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Media Reports of the Year 2007

 

 

December 29th, 2007 - For Blackwater, a Year in Uncomfortable Spotlight

1 news article by the Virginian-Pilot

 

December 24th, 2007 - Warnings Unheeded on Guards in Iraq

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

December 23rd, 2007 - Iraq: America’s Outsourced War

1 feature article by American Chronicle

 

December 19th, 2007 - Rights Group Sues Blackwater

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

December 17th, 2007 - Iraq Victims, Witness Recount Blackwater Shooting

1 news article by National Public Radio (NPR)

 

December 14th, 2007 - Blackwater in Baghdad: “It was a Horror Movie”

1 feature article by Salon Magazine

 

December 7th, 2007 - Report: Blackwater Inquiry Falls on Three Guards

2 news articles by the Associated Press & Los Angeles Times

 

December 6th, 2007 - Blackwater’s Business

1 comment by the Nation

 

December 5th, 2007 - Tighter Control of Blackwater Seen

2 news articles by the Associated Press & New York Times

 

December 2nd, 2007 - Security Crews Ponder Future in Iraq

1 news article by the Los Angeles Times

 

November 29th, 2007 - Blackwater Grand Jury Resumes

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

November 27th, 2007 - Blackwater Lawsuit Says Order Ignored

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

November 26th, 2007 - Blackwater Probe Stifled by Conflicts

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

November 19th, 2007 - Blackwater Guards Subpoenaed by Federal Grand Jury

1 news article by ABC News

 

November 17th, 2007 - Brothers, Bad Blood and the Blackwater Tangle

1 news article by the New York Times

 

November 15th, 2007 - Blackwater Guard Gives Account of Shootout in Iraq

1 news article by Agence France Presse

 

November 14th, 2007 - F.B.I. Says Guards Killed 14 Iraqis Without Cause

2 news articles by the New York Times & Reuters

 

November 8th, 2007 - How Blackwater Sniper Fire Felled 3 Iraqi Guards

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

November 3rd, 2007 - Blackwater’s Owner Has Spies for Hire

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

November 1st, 2007 - U.N.’s Ban Urges Accountability for Security Firms

2 news articles by Reuters & New York Times

 

October 30th, 2007 - Iraq Bill Would Lift Contractor Immunity

2 news articles by the Associated Press & Washington Post

 

October 26th, 2007 - Rice Says ‘Hole’ in U.S. Law Shields Contractors in Iraq

1 news article by the New York Times

 

October 25th, 2007 - U.S. Offers Cash to Victims in Blackwater Incident

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

October 22nd, 2007 - Waxman Accuses Blackwater of Tax Evasion

2 news articles by the Associated Press & New York Times

 

October 18th, 2007 - Blackwater Likely to Be Cut Out of Iraq

2 news articles by the Associated Press & Time Magazine

 

October 16th, 2007 - Iraqis Shot by Contractors Stymied in Search for Justice

1 news article by the Los Angeles Times

 

October 14th, 2007 - Blackwater might be kicked out of Iraq

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

October 13th, 2007 - Blackwater Chief: FBI Probe ‘Welcome’

2 news articles by the Associated Press & CNN

 

October 13th, 2007 - Building Blackwater

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

October 12th, 2007 - Blackwater Faces War Crimes Inquiry after Killings in Iraq

2 news articles by the Independent & Reuters

 

October 11th, 2007 - U.S. Military and Iraqis Say They Are Shut Out of Inquiry

1 news article by the New York Times

 

October 10th, 2007 - Iraqis Want Answers from Security Firms

1 news article by the Associated Press     

 

October 9th, 2007 - Iraq Wants Blackwater to Pay $ 136 Mln Compensation

1 news article by Reuters

 

October 8th, 2007 - Blackwater Shootings ‘Murder,’ Iraq Says

2 news articles by the New York Times

 

October 7th, 2007 - Blackwater Unprovoked, 17 Killed, Iraqi Probe Finds

3 news articles by Agence France Presse & Los Angeles Times

 

October 5th, 2007 - Blackwater Faulted In Military Reports From Shooting Scene

2 news articles by the Washington Post & Associated Press

 

October 4th, 2007 - House OKs Bill to Prosecute Contractors

2 news articles by the Associated Press & New York Times

 

October 3rd, 2007 - US Control over Guards in Iraq Urged

2 news articles by the Boston Globe & New York Times

 

October 2nd, 2007 - Blackwater Chairman Defends his Company

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

October 1st, 2007 - Blackwater Has Fired 122 Personnel

2 news articles by the Associated Press & New York Times

 

September 28th, 2007 - US Focuses on Five Blackwater Shootings

4 news articles by the Associated Press, Washington Post & New York Times

 

September 27th, 2007 - Blackwater Blamed for Guard Deaths

2 news articles by the Associated Press & New York Times

 

September 26th, 2007 - Pentagon Investigates Contractor Oversight in Iraq

2 news articles by Reuters & Washington Post

 

September 25th, 2007 - Bush Discusses Civilian Deaths in Iraq

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

September 24th, 2007 - ‘Cowboy’ Aggression Works for Blackwater

2 news articles by the Associated Press & Agence France Presse

 

September 23rd, 2007 - Iraqi PM: Shootings Threaten Sovereignty

2 news articles by the Associated Press

 

September 22nd, 2007 - Iraq: Blackwater Guards Fired Unprovoked

2 news articles by the Associated Press

 

September 21st, 2007 - Survivor Recalls Blackwater Shootings

3 news articles by the Associated Press & Los Angeles Times

 

September 20th, 2007 - Who Watches US Security Firms in Iraq?

3 news article by the Associated Press & New York Times

 

September 18th, 2007 - U.S. Contractor Banned by Iraq Over Shootings

1 news article by the New York Times

 

September 17th, 2007 - Iraq Revokes Security Firm’s License After Shooting

1 news article by the New York Times

 

August 11th, 2007 - Contractors in Iraq Accused of Opening Fire on Civilians and Soldiers

1 news article by the Associated Press

 

May 27th, 2007 - U.S. Security Contractors Open Fire in Baghdad

1 news article by the Washington Post

 

March 15th, 2007 - Bush’s Shadow Army

1 feature article from the Nation

 

January 11th, 2007 - Iraq Killing Tracked to Contractor Could Test Laws

1 news article by the Virginian-Pilot

 

The 2006 Media Reports File

 

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