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Point Taken: How North Carolina Hustles on Defense

The Pilot 07 May 2021
Getting more military contract dollars for North Carolina has been a major state priority ... But the state has some ability to influence the military contract dollars that flow into N.C ... The state has a robust system to help businesses win military contracts, if they use it.
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Rep. Speier on Army's housing deal: 'I would terminate that contract'

Stars and Stripes 07 May 2021
Jackie Speier, D-Calif., pledged Thursday to question Defense Department officials about terminating military housing contracts, calling the agreements “poorly crafted” and providing commanders little say in how private companies spend money to improve and maintain homes ... So, if I had my druthers right now, I would terminate that contract.".
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Turkey's "crazy" canal would impact Eurasian trade, geopolitics

EurasiaNet 06 May 2021
But its international implications could be substantial as well, threatening the delicate regional military balance and impacting maritime trade with the Caucasus and Central Asia ... That admission could give credence to the admirals’ warning that the canal would expand access for military vessels into and out of the Black Sea.
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South Texas Military Contracting Roundup: JBSA seeks recliners, electronics and dog training obstacle courses

Business Journal 05 May 2021
Rolls-Royce and the National Industries of the Blind will also help the Department of Defense on separate multimillion dollar contracts with work being done here San Antonio ... .
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Regulus Global Awarded Medical Tailored Logistics Support Contract Worth $516 Million

Johnson City Press 05 May 2021
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., May 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) awarded Regulus Global a shared $516,953,713 firm-fixed price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract for its Foreign Military Sales Medical and Surgical Tailored Logistics Support (TLS) program.
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Maritime deal with Turkey serves Libyans: Dbeibeh

Anadolu Agency 05 May 2021
Over the past years, warlord Khalifa Haftar contracted mercenaries from various countries, most notably the Russian Wagner company, to aid him in military operations against the internationally recognized government based in Tripoli, which ended in failure ... military institution.
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Longtime Central Texas College chancellor served 32 years in the U.S. Air Force

Killeen Daily Herald 05 May 2021
“I didn’t know anything about the military, but I didn’t have any (career) prospects, so I thought the military sounded as good as anything ... At the time, Lois was working her way up the ladder with Central Texas College, a two-year school which also has programs across the country and worldwide for educating military personnel.
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185th chooses Finch as new Vice Wing Commander

Stars and Stripes 05 May 2021
Finch had been serving as the 185th's Mission Support Group commander, managing the activities of the wing's security forces, civil engineering, military personnel and logistics readiness squadrons, the communications and services flights and the contracting and environmental management office.
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Unlike Trump, Biden arms export policy strikes balance on human rights, economics

Union Leader 05 May 2021
Longer-term, however, those executives and five more people in and around the administration told Reuters that Biden's policy will shift to emphasize human rights over Trump's more commercial approach to exporting military equipment ... Congressional notifications occur for most foreign military sales before a contract can be signed to sell a weapon.
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United StatesAnalysis: Biden poised to pivot U.S. arms deals toward security, human rights

Reuters 05 May 2021
Congressional notifications occur for most foreign military sales before a contract can be signed to sell a weapon ... As Lockheed's CEO Jim Taiclet put it to Reuters late last year, "alliances are really important Foreign Military Sales are part and parcel of that.".
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Analysis-Biden poised to pivot U.S. arms deals toward security, human rights

Metro USA 05 May 2021
Congressional notifications occur for most foreign military sales before a contract can be signed to sell a weapon ... As Lockheed’s CEO Jim Taiclet put it to Reuters late last year, “alliances are really important… Foreign Military Sales are part and parcel of that.”.
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ANALYSIS-Unlike Trump, Biden arms export policy strikes balance on human rights, economics

Metro USA 05 May 2021
Congressional notifications occur for most foreign military sales before a contract can be signed to sell a weapon ... As Lockheed’s CEO Jim Taiclet put it to Reuters late last year, “alliances are really important… Foreign Military Sales are part and parcel of that.”.
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Century Fasteners Corp. - Denise Murphy, Hired

The Record 05 May 2021
ELMHURST, N.Y., May 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Century Fasteners Corp ... About Denise Murphy ... Harding. About Century Fasteners Corp ... is a Master Distributor of fastener and non-fastener components to the military, aerospace, electronics, automotive, sheet metal fabrication, contract manufacturing, telecommunications and medical industries ... Media contact. ... �.
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Gila diversion group director Gutierrez resigns

Silver City Daily Press 05 May 2021
“In the contract, it states under ‘vacation, sick and military leave’ that ‘in the event that the employee’s employment is terminated, either voluntarily or involuntarily, the employee shall be compensated for all accrued vacation and sick time equal to that of which is provided to all other employees of the city of Deming.’.
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A Very British Case: Postmasters and Miscarriages of Justice

GlobalResearch 05 May 2021
It had ominous beginnings, growing up from a contract between the computer company ICL, the Post Office and the Benefits Agency, all part of what were termed private finance initiatives (PFI) ... Over time, the largest IT contract in Europe not connected with the military.
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