Daily Archives: September 23, 2013

Hundreds of Russians Fighting as Mercenaries in Syria – FSB

[Translate] Hundreds of Russians Fighting as Mercenaries in Syria – FSB Topic: Protests in Syria Opposition fighters in Syria © AFP 2013/ STR 17:52 20/09/2013 YAROSLAVL, September 20 (RIA Novosti) – Some 300 to 400 Russians are fighting in the Syrian … Continue reading

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Letter Regarding the SIGAR Inspection of INL Justice Training Transition Program

[Translate] Letter Regarding the SIGAR Inspection of INL Justice Training Transition Program September 11, 2013 John F. Sopko Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) 2530 Crystal Drive Arlington, Virginia 22202 Re: SIGAR Inspection of INL Justice Training Transition Program … Continue reading

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Maritime Security Firm AdvanFort Opens Hamburg Office

[Translate] Maritime Security Firm AdvanFort Opens Hamburg Office MarineLink.com Monday, September 02, 2013 Axel Tuetken: Photo credit AdvanFort The AdvanFort Company has opened an office in Hamburg, Germany, as part of its growing worldwide customer service network, particularly for clients … Continue reading

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DynCorp receives U.S. Army task order

[Translate] DynCorp receives U.S. Army task order Published: Sept. 23, 2013 at 3:02 PM FALLS CHURCH, Va., Sept. 23 (UPI) — A logistics services task order has been given to DynCorp International by the U.S. Army to support the Directorate … Continue reading

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Debate triggered on whether to allow Dutch merchant vessels hire private protection against piracy

[Translate] Debate triggered on whether to allow Dutch merchant vessels hire private protection against piracy English.news.cn   2013-09-23 19:54:39 by Christien van den Brink THE HAGUE, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) — The Netherlands is one of the last European countries that doesn’t … Continue reading

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Anatomy: Security Leviathan

[Translate] Anatomy: Security Leviathan  Click to expand Download PDF here G4S is the world’s largest private military and security company, and the third-largerst private employer, trailing only Walmart and FoxConn. Over the last two decades, the industry has boomed as … Continue reading

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Procurement Sleight of Hand Gave Contractors Access to Naval Bases

[Translate] Procurement Sleight of Hand Gave Contractors Access to Naval Bases A member of the Navy checks vehicles at a gate to the Washington Navy Yard. // Jacquelyn Martin/AP By Bob Brewin September 18, 2013 This story has been updated … Continue reading

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Alleged Navy Yard Shooter Worked Under Major IT Contract

[Translate] Alleged Navy Yard Shooter Worked Under Major IT Contract This handout photo provided by the FBI shows Aaron Alexis, who launched an attacked Monday morning inside a building at the Washington Navy Yard. // FBI/AP By Tom Shoop September … Continue reading

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