Daily Archives: September 13, 2012

Earn $50,000 fighting pirates

[Translate] Earn $50,000 fighting pirates Save this story to read later By Tory Shepherd news.com.au September 13, 2012 12:29PM WANTED: Pirate fighters. All you need is some weapons training (preferably with a .50 calibre heavy machine gun), and experience in … Continue reading

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Years of warning about embassy security preceded Libya attack

[Translate] Years of warning about embassy security preceded Libya attack Thursday – 9/13/2012, 11:00am  ET State Department acknowledged as recently as February it lacked funding for some security improvements John Solomon, The Washington Guardian WASHINGTON – The way U.S. embassies … Continue reading

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ICJ submission to the Second Session of the IGWG on PMSCs

[Translate] ICJ submission to the Second Session of the IGWG on PMSCs UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL Second Session of the Open-ended Intergovernmental Working Group (IGWG) to consider the possibility of an international regulatory framework on the regulation, monitoring and … Continue reading

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A rare look inside Tacoma’s Northwest Detention Center

[Translate] A rare look inside Tacoma’s Northwest Detention Center By Lewis Kamb September 9, 2012 The building could be any other industrial warehouse on Tacoma’s Tideflats, if it weren’t for the razor wire surrounding it. The man could be any … Continue reading

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Mass. congressman eyes ban of former Blackwater

[Translate] Mass. congressman eyes ban of former Blackwater By Leigh Munsil Politico © September 12, 2012 A Massachusetts congressman is pressuring the State and Defense departments to consider suspending and disbarring Academi, the defense contractor formerly known as Blackwater. Democratic … Continue reading

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