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Blackwater Goes Up for Sale

Xe Services, formally known as Blackwater, is looking for a buyer, according to recent news reports. The organization, which operated in Iraq and has contracts in Afghanistan, also has extensive training facilities in North Carolina as well as an expanding presence in Asian markets and manufacturing. “Xe’s new management team …

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GAO Upholds Protest of Blackwater’s Afghan Police Training Contract

According to The Washington Post, the Government Accountability Office has prevented the U.S. Army from handing a billion dollar contract to Xe Services – formerly Blackwater. The deal in question was offered by the State Department to instruct Afghan police officers. The GAO ruled that other companies, including DynCorp, the …

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