Daily Archives: January 5, 2016

Reader’s Note

[Translate] Despite various appeals during December nobody contributed anything to help support this blog, not a cent. I could point out the many thousands of posts I made during 2015, articles nobody else posts. Or I could remind you again … Continue reading

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Longshore and Defense Base Act Developments of 2015

[Translate] Longshore and Defense Base Act Developments of 2015 Written by Jon Robinson, December 29, 2015, Defense Base Act, Longshore It’s time to look back at some of the Longshore and Defense Base Act developments of 2015. Zone of Special … Continue reading

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For-Profit Prison Companies Boost Numbers of Immigrants Detained

[Translate] For-Profit Prison Companies Boost Numbers of Immigrants Detained By Sharita Gruberg On 1/1/16 at 3:14 PM A prison guard walks along a block for condemned inmates. Reuters Opinion For-Profit Prison Immigration This article first appeared on the Center for … Continue reading

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Security staff ‘walk off the job’

[Translate] David Fisher David Fisher is a senior reporter for the NZ Herald. Security staff ‘walk off the job’ Sunday, 03 January 2016 E Kiwi troops training Iraqi soldiers at Taji Military Camp. Photo / Mike Scott By David Fisher … Continue reading

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Irresponsible

[Translate] Monday, January 4, 2016 Irresponsible The company charged with protecting Australia’s ambassador and diplomatic staff in Iraq concealed the mysterious “loss” of 14 Glock pistols from its offices in the suburbs of Baghdad not long before the Iraqi government … Continue reading

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Recruiting Mercenaries for Middle East Fuels Rancor in Colombia

[Translate] Recruiting Mercenaries for Middle East Fuels Rancor in Colombia Matthew Bristow Nafeesa Syeed NafeesaSyeed December 31, 2015 — 12:01 AM EST An army parade in Bogota, Colombia. Photographer: Oscar Sanabria/CON via Getty Images Defense minister says Saudi, U.A.E. won’t … Continue reading

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GVB outsources lifeguard duties in Tumon

[Translate] GVB outsources lifeguard duties in Tumon Gaynor Dumat-ol Daleno, PDN 11:05 p.m. ChST January 4, 2016 (Photo: Frank San Nicolas/Pacific Daily News/fsannicola@guampd) 57 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDIN 1 COMMENTEMAILMORE Drownings in Tumon have prompted the Guam Visitors Bureau to pay for a … Continue reading

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Scotland Yard used ex-police from private firm G4S to help hunt for missing Madeleine McCann

[Translate] Scotland Yard used ex-police from private firm G4S to help hunt for missing Madeleine McCann 22:29, 3 Jan 2016 Updated 07:54, 4 Jan 2016 ByTracey Kandohla Up to 81 former officers were on the Met payroll as part of … Continue reading

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