Daily Archives: May 19, 2015

Local dynamics of security in Africa: The Central African Republic and private security

[Translate] Local dynamics of security in Africa: The Central African Republic and private security

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Privatisation and the Character of War

[Translate] Privatisation and the Character of War

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Profiteering and Peacebuilding: A Study of Private Military/Security Companies in the Manu River Union Conflicts

[Translate] Profiteering and Peacebuilding: A Study of Private Military/Security Companies in the Manu River Union Conflicts

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Privatization of security in Colombia: expanding the concept of militarization

[Translate] Privatization of security in Colombia: expanding the concept of militarization

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The Impact of PMSC on the Role of Today’s Military

[Translate] The Impact of PMSC on the Role of Today’s Military

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The OTHER American Sniper

[Translate] News EXCLUSIVE: The OTHER American Sniper – At age seven Nicholas Slatten killed his first deer with a single shot, at 20 he was an Army marksman. Now parents say he’s a Blackwater ‘scapegoat’ with a life sentence for … Continue reading

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Injured in Iraq, Terry Caulder fights for fairness as member of ‘disposable army’

[Translate] Injured in Iraq, Terry Caulder fights for fairness as member of ‘disposable army’ Jeff Hartsell Email Facebook @jeff_fromthepc Apr 26 2015 10:00 pm Terry Caulder, a 44-year-old former North Charleston police officer, was injured while working as a private … Continue reading

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Nauru inquiry frustrated by lack of answers from Transfield

[Translate] 19 May 2015 – 6:11pm Nauru inquiry frustrated by lack of answers from Transfield   Nauru inquiry frustrated by lack of answers from Transfield The company running the Australian asylum seeker processing centre on Nauru has come under sharp … Continue reading

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Security guard’s grieving fiancée begs Gove to halt killer’s return from Iraq

[Translate] News Security guard’s grieving fiancée begs Gove to halt killer’s return from Iraq The Sunday Times By Mark Hookham 17 May 2015 THE fiancée of a security guard who was murdered in Iraq by a British colleague just weeks … Continue reading

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United Russia are hiring private security to patrol Moscow

[Translate] 11:55 18 May 2015 Michael Cogley United Russia are hiring private security to patrol Moscow The mercenaries will patrol one night a week in the early stages of a new program titled ‘Safe Capital’ The Russian government is hiring … Continue reading

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