Daily Archives: January 16, 2016

Dogs of war or tomorrow’s peacekeepers?: the role of mercenaries in the future management of conflict

[Translate] Dogs of war or tomorrow’s peacekeepers?: the role of mercenaries in the future management of conflict

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War Markets: The Neoliberal Theory and The United States Military

[Translate] War Markets: The Neoliberal Theory and The United States Military War Markets: The Neoliberal Theory and The United States Military Author InfoArnoni, Kiersten Lynn Permalink: http://rave.ohiolink.edu/etdc/view?acc_num=ouashonors1305558754 Year and Degree 2011, Bachelor of Arts, Ohio University, Political Science. Abstract The … Continue reading

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Oversight of Task Force for Business and Stability Operations Projects in Afghanistan.”

[Translate] Oversight of Task Force for Business and Stability Operations Projects in Afghanistan Subcommittee: SUBCOMMITTEE ON READINESS AND MANAGEMENT SUPPORT Date: Wednesday, January 20, 2016 Add to my Calendar Time: 02:30 PM Location: Room SR-232A, Russell Senate Office Building Agenda … Continue reading

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The U.S. Spent a Half Billion on Mining in Afghanistan With ‘Limited Progress’

[Translate] G.I. Dough The U.S. Spent a Half Billion on Mining in Afghanistan With ‘Limited Progress’ The Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction has labelled yet another project in danger of failing. This time its U.S. plans to develop the … Continue reading

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Last Night’s “I’ll Have Your Back” For Our Diplomats, and OMG! 13 Hours! Benghazi! Now! Boom! Boom! Boom

[Translate] Last Night’s “I’ll Have Your Back” For Our Diplomats, and OMG! 13 Hours! Benghazi! Now! Boom! Boom! Boom! January 15, 2016 By domani spero in Ambassadors, Americans Abroad, Controversies, Diplomatic Attacks, Media, U.S. Missions Tags: 13 Hours, 2012 Benghazi … Continue reading

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Benghazi, Hollywood and the New U.S. Military

[Translate] Benghazi, Hollywood and the New U.S. Military Michael Bay’s movie “13 Hours” about the 2012 attacks on a diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya wastes no time setting up heroes and villains. The CIA station chief, known only as “Bob,” … Continue reading

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How to Go From Grunt to Security Contractor

[Translate] ACADEMI How to Go From Grunt to Security Contractor We Are the Mighty Thursday at 10:30 AM Many veterans can make the transition from military service to private security contracting There are many military specialties that translate into thriving … Continue reading

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DoD: Training, Awareness Critical in Human Trafficking Fight

[Translate] DoD: Training, Awareness Critical in Human Trafficking Fight By Lisa Ferdinando DoD News, Defense Media Activity President Barack Obama proclaimed January as National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. The Joint Staff’s Operational Contract Support Joint Exercise is designed … Continue reading

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