Daily Archives: March 20, 2012

Multilevel Regulation of Military and Security Contractors: The Interplay between International, European and Domestic Norms

[Translate] Multilevel Regulation of Military and Security Contractors: The Interplay between International, European and Domestic Norms (Studies in International Law) [Hardcover] Christine Bakker (Editor), Mirko Sossai (Editor) Book Description Publication Date: February 10, 2012 | ISBN-10: 1849462488 | ISBN-13: 978-1849462488 … Continue reading

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Afghanistan security firm ban stirs Western fears

[Translate] 19 March 2012 Last updated at 20:38 ET Afghanistan security firm ban stirs Western fears Foreign diplomats are doubtful that the APPF is ready to assume its responsibilities Continue reading the main story Afghanistan’s interior ministry has set a … Continue reading

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Britons freed in Afghanistan after weapons arrest

[Translate] http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-17445638 20 March 2012 Last updated at 08:16 ET Britons freed in Afghanistan after weapons arrest The men had been held in prison in Kabul Related Stories Western fears as Afghanistan launches security firm ban Two Britons held in … Continue reading

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Afghanistan wants private soldiers out

[Translate] Afghanistan wants private soldiers out   by The Canadian Press – Story: 72610 Mar 18, 2012 / 11:00 am The Afghan government is giving companies extensions ranging from a few weeks to 90 days to change from private security … Continue reading

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Life of a Ship Anti-Piracy Operator – Eight Weeks on the High Seas

[Translate] CIVILIAN CONTRACTORS: Life of a Ship Anti-Piracy Operator – Eight Weeks on the High Seas by John Hackwood London, Abu Dhabi, Karachi, Bin Qasim, Dahej, Suez, Malta, Port Said, Suez, Goa, Redi, Galle, Colombo, Dubai, London, all visited in … Continue reading

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Iraq bans security firms on oil fields

[Translate] Security Industry Iraq bans security firms on oil fields Baghdad has banned foreign security contractors from major oil fields being developed by international companies but the order may find be hard to enforce. Published: March. 19, 2012 at 1:25 … Continue reading

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Change Contract Oversight

[Translate] Change Contract Oversight Cost of Governance Hampers Progress Mar. 18, 2012 – 03:44PM   | By DEAN PEEBELS, MARK VALERIO and ANDREW GREEN With the Pentagon and its suppliers looking at potential cuts ranging from $500 billion to $1 trillion … Continue reading

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