Daily Archives: September 28, 2014

Triple Canopy to Exhibit at ASIS 2014 in Atlanta

[Translate] Triple Canopy to Exhibit at ASIS 2014 in Atlanta PR Newswire (U.S.) 26 September 2014 09:51 Showcasing Domestic Security and Critical Infrastructure Protection Solutions RESTON, Va., Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Triple Canopy, Inc., a global provider of integrated … Continue reading

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Iraq stymied State Department probe into military contractor kickbacks

[Translate] Accountability Iraq stymied State Department probe into military contractor kickbacks The Washington Times By Jim McElhatton, THE WASHINGTON TIMES 24 September 2014 State Department investigators last year quit probing kickback charges against one of the government’s largest military contractors … Continue reading

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Krauthammer and O’Reilly Clash Over Proposed ‘Mercenary Army’ to Battle the Islamic State: ‘You’ve Gone From Out of the Box to Off the Wall’

[Translate] Krauthammer and O’Reilly Clash Over Proposed ‘Mercenary Army’ to Battle the Islamic State: ‘You’ve Gone From Out of the Box to Off the Wall’ Sep. 24, 2014 10:24am Billy Hallowell Conservative commentator Charles Krauthammer clashed with Fox News host … Continue reading

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Armed and lethal, the making of a mercenary mum

[Translate] Armed and lethal, the making of a mercenary mum Hobart Mercury 28 September 2014 from PAGE 63 Officer training was def­initely one of the most challenging times of my life. The days were long and the nights longer. I’d … Continue reading

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Insurance broker for demining, post-conflict security

[Translate] Insurance broker for demining, post-conflict security 21st August 2014 An insurance broker has launched a specialist division to deliver bespoke insurance to those involved in demining and post-conflict security. Part of Bridge Insurance Brokers Limited, Bridge Specialist Risks will … Continue reading

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Family of Security Workers Killed in Iraq Take on Uncle Sam at the 9th Circuit

[Translate] Thursday, September 11, 2014Last Update: 10:21 AM PT   Family of Security Workers Killed in Iraq Take on Uncle Sam at the 9th Circuit By TIM HULL   (CN) – A shadowy federal policy gave hired guns in Iraq … Continue reading

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Kenyan companies seek staff rescue guarantees

[Translate] Kenyan companies seek staff rescue guarantees Business Daily By DAVID HERBLING 25 June 2014 A Hong Kong Stock Exchange-listed logistics company with operations in Nairobi and Mombasa has announced increased enquiries for emergency evacuation services from Kenyan-based multinationals that … Continue reading

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Supreme Court to address circuit splits on wartime tolling and first-to-file bar

[Translate] Supreme Court to address circuit splits on wartime tolling and first-to-file bar Saul Ewing LLP Patrick M. Hromisin and Nicholas J. Nastasi USA August 28 2014 Author page » Author page » In Brief The Supreme Court has agreed … Continue reading

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Private Military Companies And The Ever-Changing Army

[Translate] Private Military Companies And The Ever-Changing Army Immigrants, mercenaries and the new military service By: Sasha Sutton  |@SashaEricaS  on 28th September 2014 @ 6.00pm © TwitterThe rise of the private military – who is fighting our wars? Troops deployed by the … Continue reading

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‘Hell and back’: Aussie mum opens up on her time as a private bodyguard in Baghdad

[Translate] ‘Hell and back’: Aussie mum opens up on her time as a private bodyguard in Baghdad Author and former soldier and bodygyard Neryl Joyce. (Facebook) A new book by former Australian soldier and bodyguard Neryl Joyce will give readers … Continue reading

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