Daily Archives: August 5, 2015

Privateers in Australia’s Conflict and Disaster Zones

[Translate] WWW.ACMC.GOV.AU Civil-Military Occasional Papers Privateers in Australia’s Conflict and Disaster Zones 1/2015 James Brown, ACMC Consultant

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Post-9/11 Torture at CIA “Black Sites” — Physicians and Lawyers Working Together

[Translate] Perspective Post-9/11 Torture at CIA “Black Sites” — Physicians and Lawyers Working Together George J. Annas, J.D., M.P.H., and Sondra S. Crosby, M.D. N Engl J Med 2015; 372:2279-2281June 11, 2015DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp1503428 Article References In December 2014, the U.S. … Continue reading

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Are the American Psychological Association’s Detainee Interrogation Policies Ethical and Effective? Key Claims, Documents, and Results

[Translate] Are the American Psychological Association’s Detainee Interrogation Policies Ethical and Effective? Key Claims, Documents, and Results Kenneth S. Pope © 2011 Hogrefe Publishing Abstract After 9–11, the United States began interrogating detainees at settings such as Abu Ghraib, Bagram, … Continue reading

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The Decision to Stop Using Security Guards

[Translate] The Decision to Stop Using Security Guards By Wendy Laursen 2015-06-24 18:22:39 It’s a subject that ship managers are reticent to talk about, but many are now thinking about when they will stop using security guards on their ships … Continue reading

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BIMCO Contributes to Piracy Status Report

[Translate] BIMCO Contributes to Piracy Status Report Posted by Eric Haun Thursday, June 11, 2015 Photo: Oceans Beyond Piracy The Baltic and International Maritime Council (BIMCO) informs it has continued its support for the Oceans Beyond Piracy (OBP) “The State … Continue reading

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Questions over Serco’s “independent” monitors and it’s Contract with the Crown

[Translate] EXCLUSIVE: Questions over Serco‘s “independent” monitors and it’s Contract with the Crown TheDailyBlog.co.nz By Frank Macskasy]]> 29 July 2015, There are six questions that beg to be answered by the various inquiries currently under way;. https://fmacskasy.files.wordpress.com/2015/07/serco-logo-d.png. Questions have arisen … Continue reading

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Nairobi logistics firm looks South in growth drive

[Translate] Nairobi logistics firm looks South in growth drive Business Daily By JOHN GACHIRI 2 August 2015, Nairobi-based logistics company Frontier Services Ltd (FSL) is targeting southern Africa as it continues with its African expansion binge. The Hong Kong Stock … Continue reading

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SOS Security LLC Acquires Exclusive Protection, Inc.

[Translate] SOS Security LLC Acquires Exclusive Protection, Inc. Business Wire 3 August 2015 16:00 PARSIPPANY, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–August 03, 2015– SOS Security LLC (“SOS“), one of the largest security companies in the U.S., is pleased to announce the recent acquisition of … Continue reading

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From Wild Drinking, Drugs Scandal to Cyber Security Savior?

[Translate] From Wild Drinking, Drugs Scandal to Cyber Security Savior? BY ABC News Radio | August 1, 2015 Win McNamee/Getty Images (NEW YORK) — A U.S. government contractor, several of whose employees were caught on video drunk and drugged on … Continue reading

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DynCorp International Inc.’s Parent Reports Results for Second Quarter 2015

[Translate] DynCorp International Inc.’s Parent Reports Results for Second Quarter 2015 Business Wire 3 August 2015 12:00 — Revenue $490.2 million — Adjusted EBITDA of $26.2 million — Net loss attributable to Delta Tucker Holdings, Inc. of $90.1 million — … Continue reading

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