Daily Archives: January 30, 2013

Ontario-based bodyguard in Saadi Gaddafi smuggling plot ordered to be deported over crimes against humanity

[Translate] Ontario-based bodyguard in Saadi Gaddafi smuggling plot ordered to be deported over crimes against humanity Stewart Bell | Jan 29, 2013 2:10 PM ET | Last Updated: Jan 29, 2013 5:33 PM ET Darren Calabrese/National PostGary Peters, former bodyguard of … Continue reading

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Police forces scrap G4S contract

[Translate] Police forces scrap G4S contract Raymond Brown   Sir Graham Bright Controversial plans to outsource some police services to G4S have been ditched. The decision came following a crunch meeting tonight between Sir Graham Bright, Cambridgeshire’s Police and Crime … Continue reading

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Typhon Launches Private Maritime Security Service against Piracy

[Translate] Typhon Launches Private Maritime Security Service against Piracy January 29, 2013 Typhon Maritime Security Service announced the launch of its first marine convoy escort service, designed to enable “ship operators to transit the Gulf of Aden, Arabian Sea and … Continue reading

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AAR Extends Airlift Support In Africa

[Translate] AAR Extends Airlift Support In Africa Leading airlift provider to continue providing support for U.S. operations in the region WOOD DALE, Ill., Jan. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — AAR (NYSE:AIR) announced today that the Company’s Airlift business was selected to … Continue reading

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Deployed troops raise money for wounded

[Translate] Published: 12:19 PM, Sun Jan 27, 2013 Deployed troops raise money for wounded    [+] click to enlarge By Drew Brooks Staff writer A defense contractor has raised $26,000 for local wounded warriors, but the fundraising effort was anything … Continue reading

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IMAM SAHIB BORDER POLICE COMPANY HEADQUARTERS IN KUNDUZ PROVINCE: $7.3 MILLION FACILITY SITS LARGELY UNUSED

[Translate] On January 29 2013 Today, SIGAR released an inspection of the Imam Sahib Border Police company headquarters in Kunduz province.  The $7.3 million facility was built to hold 175 people, yet only 12 were on site and no one … Continue reading

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S&P summary: DynCorp International Inc.

[Translate] TEXT-S&P summary: DynCorp International Inc. Mon Jan 7, 2013 9:33am EST DynCorp derives almost all of its revenue from the U.S. Defense and State departments, which face significant uncertainty in their budgets. For starters, the government is currently operating … Continue reading

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Security firms eye African ‘terror’ bonanza

[Translate] Jan 30, 2013 Security firms eye African ‘terror’ bonanza By Ramzy Baroud Although recognized as the world’s biggest security firm, the image of Britain’s G4S plummeted during the London Olympics last year as it failed to meet the government’s … Continue reading

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