Daily Archives: May 28, 2014

The State’s Enforcement Monopoly and the Private Protection of Property

[Translate] The State’s Enforcement Monopoly and the Private Protection of Property/Comment Grechenig, Kristoffel; Kolmar, Martin; Muehlheusser, Gerd. Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics170.1 (Mar 2014): 5-26. The modern state has monopolized the legitimate use of force. This concept is twofold. … Continue reading

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The applicability of the concept of mercenary on military and security international companies under the rules of international law

[Translate] The applicability of the concept of mercenary on military and security international companies under the rules of international law Author(s): Ayman Abdel bari Abuel-Haj and Ali Ahmad AL- Zu ‘bi Source: European Scientific Journal. 9.16 (June 1, 2013): p167. … Continue reading

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Responsibility for premeditated mercenary murder or contract killing

[Translate] Source: European Scientific Journal. 1 SE (Dec. 1, 2013): p464. Responsibility for premeditated mercenary murder or contract killing Ioseb Mamestsarashvili Copyright: COPYRIGHT 2013 European Scientific Institute http://lemoigne.web.cern.ch/lemoigne/esi.html Abstract: Mercenary is very old, at the same time dangerous stimulus of … Continue reading

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CONGRESSWOMAN SHEILA JACKSON LEE CALLS FOR PASSAGE OF LEGISLATION REDUCING THE NUMBER OF FOR-PROFIT PRIVATE CONTRACTORS ENGAGED IN THE CONDUCT OF INTELLIGENCE ACTIVITIES

[Translate] CONGRESSWOMAN SHEILA JACKSON LEE CALLS FOR PASSAGE OF LEGISLATION REDUCING THE NUMBER OF FOR-PROFIT PRIVATE CONTRACTORS ENGAGED IN THE CONDUCT OF INTELLIGENCE ACTIVITIES Jan 22, 2014 Jackson Lee: “When it comes to the conduct of intelligence activities, we should … Continue reading

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Bill Gates sells shares in G4S

[Translate] Bill Gates sells shares in G4S World’s richest man Bill Gates takes stake in G4S to below 3pc threshold The world’s richest man held a stake of more than 3pc in the FTSE 100 company through Cascade Investment, his … Continue reading

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Manus unrest: G4S boss denies PNG police were invited into compound

[Translate] Manus unrest: G4S boss denies PNG police were invited into compound Assertion that officers ‘broke into’ detention centre comes despite company’s official incident report indicating the contrary Paul Farrell theguardian.com, Wednesday 28 May 2014 00.00 EDT Asylum seekers on … Continue reading

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Family of Scots security guard question G4S vetting

[Translate] Family of Scots security guard question G4S vetting Danny Fitzsimons’s father Eric and stepmother Liz. Picture: PA Updated on the 28 May 2014 09:49 Published 28/05/2014 09:41 A BBC programme claims that security firm G4S was aware of crucial … Continue reading

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Working with Maritime Security Guards: New Course

[Translate] Working with Maritime Security Guards: New Course By George Backwell Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 2:30 AM File image Videotel, in association with Steamship Mutual, has launched a new training programme  developed in conjunction with the Security Association for the … Continue reading

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G4S was aware of crucial screening failures months before an armed guard murdered two colleagues in Iraq, says BBC programme

[Translate] G4S was aware of crucial screening failures months before an armed guard murdered two colleagues in Iraq, says BBC programme dailyrecord.co.uk 28 May 2014 05:09 A BBC programme claims that security firm G4S was aware of crucial screening failures … Continue reading

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Chesapeake tech company CEO charged with bribery

[Translate] Chesapeake tech company CEO charged with bribery Timothy S. Miller, the CEO of Chesapeake-based ACS Systems and Engineering, appeared in federal court Tuesday, May 27, 2014, on charges of bribing government officials in exchange for lucrative contracts. (Charlie Meads … Continue reading

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