in Pakistan, not Iraq, the inspector general said.The embassy should hand over to the Iraqi government sensitiv …"
"… he embassy has assessed the existing ones and figured out staff needs, the inspector general said.FAST FACT: Maintaining an American employee at the embassy in …"