Daily Archives: March 4, 2014

The South African Defence Review (2012) and private military/security companies (PMSCs): heralding a shift from prohibition to regulation?

[Translate] The South African Defence Review (2012) and private military/security companies (PMSCs): heralding a shift from prohibition to regulation? The South African Defence Review (2012) and private military/security …

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Iraq contractor pleads guilty in tax case

[Translate] Iraq contractor pleads guilty in tax case Feb. 27, 2014 – 08:02AM   |   MEMPHIS, TENN. — Federal prosecutors say a U.S. contractor who worked in Iraq has pleaded guilty to filing a false tax return. The U.S. attorney’s office … Continue reading

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KBR Can’t Get Full $13M From Army Contract, Fed. Circ. Says

[Translate] KBR Can’t Get Full $13M From Army Contract, Fed. Circ. Says By Michael Lipkin Law360, Los Angeles (February 03, 2014, 7:14 PM ET) — A Federal Circuit panel on Monday denied Kellogg Brown & Root Services Inc.’s attempt to … Continue reading

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KBR Urges 9th Circ. To Toss $81M Toxin Award

[Translate] KBR Urges 9th Circ. To Toss $81M Toxin Award Share us on: Twitter Facebook LinkedIn By Sindhu Sundar 0 Comments Law360, New York (March 03, 2014, 5:32 PM ET) — Defense contractor KBR Inc. on Friday asked the Ninth … Continue reading

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G4S employee contradicts PNG police report on Manus violence

[Translate] G4S employee contradicts PNG police report on Manus violence Michael Brissenden reported this story on Tuesday, March 4, 2014 08:14:47 Listen to MP3 of this story ( minutes)Alternate WMA version | MP3 download CHRIS UHLMANN: An Australian employee of … Continue reading

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Serco profits plummet after string of embarrassments

[Translate] March 4, 2014 9:41 am Serco profits plummet after string of embarrassments By Gill Plimmer ©PA Serco revealed a 62 per cent drop in profits on Tuesday as it admitted that chasing sales at the expense of customer service … Continue reading

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Afghanistan to Disband Crucial Guard Force

[Translate] March 4, 2014, 7:41 a.m. ET Afghanistan to Disband Crucial Guard Force By Nathan Hodge KABUL—The Afghan government is moving to dissolve a crucial guard force that protects military supply convoys, international aid programs and foreign installations, creating new … Continue reading

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Microeconomics, Private Security, and the Significance to Operational Planning

[Translate] Microeconomics, Private Security, and the Significance to Operational Planning   This is the html version of the file http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a583829.pdf. Google automatically generates html versions of documents as we crawl the web. These search terms have been highlighted: private security … Continue reading

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