Daily Archives: August 31, 2014

Blackwater mercenaries face justice for bloodbath in Baghdad that caused 14 civilian deaths

[Translate] Blackwater mercenaries face justice for bloodbath in Baghdad that caused 14 civilian deaths Four employees await the verdict of a US court for 2007 killings DAVID USBORNE  Sunday 31 August 2014 It has been seven years since guards with … Continue reading

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Exclusive: British company faces investigation for accepting Guantanamo contract

[Translate] Exclusive: British company faces investigation for accepting Guantanamo contract Human rights group says G4S’s role could make it complicit in abuses at the US prison CHRIS GREEN  Sunday 31 August 2014 The British security company G4S has been reported … Continue reading

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French, Spanish, Serb…Volunteers Join Pro-Russian Rebels

[Translate] French, Spanish, Serb…Volunteers Join Pro-Russian Rebels Saturday, 30 August 2014   European volunteers are streaming into Ukraine to join the fighting on both sides. While Kiev’s forces are beefed up with mercenaries from private military companies, Europeans have also … Continue reading

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