Fox News. Aug. 30, 2009: Blackwater Wanted to Tap Foreigners to Carry Out Secret CIA Program

WASHINGTON — When the CIA revived a plan to kill or capture terrorists in 2004, the agency turned to the well-connected security company then known as Blackwater USA.

Blackstone has a subsidiary in Barbados called Greystone. (See the BFP article: Murder Allegations Against Principal Of Barbados Corporation – Blackwater and Greystone use Barbados to support arms dealing & mercenary operations) These jobs might be lucrative, but they would probably be dangerous. Unfortunately for Bajans desiring this line of work, here is another quote:

But the CIA’s use of the private contractor as part of its now-abandoned plan to dispatch death squads skirted concerns now re-emerging with recent disclosures about Blackwater’s role.


Related: Blackwater Murder Allegations - Should Barbados be Concerned about Blackwater’s Off-Shore Affiliate Greystone?