Daily Archives: March 23, 2015

I (won’t) follow you”: the misguided, and dangerous, interpretation of constitutional extraterritoriality in United States v. Ali

[Translate] I (won’t) follow you”: the misguided, and dangerous, interpretation of constitutional extraterritoriality in United States v. Ali Isaac D. Chaput Washington University Law Review. 91.5 (July 2014): p1293. Not only is United States citizenship a “high privilege,” it is … Continue reading

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Nigeria: Defeating Boko Haram With Mercenaries

[Translate] Nigeria: Defeating Boko Haram With Mercenaries.. Photo: Monde Kingsley Nfor/IRIN (file photo) opinion By Is’haq Modibbo KawuLET me first start, that like all Nigerian patriots, I feel happy that in a few weeks, the Nigerian Army and allies from … Continue reading

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UKRAINE TO LEGALIZE THE ENGAGEMENT OF FOREIGN SOLDIERS

[Translate] UKRAINE TO LEGALIZE THE ENGAGEMENT OF FOREIGN SOLDIERS WPS: Defense & Security Dmitry Runkevich, Yelena Malai Izvestia (Moscow issue), March 20, 2015, p. 3 23 March 2015 THE SUPREME RADA IS READY TO ALLOW ANYONE TO SERVE IN THE … Continue reading

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The Rogue State – Jonathan, His Mercenaries and Ethnic Militias [opinion]

[Translate] The Rogue State – Jonathan, His Mercenaries and Ethnic Militias [opinion] All Africa By by Adeolu Ademoyo 23 March 2015 03:13 Mar 23, 2015 (Premium Times/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX) — Some seemingly disconnected events show the desperation … Continue reading

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War On Terror – Security Experts Back Use of Mercenaries

[Translate] War On Terror – Security Experts Back Use of Mercenaries All Africa By by Stella Omona 22 March 2015 16:03 Abuja, Mar 22, 2015 (Daily Independent/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX) — Nigerian security experts have thrown their weight … Continue reading

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Adrenaline junkie Kiwi dies in Iraq

[Translate] Adrenaline junkie Kiwi dies in Iraq MARIKA HILL Last updated 09:13, March 22 2015 Chris Skelton/Fairfax NZ Shock loss: Lance and Cyprian Pereira mourn their father Raphael (Raph) Pereira, who died in Iraq. It was to be the end of … Continue reading

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Airmen in privatized housing may have to buy own renters insurance

[Translate] Airmen in privatized housing may have to buy own renters insurance By Jeff Schogol, Staff writer 8:06 p.m. EDT March 11, 2015 (Photo: Air Force) Airmen who sign new leases for privatized housing on base may have to pay … Continue reading

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Manus guard sacked for reportedly assaulting handcuffed asylum seekers

[Translate] Manus guard sacked for reportedly assaulting handcuffed asylum seekers A detention centre guard has been fired by Australian government subcontractor Wilson Security after a series of formal complaints Guards in riot gear enter Delta compound of the Manus Island … Continue reading

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Time for an outsourcing wake-up call

[Translate] Time for an outsourcing wake-up call 20 March 2015 | John Tizard 2 comments Serco’s losses should be a wake-up call for both outsourcers and politicians. We need a review of the impact of and conditions for successful public … Continue reading

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