Daily Archives: April 9, 2015

Simon Mann : I’ve learnt my lesson. Now, any coups going?

[Translate] Features Simon Mann : I’ve learnt my lesson. Now, any coups going? sundaytimes.co.uk By Rosie Kinchen 12 April 2014 20:01 The one-time dog of war is rebuilding his life after five years in foul prisons, but he can’t resist … Continue reading

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Soft-Law Guidelines for Maritime Security Compliance

[Translate] [Exclusive] Soft-Law Guidelines for Maritime Security Compliance   By MarEx 2015-02-15 17:54:13 By Simon O. Williams, BA, LLM Despite global regulation grounded in the international Law of the Sea (specifically, UNCLOS) and a myriad of coastal, port and flag … Continue reading

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The Blackwater Trial: Part 2 – Two Legal Issues

[Translate] The Blackwater Trial: Part 2 – Two Legal Issues FARS News Agency 28 October 2014 In the first part of this summary, we introduced the individuals in Blackwater’s Raven 23 team and set out their contrasting arguments about what … Continue reading

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Outsourcing war and security: problems and solutions

[Translate] Outsourcing war and security: problems and solutions The Conversation Laura A Dickinson, Oswald Symister Colclough Research Professor of Law, George Washington University Future of War Fellow, New America Foundation International Security Program at George Washington University 12 January 2015 … Continue reading

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Lynch pushes for Benghazi victim benefits

[Translate] Lynch pushes for Benghazi victim benefits Boston Herald 20 November 2014 U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch joined Boston Herald Radio’s “Morning Meeting” show yesterday to push for insurance benefits for the family of Benghazi victim and Winchester native Glen Doherty. … Continue reading

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Ex-Blackwater reaps from Phoenix Aviation takeover

[Translate] Ex-Blackwater reaps from Phoenix Aviation takeover Business Daily By JOHN GACHIRI 8 April 2015, Phoenix Aviation accounted for a fifth of Frontier Services Group (FSG) revenues in five months of 2014. FSG, a logistics firm based in Nairobi and … Continue reading

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Non-State Military Actors: The Case of the 2011 Libyan Conflict

[Translate] Non-State Military Actors: The Case of the 2011 Libyan Conflict Subjects: Political science, Political science (General), Political science, Political science (General) Authors: Radana Makariusová, Zdeněk Ludvík Date of publication: 2012 December Published in: Central European Journal of International and … Continue reading

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COMPARISON OF THE USE OF PRIVATE MILITARY COMPANIES’ SERVICES BY THE ADMINISTRATIONS OF GEORGE W. BUSH AND BARACK OBAMA

[Translate] COMPARISON OF THE USE OF PRIVATE MILITARY COMPANIES’ SERVICES BY THE ADMINISTRATIONS OF GEORGE W. BUSH AND BARACK OBAMA Subjects: Military Science, Military Science, Technology and Engineering, Military Science, Military Science, Technology and Engineering, Military Science, Military Science, Military … Continue reading

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War for Profit, Peace at Profit – The African Nexus in Wealth Creation

[Translate] War for Profit, Peace at Profit – The African Nexus in Wealth Creation Subjects: Military Science, Military Science, Technology and Engineering, Military Science, Military Science, Technology and Engineering, Military Science, Military Science, Military Science Authors: Andrei Pritvorov, Ian Liebenberg … Continue reading

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MPRI Activities and Its Impact on the Security of the Russian Federation in the Southern Region

[Translate] MPRI Activities and Its Impact on the Security of the Russian Federation in the Southern Region Subjects: General Works, Multidisciplinary, General Works, General Works, Multidisciplinary, General Works, General Works, General Works, General Works Authors: David S. Fedotov Publisher: European … Continue reading

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