Daily Archives: February 26, 2015

‘Shadow CIA’ Stratfor Claims EU, Russia Will Fall Apart

[Translate] ‘Shadow CIA’ Stratfor Claims EU, Russia Will Fall Apart Sputnik News Service 25 February 2015 14:31 Austin-based think tank Stratfor has released its Decade Forecast 2015-2025, predicting the imminent collapse of Russia and the EU, and the decline of … Continue reading

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US Federal Business Opportunity: Department of State: INL Program Coordinator for Border/POE Security

[Translate] US Federal Business Opportunity: Department of State: INL Program Coordinator for Border/POE Security  Tags:   News: Enterprise IT           Tenders:USA     This was published: 14 Feb 2015 – 03:52 pm      Tweet                  Agency: Department of State Office: Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement … Continue reading

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Avoiding Pitfalls on the Water

[Translate] Avoiding Pitfalls on the Water By Larry DeMarcay, Fowler Rodriguez Valdes-Fauli Thursday, February 19, 2015 When a land-based contractor decides to work on water, risk can arise from unexpected places. It doesn’t have to be that way. In the … Continue reading

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Maritime Security in Africa: Potential for the Private Sector?

[Translate] 24 February 2015 Maritime Security in Africa: Potential for the Private Sector? Dirk Siebels thinks that the private sector should contribute further to Africa’s maritime security. As he sees it, private maritime security companies (PMSCs) can help close short-term … Continue reading

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Appeals court finally sets date for arguments in case of Oregon soldiers vs. KBR

[Translate] Appeals court finally sets date for arguments in case of Oregon soldiers vs. KBR By Mike Francis | The Oregonian/OregonLive on February 26, 2015 at 12:09 PM, updated February 26, 2015 at 12:11 PM After a jury in Portland … Continue reading

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Aussie mercenary killed fighting IS

[Translate] Aussie mercenary killed fighting IS Herald-Sun By Lanai Scarr 27 February 2015 AUSTRALIA’S first fatality in the fight against Islamic State feared he would face 10 years in jail and be treated with the same contempt as the death … Continue reading

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US Christians back emerging private war on Iraq jihadists

[Translate] US Christians back emerging private war on Iraq jihadists By Jonathan Krohn  . View gallery . . . Arbil (Iraq) (AFP) – After fighting with rebels in Libya and embracing the revolt in Syria, Matthew VanDyke has rolled up … Continue reading

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men for hire: Ex-special forces in demand for war on terror

[Translate] men for hire: Ex-special forces in demand for war on terror By Malia Zimmerman Published February 25, 2015 Now PlayingInsider’s look at world of private counter-terror training Never autoplay videos The 21 Afghan soldiers had been kidnapped in the … Continue reading

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South African prisoners sue G4S over torture claims

[Translate] South African prisoners sue G4S over torture claims British law firm acts for inmates alleging they were given electric shocks, forcibly injected with anti-psychotic drugs and held in isolation cells for up to three years Inside a South African … Continue reading

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Serco-run immigration centre turned blind eye to corruption, court told

[Translate] Serco-run immigration centre turned blind eye to corruption, court told Former custody officer at Colnbrook immigration removal centre, in west London, alleged to have been paid £8,000 for tips about lax or ‘cushy’ conditions that resulted in 10 stories … Continue reading

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