Amazon has accused President Trump of creating an “environment of corruption” at the Department of Defense, resulting in the Pentagon’s decision to reject AWS’ bid for a $10 billion cloud services contract. In a previously sealed 175-page complaint, Amazon argued that President Trump effectively steered the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure (JEDI) contract to Microsoft, even though AWS’s...
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