Daily Archives: June 5, 2014

Who Fight Whom

[Translate] Who Fight Whom The Sunday Standard MAYTHIL RADHAKRISHNAN 18 May 2014 They are familiar to us from movies such as The Wild Geese and The Dogs of War. We live in the era of freelance soldiers of no fixed … Continue reading

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Congressional Visit to U.S. Citizen Imprisoned in Cuba

[Translate] Congressional Visit to U.S. Citizen Imprisoned in Cuba By Kent Cooper Posted at 12:15 p.m. June 5 Four members of Congress traveled recently to Cuba to visit a U.S. citizen imprisoned since December 2009 in Cuba, a lost closer … Continue reading

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Trial of Estonian anti-piracy guards in India to go ahead June 10

[Translate] Trial of Estonian anti-piracy guards in India to go ahead June 10 Baltic Daily – Political/Social News 5 June 2014 06:47 TALLINN, Jun 05, BNS – The trial in India of the crew and anti-piracy guards of the Seaman … Continue reading

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In fraud case, background checks often went undone

[Translate] In fraud case, background checks often went undone Pittsburgh Tribune-Review By ANDREW CONTE 4 June 2014 Fraud had become so commonplace that local employees of a federal contractor apparently thought they had found a taxpayer-funded pot of gold. Employees … Continue reading

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Who are the masked mercenaries in Ukraine?

[Translate] Who are the masked mercenaries in Ukraine? Deutsche Welle 5 June 2014 13:08 Chechen fighters could be along the armed pro-Russian combatants in Ukraine’s Donbass region, according to some reports. Eyewitness accounts suggest increasing numbers of soldiers from Russia. … Continue reading

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Maritime presentation

[Translate] Maritime presentation 04th June 2014 At a ceremony in London, Private Maritime Security Companies (PMSCs) that have undertaken the ISO 28000 maritime security certification through RTI, received their certificates. As a “certifying body” RTI Ltd provides assurance assessment and … Continue reading

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G4S security guards violently remove protesters from AGM

[Translate] G4S security guards violently remove protesters from AGM Investors express shock at manner guards evicted protesting shareholders who accuse firm of human rights violations Rupert Neate The Guardian, Thursday 5 June 2014 11.02 EDT Protesters outside G4S offices in … Continue reading

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G4S must end its complicity in Israel’s abuse of child prisoners

[Translate] Letters G4S must end its complicity in Israel’s abuse of child prisoners The Guardian, Wednesday 4 June 2014 16.00 EDT ‘G4S helps the Israeli Prison Service to run prisons inside Israel that hold prisoners from occupied Palestinian territory,’ campaigners … Continue reading

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Desmond Tutu tells G4S to stop supplying to Israel prisons

[Translate] Desmond Tutu tells G4S to stop supplying to Israel prisons Retired archbishop and directors Mike Leigh and Ken Loach, philosopher Noam Chomsky and barrister Michael Mansfield QC, write open letter to management Rupert Neate The Guardian, Wednesday 4 June … Continue reading

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It costs more to house a detainee on Manus Island for a day than a night at 5-star Sydney hotel

[Translate] It costs more to house a detainee on Manus Island for a day than a night at 5-star Sydney hotel Date June 5, 2014 – 8:42AM Michael West Business columnist A room at the five star Sheraton on the … Continue reading

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