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October 26, 2012

By Neil Gordon

SIGAR Slams Army Corps for Letting DynCorp Walk Off the Job



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A new SIGAR report criticizes the Army Corps of Engineers for failing to hold contractor DynCorp International accountable for deficiencies in its construction of an Afghan Army garrison.

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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

September 10, 2012

By Andre Francisco

Afghanistan Watchdog Says Records for $475M in Fuel Purchases Shredded



Thumbnail of Paper Shredder Records for $475 million in fuel purchases for the Afghan National Army have been shredded, according to a new report by the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction.

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Topics: Contract Oversight

August 10, 2012

By Neil Gordon

New SIGAR Chief Promises Bold Measures to Fight Afghanistan Corruption



For nearly four years, POGO has been closely following the operations of Afghanistan’s reconstruction watchdog, the Office of the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR).

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Topics: Government Accountability

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