Daily Archives: December 29, 2014

Is Investing in Private Security Better than Investing in National Security?

[Translate] Accessible at: http://www.e-ir.info/2014/12/22/is-investing-in-private-security-better-than-investing-in-national-security/ Is Investing in Private Security Better than Investing in National Security? JACK BUCKLEY, DEC 22 2014 THIS CONTENT WAS WRITTEN BY A STUDENT AND ASSESSED AS PART OF A UNIVERSITY DEGREE. E-IR PUBLISHES STUDENT ESSAYS & … Continue reading

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Introduction: The Use of Private Military and Security Companies by the United Nations

[Translate] Introduction: The Use of Private Military and Security Companies by the United Nations. Authors: Karska, Elżbieta1 esocha@poczta.onet.pl Karski, Karol2 kkarski@poczta.onet.pl Source: International Community Law Review. 2014, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p399-404. 6p. Subject Terms: *PRIVATE military companies * PRIVATE … Continue reading

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Private Military and Security Companies in UN Missions

[Translate] Private Military and Security Companies in UN Missions Authors: Malamud, Marina Source: Peace Review. Oct-Dec2014, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p571-577. 7p. Subject Terms: *PRIVATE military companies *POSTWAR reconstruction *PEACEKEEPING forces Abstract: The article reports on the grounds and paradoxes … Continue reading

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Could private armies fight the next major conflict?

[Translate] Could private armies fight the next major conflict? By Larry Getlen December 28, 2014 | 6:00am Members of a private security company pose on the rooftop of a house in Baghdad in 2007. Photo: Getty Images In 2004, Sean McFate … Continue reading

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