Daily Archives: January 28, 2016

Bastion International launches online tool linking PMSCS with potential clients

[Translate] Bastion International launches online tool linking PMSCS with potential clients in International Shipping News,Piracy and Security News 12/01/2016 Ship owners and managers now have the chance to choose the most cost-effective private maritime security company (PMSC) to protect their … Continue reading

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State Interests and the Problem of Piracy: Comparing U.S. and UK Approaches to Maritime PMSCs

[Translate] State Interests and the Problem of Piracy: Comparing U.S. and UK Approaches to Maritime PMSCs Renée de Neversa* pages 153-166 Received: 18 Aug 2014 Accepted: 22 Dec 2014 Published online: 19 May 2015 Abstract The U.S. and the UK … Continue reading

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SAFE PASSAGE: PRIVATE SECURITY AND THE DECLINE OF SOMALI PIRACY

[Translate] SAFE PASSAGE: PRIVATE SECURITY AND THE DECLINE OF SOMALI PIRACY Source: Journal of Public & International Affairs . 2015, Issue 1, p77-87. 11p. Author(s): Dantas, Jordan Abstract: Pirate attacks off the coast of Somalia have declined precipitously since 2011. … Continue reading

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Contracting for Stability: The Potential Use of Private Military Contractors as a United Nations Rapid-Reaction Force

[Translate] Contracting for Stability: The Potential Use of Private Military Contractors as a United Nations Rapid-Reaction Force

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PMSCs face changing environment

[Translate] PMSCs face changing environment 12th January 2016 – 9:43 by Neelam Mathews in Delhi National governments along the eastern rim of the Indian Ocean are beginning to regulate the activities of private maritime security contractors (PMSC), as a court … Continue reading

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Nurses Say Whistleblowing Activity At Iraq Base Protected

[Translate] Nurses Say Whistleblowing Activity At Iraq Base Protected Share us on: By Jacob Fischler Law360, Washington (January 8, 2016, 8:24 PM ET) — A pair of nurses fought a bid to toss their retaliation suit alleging a health care … Continue reading

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Trump on Ending the Crony Capitalism of War

[Translate] January 27, 2016 Trump on Ending the Crony Capitalism of War By John Smith Donald Trump’s policy position on the US military has not received much attention during the primary season, but to my knowledge the other candidates’ positions … Continue reading

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Detention centre operator Broadspectrum, formerly Transfield Services, rejects Ferrovial takeover

[Translate] Detention centre operator Broadspectrum, formerly Transfield Services, rejects Ferrovial takeover By business reporter Justine Parker Posted January 21, 2016 15:13:26 Photo: Broadspectrum has lost several large shareholders over its operation of immigration detention centres. (Supplied: Asylum seeker) Map: Australia … Continue reading

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G4S detention centre for migrants cost taxpayer £6m – more than the Ritz – to house 14 families

[Translate] G4S detention centre for migrants cost taxpayer £6m – more than the Ritz – to house 14 families 16:48, 26 Jan 2016 Updated 16:49, 26 Jan 2016 By Luke Barnes The immigration centre in West Sussex costs a staggering … Continue reading

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Labour removes Israel link to G4S boycott

[Translate] EXCLUSIVE: Labour removes Israel link to G4S boycott January 27, 2016 LABOUR’S GOVERNING body is to strike any reference to Israel from the minutes of a controversial debate to boycott G4S, writes Justin Cohen. With only around half of … Continue reading

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