Daily Archives: August 18, 2013

Privately operated logistics hub fuels debate over excesses in Afghanistan

[Translate] Privately operated logistics hub fuels debate over excesses in Afghanistan   Trucks stage outside a 290,000-square-foot warehouse in Helmand province owned by Supreme Group. The base and warehouse were built in 2009 as U.S. forces poured into Afghanistan as … Continue reading

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Serbia moves to regulate private security sector

[Translate]   Serbia moves to regulate private security sector 17/08/2013 The parliament will consider laws to regulate private security companies in order to harmonise with EU standards. By Ivana Jovanovic for Southeast European Times in Belgrade — 17/08/13 Members of … Continue reading

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Help Wanted: Teachers For Language Spoken In Remote Mali

[Translate] USAToday.com August 16, 2013 Help Wanted: Teachers For Language Spoken In Remote Mali By Ray Locker The Pentagon has issued a rush order for an instructor to teach the Tuareg language spoken by the nomadic people who live in … Continue reading

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Review: Learning From Iraq – A Final Report from the Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction

[Translate] ZERO ANTHROPOLOGY Turning and turning in the widening gyre | The falcon cannot hear the falconer | Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold | Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world | The blood-dimmed tide is loosed, and … Continue reading

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5 Companies That Make Money By Keeping Americans Terrified of Terror Attacks

[Translate] AlterNet             By Alex Kane         5 Companies That Make Money By Keeping Americans Terrified of Terror Attacks A massive industry profits off the government-induced fear of terrorism. August 16, 2013  Michael Hayden, the former director of the National Security … Continue reading

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