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January 31, 2013

By Andre Francisco

U.S. May Have Bought Fuel from Iran for Afghanistan



Oil barrels U.S. officials did not have a way to make sure fuel purchased for security forces in Afghanistan did not come from Iran, which would violate U.S. sanctions, according to a Washington Post story.

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Topics: Contract Oversight

December 17, 2012

By Neil Gordon

SIGAR Probing Army Corps Deal with DynCorp



Dyncorp building
The Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) has opened an investigation into why the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers allowed DynCorp International to walk away from a bungled construction job.

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Topics: Contract Oversight

November 26, 2012

By Neil Gordon

KBR November Litigation Round-Up



Contract Oversight Despite a seemingly endless parade of legal troubles for KBR involving its Iraq logistics support work, the company remains a favored federal contractor.

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Topics: Contract Oversight

October 25, 2012

By Neil Gordon

SIGAR Seeks Debarment of Contractors Who Aid the Enemy



SIGAR Sopko The Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) is trying to stop the flow of U.S. taxpayer money to those who actively support insurgents or otherwise oppose U.S. forces in Afghanistan.

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Topics: Contract Oversight

October 15, 2012

By Neil Gordon

SIGAR Saves Money and Lives



An IED explosion SIGAR protects taxpayer money spent on Afghanistan reconstruction, but it recently issued an alert that could potentially save lives.

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Topics: Contract Oversight

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