Security company formerly known as Blackwater fined $7.5M
The international security contractor formerly known as Blackwater has agreed to pay a $7.5 million US fine to settle federal criminal charges related to arms smuggling and other crimes.Full Story
Since: Nov 08
#1 Aug 8, 2012
Does Eric Holder own Blackwater too?
“your life is great”
Since: Aug 09
you poop in clean water
#2 Aug 8, 2012
In 2010, the company reached a $42 million settlement with the Department of State as part of a settlement of violations of the Arms Export Control Act and the International Trafficking in Arms Regulations.
Blackwater was founded in 1997 in North Carolina by former Navy SEAL Erik Prince. The company rose to prominence after winning massive no-bid security contracts from the U.S. government at the beginning of the Iraq War.
Since: Feb 09
#3 Aug 8, 2012
Im shock that Blackwater would make illegal arm trade to such Rogue states as Denmark and Sweden. who knows they might start going Viking again with these weapons from black Water.
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