Daily Archives: August 5, 2014

Curbing the excesses of maritime piracy in Africa

[Translate] Curbing the excesses of maritime piracy in Africa Legal Monitor Worldwide 5 August 2014, English, © 2014 Global Data Point. All Rights Reserved. Provided by Syndigate.info, an Albawaba.com company It may be reasonable to assume that piracy has existed … Continue reading

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Anti-piracy firm’s implosion leaves Malta staff in the lurch

[Translate] Anti-piracy firm’s implosion leaves Malta staff in the lurch Malta Today 5 August 2014 By Matthew Agius A Malta-based, industry-leading and highly profitable maritime security company – Gulf of Aden Group Transits (GoAGT) – abruptly closed its doors this … Continue reading

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Busting up Somali pirate attacks one ship at a time

[Translate] Busting up Somali pirate attacks one ship at a time The Christian Science Monitor By Mike Pflanz Correspondent 14 July 2014 When they speed up to a lumbering ship, the main thing Somalian pirates do not want to see … Continue reading

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Constellis Group Announces New Leadership

[Translate] Constellis Group Announces New Leadership Dow Jones Global Press Release Wire 28 July 2014 13:20 RESTON, Va., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Constellis Group, Inc., a leading provider of security, support and advisory services to government, multinational corporations and … Continue reading

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DRC ‘mercenary’ maintains innocents

[Translate] DRC ‘mercenary’ maintains innocents 2014-08-05 21:04 (Picture: AFP) Related Links Crowd gathers to support DRC ‘mercenaries’ State: Try DRC rebel group in SA Applause as DRC ‘mercenaries’ appear kalahari.com A Concise History of South Africa Get the full history … Continue reading

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Veterans; Widow: Burn pits to blame for cancer fatalities

[Translate] Veterans; Widow: Burn pits to blame for cancer fatalities By St. John Barned-Smith 4 July 2014 The cough started during David Thomas‘ last deployment with the U.S. Army. “We thought maybe he had a cold,” said his wife, Elizabeth … Continue reading

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Rabbis urge Obama to act in Cuba prison case Time running out for Md. man after 5 years, wife says

[Translate] Rabbis urge Obama to act in Cuba prison case Time running out for Md. man after 5 years, wife says The Baltimore Sun By Matthew Hay Brown 5 August 2014 3A Copyright 2014, The Baltimore Sun WASHINGTON — Three … Continue reading

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Is Alan Gross Near Death in Cuba Prison?

[Translate] Is Alan Gross Near Death in Cuba Prison? Jailed Jewish Contractor ‘Says Good-Byes’ to Family gross family By JTA Published August 05, 2014. Alan Gross’ family says the State Department contractor jailed in Cuba has made his goodbyes. “During … Continue reading

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The Chaos Company

[Translate] The Chaos Company Vanity Fair56.4 (Apr 2014): 144. PHOTO ILLUSTRATIONS BY SEAN McCABE Wherever governments can’t–or won’t–maintain order, from oil fields in Africa to airports in Britain and nuclear facilities in America, the London-based “global security” behemoth G4S has been … Continue reading

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DynCorp International Awarded Contract Valued at up to $978,000 to Provide Land Mobile Radio Support in Kosovo

[Translate] DynCorp International Awarded Contract Valued at up to $978,000 to Provide Land Mobile Radio Support in Kosovo Monday, August 4, 2014 2:17 PM DynCorp International Awarded Contract Valued at up to $978,000 to Provide Land Mobile Radio Support in … Continue reading

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