Armed & Bailed: Ex-Blackwater mercs pay crimes with fines





The interactive transcript could not be loaded.



Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Published on Aug 9, 2012

Department of Justice is letting a contractor away with a fine despite it being charged with arms smuggling and other crimes. The group formerly known as Blackwater must now fork out over seven and a half million dollars to avoid criminal prosecution.

Retired US Army Lieutenant Colonel Anthony Shaffer warns it's a dangerous precedent to set.

RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air

Subscribe to RT! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_c...

Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews
Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com
Follow us on Google+ http://plus.google.com/b/102728491539...

RT (Russia Today) is a global news network broadcasting from Moscow and Washington studios. RT is the first news channel to break the 500 million YouTube views benchmark.


Uploads from RT

  • by RT
  • 849425,400 videos
  1. 8474

    Iran quake video: Hundreds dead after two major shakes

  2. 8475

    'Intervention into Syria already underway'

  3. 8476

    Cops vs Religion: Angry Muslims clash with police in India (Video)

  4. 8477

    Flying Low: 'Suicidal' cuts strike Spanish aviation

  5. 8478

    'Western powers antithetical to peace in Syria'

  6. 8479

    Jill Stein: US political system hostile to Americans

  7. 8480

    Keiser Report: Wall Street vs City of London (E326)

  8. 8481

    Video: Aerial extravaganza marks Russian Air Force 100th anniversary

  9. 8482

    Israel to attack Iran before US election in November - media report

  10. 8483

    Unwanted: Jews in Egypt feel threatened in post-revolution Cairo

  11. 8484

    Big Cyber Brother: Secure Internet questioned over govt dirty tactics

  12. 8485

    British poodle bites the hand that feeds it

  13. 8486

    Hand-to-Mouth: Rise in UK working poor as spending cuts bite

  14. 8487

    US Gulf Course: Missile defense or world dominance?

  15. 8488

    'State Dept in bed with 'Blackwater''

  16. 8489

    Catacomb Cult: Muslim sect brought to light after decade in dark

  17. 8490

    Egypt shuts Gaza lifeline tunnels over border violence

  18. 8491

    Cockpit cam: Miracle escape as small plane crashes in Idaho forest

  19. 8492

    Video: NASA Morpheus moon lander crashes & explodes on test flight

  20. 8493

    Iran buys & sells US high-tech goods despite blockade

  21. Armed & Bailed: Ex-Blackwater mercs pay crimes with fines

  22. 8495

    Broken Bank: Palestinian homes to be IDF playground

  23. 8496

    No mainscream over one-sided Arab Spring coverage

  24. 8497

    Keiser Report: Semaphore of Fraud (E325)

  25. 8498

    Muslim sect held children in underground catacombs for decade

  26. 8499

    CCTV: Bear opens door to candy store, sneaks in for sugar fix

  27. 8500

    Race Rumpus: Cops stop & search bias hits UK minorities

  28. 8501

    Pussy Riot: Opposition saints or spawn of Satan?

  29. 8502

    Dizzying video: Blonde Russian 'skywalker' films herself on roof

  30. 8503

    Scott Olsen: OWS must force changes, not ask

  31. 8504

    Max Keiser: He who must not be named (by FT)

  32. 8505

    Missile Defenseless: Poland slams US power play, plans own shield

  33. 8506

    Sinai Shockwave: Violence on Israeli doorstep after Egypt airstrike

  34. 8507

    Lost in Space: Proton packs up releasing dangerous pieces of floating junk

  35. 8508

    'Eurozone endgame - not Armageddon, a blessing'

  36. 8509

    Spill Thrill: FBI on hunt for 'unauthorized' top-level leakers

  37. 8510

    Keiser Report: Crooks, Crime, Chaos (E324)

  38. 8511

    Targeting the Innocent: Govt links a death sentence in Syria

  39. 8512

    'Mossad's hand in terror attacks, Gaza ghetto the goal'

  40. 8513

    Curiosity's POV: Amazing video of NASA rover descent, landing on Mars

  41. 8514

    Punk Punishment: Pussy Riot's 'unholy prayer' splits society

  42. 8515

    'I did more time than any bankster' - Alex Schaefer on Keiser Report

  43. 8516

    Dodging the Draft: Syria bloodbath forces soldiers to flee

  44. 8517

    Sea of Trouble: 'US-China tension spells trouble for Asia-Pacific'

  45. 8518

    Al-Qaeda thrives as US helps to 'flip' Syria

  46. 8519

    Lessons for London: Can 2011 riots reignite?

  47. 8520

    Video: Mars rover Curiosity lands on Red Planet after '7 minutes of terror'

  48. 8521

    'Scrap banks or they'll bring chaos' - Nobel Economist

  49. 8522

    The Last Soviet In Afghanistan (RT Documentary)

  50. 8523

    'Germany will die to make Euro live'

  51. 8524

    Tel Aviv protest video: Thousands rally for social justice

  52. 8525

    Why is once-friendly Iran now US foe number-one?

  53. 8526

    Thousands of Israelis turn up for anti-govt demo

  54. 8527

    'Democracy cannot be brought about from outside'

  55. 8528

    Conquering Permafrost: People of BAM Railway (RT Documentary)

  56. 8529

    'US created the monster of China'

  57. 8530

    Keiser Report: Superstition Trading (E323)

  58. 8531

    Selective Unemployment: US slows immigration to save American jobs

  59. 8532

    'West turned Assad into Gaddafi-like bogeyman'

  60. 8533

    'US votes counted in dollars of 1%, not in voices of 99%'

  61. 8534

    Too Big To Fail On Suicide Watch

  62. 8535

    'Bahrain boiling but US will never allow democracy'

  63. 8536

    Mortal TV: Western media bias muddies waters in Syrian conflict

  64. 8537

    Falling Through Cracks: Anti-white discrimination on rise in South Africa

  65. 8538

    Putin: Pussy Riot should not be judged too harshly

  66. 8539

    Annan resigns as Syria envoy: 'Finger-pointing, name-calling in UNSC' to blame

  67. 8540

    Keiser Report: Capital Punishment for Crimes Against Capital (E322)

  68. 8541

    Assange mother: I'm terrified of what US will do to Julian

  69. 8542

    Radical Refuge: Syrian escapees camps hotbeds for hatred?

  70. 8543

    'You owe us $6 bln for 9/11' - US to Iran, Al-Qaeda, Hezbollah & Taliban

  71. 8544

    Lebanonize & Conquer: 'CIA, Mossad on Syria front line'

  72. 8545

    The Right to Bear Bazookas vs Wall Street

  73. 8546

    Leaked: Obama approved covert CIA support for Syria rebels

  74. 8547

    Airbjörn! Belarus brass axed as Swedish paratrooping teddies invade

  75. 8548

    Video: London mayor Boris Johnson gets stuck on zip wire

  76. 8549

    Assange lawyer: US drawing up case of unprecedented size & scale

  77. 8550

    'Stop robbing us!' Spain turning into Greece?

  78. 8551

    Fighting for Enemy? Arabs serving in Israel army obligatory

  79. 8552

    'Hunt for Assange on, Sweden a tool of US'

  80. 8553

    Syria Spin Machine: UK mainstream lies exposed

  81. 8554

    Why You Should Care: HSBC Bad Banking (E15)

  82. 8555

    'US backs chaos, ally Al-Qaeda seeks Iraq-style war in Syria'

  83. 8556

    Radicals Rising: Right-wing winds blow as crisis hits Germany

  84. 8557

    Sweden rejects offer to meet Assange, whistleblower still in sanctuary

  85. 8558

    Syrian Struggles: Life on edge amid security nightmare

  86. 8559

    Keiser Report: Virtual Virtual Economy (E321)

  87. 8560

    'Anaheim police brutality systematic, goes on for generations'

  88. 8561

    US wants world police after blowing millions on MidEast 'occupation'

  89. 8562

    'Panetta has blood on his hands for supporting Syria rebels'

  90. 8563

    Daft Punk: Pussy Riot trial starts amid scandal & media buzz

  91. 8564

    London 2012: Granny in Olympic Missile Accident

  92. 8565

    Troika of Fraud: Media, Wall St. & Govt

  93. 8566

    Whistleblocking: Obama pays billions to keep secrets out

  94. 8567

    'Nail in Assad coffin': US predicts Aleppo massacre amid spin crossfire

  95. 8568

    Survivor: Romanian president Basescu passes impeachment test

  96. 8569

    Anaheim rally video: Cops arrest protesters, disperse crowd

  97. 8570

    'West will not intervene Syria, proxy war more likely'

  98. 8571

    'Scientists understand only 4% of universe'

  99. 8572

    The Julian Assange Show: Cypherpunks Uncut (p.2)

to add this to Watch Later

Add to