Daily Archives: August 8, 2014

DO YOU NEED THE SECOND ARMY?

[Translate] DO YOU NEED THE SECOND ARMY? WPS: Defense & Security By Not specified Kommersant-Vlast, No. 26, July 07-13, 2014, p. 6 9 July 2014 (c) 2014 WPS Russian Media Monitoring Agency. EXPERTS DIFFER IN OPINIONS IF RUSSIA NEEDS PRIVATE … Continue reading

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“We’re Profiteers”: How Military Contractors Reap Billions from U.S. Military Bases Overseas

[Translate] “We’re Profiteers”: How Military Contractors Reap Billions from U.S. Military Bases Overseas Monthly Review By David Vine 1 July 2014, © 2014 Monthly Review. “You whore it out to a contractor,” Major Tim Elliott said bluntly. It was April … Continue reading

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CONTROL OVER PRIVATE MILITARY COMPANIES WILL BE GIVEN TO THE DEFENSE MINISTRY

[Translate] CONTROL OVER PRIVATE MILITARY COMPANIES WILL BE GIVEN TO THE DEFENSE MINISTRY WPS: Defense & Security By Alexei Krivoruchek Izvestia (Moscow issue), July 07, 2014, p. 2 9 July 2014, PRIVATE MILITARY COMPANIES WILL BE ABLE TO BECOME A … Continue reading

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Briefing – Somaliland, Oil and Security [analysis]

[Translate] Briefing – Somaliland, Oil and Security [analysis] All Africa By Rachel Williamson 8 August 2014 12:01 Hargeisa, Aug 08, 2014 (UN Integrated Regional Information Networks/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX) — The proposed deployment of armed contingents to protect … Continue reading

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Erik D. Prince – Frontier Services Group updates chairman and executive director’s profile 01 August 2014

[Translate] Erik D. Prince – Frontier Services Group updates chairman and executive director’s profile 01 August 2014 News Bites – People in Business 2 August 2014 Frontier Services Group recently released their Annual Report. The updated profile of Erik D. … Continue reading

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Serco Secures $9 Million C4ISR Contract

[Translate] Serco Secures $9 Million C4ISR Contract Wireless News 8 August 2014 (c) 2014. Close-Up Media, Inc. Serco said the Company has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Navy‘s Space and Naval Warfare Command (SPAWAR) System Center Atlantic (SSC-LANT) … Continue reading

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Serco Awarded $22.7 Million Contract to Support Deployable Medical Systems

[Translate] Serco Awarded $22.7 Million Contract to Support Deployable Medical Systems Journal of Engineering 13 August 2014 © Copyright 2014 Journal of Engineering via VerticalNews.com 2014 AUG 13 (VerticalNews) — By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Journal of Engineering … Continue reading

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County security contract supports human-rights abuses

[Translate] Commentary Emily Schneider: County security contract supports human-rights abuses By Emily Schneider 8 August 2014 Distributed by The McClatchy Company Over the past weeks, I’ve watched with horror as the death toll in Gaza rises to over 1,800 dead … Continue reading

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Australia : Largest government procurement of services finalised

[Translate] Australia : Largest government procurement of services finalised Mena Report 7 August 2014 © 2014 Al Bawaba (Albawaba.com). Provided by Syndigate.info, an Albawaba.com Company The signing of the final five contracts for support services at Defence bases today has … Continue reading

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DynCorp Dismisses CEO Gordon Walsh

[Translate] DynCorp Dismisses CEO Gordon Walsh — Update Dow Jones Institutional News By Doug Cameron 8 August 2014 16:56, DynCorp International Inc. has dismissed its chief executive less than three weeks after he moved to the company from L-3 Communications … Continue reading

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