Daily Archives: October 13, 2014

Clergy ask gov. to take prison from private company

[Translate] News Clergy ask gov. to take prison from private company The Meridian Star TERRI FERGUSON SMITH By Terri Ferguson Smith tsmith@themeridianstar.com 12 October 2014 In the wake of a lawsuit alleging neglect and abuse of prisoners, a group of … Continue reading

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Privateers and privateering

[Translate]   Privateers and privateering / by Commander E.P. Statham. Main Author: Statham, Edward Phillips. Language(s): English Published: New York : J. Pott, 1910. Subjects: Naval biography. Privateering. Physical Description: xiii, 382 p., 7 leaves of plates : ill. ; … Continue reading

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Letter of resignation from the U.S. Marine Corps, to accept a position with the Central Aircraft Manufacturing Company

[Translate] Letter of resignation from the U.S. Marine Corps, to accept a position with the Central Aircraft Manufacturing Company. This “company” was a cover organization for the American Volunteer Group (“Flying Tigers”) in order to circumvent various laws regarding Americans … Continue reading

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Historical Document of the Day – Mercenaries in Africa

[Translate] Mercenaries in Africa   Mercenaries in Africa : hearing before the Special Subcommittee on Investigations of the Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives, Ninety-fourth Congress, second session, August 9, 1976.

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Investigation Into Missing Iraqi Cash Ended in Lebanon Bunker

[Translate] Investigation Into Missing Iraqi Cash Ended in Lebanon Bunker By JAMES RISENOCT. 12, 2014 Stuart W. Bowen Jr., left, a special inspector general who examined corruption and waste in Iraq. Credit Christoph Bangert for The New York Times WASHINGTON … Continue reading

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Maritime Security Market – Global Market Forecast & Analysis (2014 – 2019)

[Translate] Maritime Security Market – Global Market Forecast & Analysis (2014 – 2019) By Technologies and Systems, by Services, by Categories, and by Region

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Bilateral Security Agreement Could Mean Afghan Tax Relief for U.S. Contractors posted on:

[Translate] Bilateral Security Agreement Could Mean Afghan Tax Relief for U.S. Contractors posted on: Sunday, October 12, 2014 Yesterday the White House announced the signing of a Bilateral Security Agreement (“BSA”) between the United States and the Afghan Government of National Unity, … Continue reading

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The Use of Private Contractors for Security

[Translate] The Opinion Pages | LETTERS The Use of Private Contractors for Security OCT. 12, 2014 To the Editor: Re “A Perilous Dependence on Contractors,” by Ann Hagedorn (Op-Ed, Oct. 3): The remedy is not to try to improve private security contractors, but … Continue reading

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