Daily Archives: October 2, 2014

How I went to join the Foreign Legion

[Translate] How I went to join the Foreign Legion thetimes.co.uk By Kaya Burgess 3 April 2014 Contrary to modern myth, France’s mysterious fighting force does not take murderers, rapists or violent criminals. But, only tough guys need apply Just a … Continue reading

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Time for an American Foreign Legion?

[Translate] Opinion Time for an American Foreign Legion? The Norman Transcript Staff Writer 18 September 2014 “No American boots on the ground” is the ever present outcry from the U.S. populace. Justifiably, the U.S. is tired of wars, tired of … Continue reading

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‘ENGAGED IN GLORY ALONE’: Yanks in French Foreign Legion Were First to Fight

[Translate] ‘ENGAGED IN GLORY ALONE’: Yanks in French Foreign Legion Were First to Fight VFW, Veterans of Foreign Wars Magazine By Gary Ward 1 September 2014, Three years before Doughboys hit the trenches of France, Americans were fighting and dying … Continue reading

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Colbert on O’Reilly’s Iraqi Mercenary Proposal: ‘I’m the Only One Who Likes It!’

[Translate] Colbert on O’Reilly’s Iraqi Mercenary Proposal: ‘I’m the Only One Who Likes It!’ by Tina Nguyen | 11:19 am, October 2nd, 2014 Stephen Colbert was very sad last night after learning that Bill O’Reilly — “my mentor, my north … Continue reading

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Human rights / Mercenaries: UN expert group launches first official visit to Côte d’Ivoire

[Translate] Human rights / Mercenaries: UN expert group launches first official visit to Côte d’Ivoire African Press Organization 2 October 2014 04:34 GENEVA, Switzerland, October 2, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The United Nations Working Group on the use of … Continue reading

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KGB head confirms that mercenary service is crime in Belarus

[Translate] KGB head confirms that mercenary service is crime in Belarus BelaPAN 2 October 2014 Minsk, 2 October. Valery Vakulchyk, head of the Committee for State Security (KGB), confirmed to reporters in Minsk on Thursday that mercenary service was a … Continue reading

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Tej Company Profile – Frontier Services Group Limited

[Translate] Tej Company Profile – Frontier Services Group Limited Taiwan Economic Journal – HongKong Company Profile 30 September 2014, Company Name : Frontier Services Group Limited Address : Rm3902 39F Far East Finance Centre 16 Harcourt Road Admiralty,HK Telephone : … Continue reading

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Ann Hagedorn examines America’s growing dependence on private military companies in ‘The Invisible Soldiers’

[Translate] Cleveland.com Ann Hagedorn examines America’s growing dependence on private military companies in ‘The Invisible Soldiers’ By Alan Cate on October 02, 2014 at 6:34 AM, updated October 02, 2014 at 6:36 AM Simon & Schuster The Invisible Soldiers By … Continue reading

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Asylum seekers move out of hotel

[Translate] Asylum seekers move out of hotel The Bolton News By Elaine O’Flynn 2 October 2014 ASYLUM seekers staying in a Bolton hotel have moved out. Up to 30 people were placed in the Premier Inn by the Macron Stadium … Continue reading

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Guard officials plead guilty in recruiting, bribery scam

[Translate] Guard officials plead guilty in recruiting, bribery scam Tom Vanden Brook, USA TODAY 6:50 p.m. EDT October 1, 2014 (Photo: Pablo Martinez Monsivais, AP) 33 CONNECT 42 TWEETLINKEDIN 3 COMMENTEMAILMORE WASHINGTON — Two retired Army National Guard officials and … Continue reading

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