Daily Archives: February 9, 2016

Serco seeks detention contracts

[Translate] Serco seeks detention contracts Bridget Carter & Gretchen Friemann Global outsourcing business Serco is tipped to go head to head with Broadspectrum in the contest for the five-year contract to run the country’s offshore processing camps, which is expected … Continue reading

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Manus Island and Nauru detention centre operator contract extended

[Translate] Manus Island and Nauru detention centre operator contract extended Broadspectrum, formerly Transfield, reports 12-month extension to stock market as immigration department increases scope of next five-year deal The Australian-run asylum seeker detention centre on Los Negros Island, Manus province, … Continue reading

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Constellis Awarded $975 Million Department of Defense (DoD) Counter Narcotics and Global Threats (CN & GT) Contract

[Translate] Constellis Awarded $975 Million Department of Defense (DoD) Counter Narcotics and Global Threats (CN & GT) Contract February 08, 2016 13:50 ET | Source: Constellis Group RESTON, Va., Feb. 8, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Constellis, a leading provider of … Continue reading

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Cyprus: Guidance Under Anti-Piracy Law

[Translate] Cyprus: Guidance Under Anti-Piracy Law 09/02/2016     The Protection of Cyprus Ships Against Acts of Piracy and Other Unlawful Acts Law 2012 regulates the use of private security contractors on board Cyprus ships.1 It requires contractors providing services … Continue reading

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Why there’s a case for bringing private armies in from the cold

[Translate] Why there’s a case for bringing private armies in from the cold February 4, 2016 11.02am EST Author Katerina Galai International Law & Security PhD Candidate, University of Sussex The aftermath of a Libyan militia’s clash with Islamic State. … Continue reading

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Revealed: How mercenaries are making millions from the misery in war zones around the world

[Translate] Revealed: How mercenaries are making millions from the misery in war zones around the world 12:29, 7 Feb 2016 Updated 12:29, 7 Feb 2016 By Billy Briggs CHARITY War on Want have condemned private security firms in Britain and … Continue reading

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Florida-Based Centerra Services International Inc. Agrees to Pay $7.4 Million to Settle False Claims Act Allegations Related to Wartime Contract

[Translate] Justice News Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, February 1, 2016 Florida-Based Centerra Services International Inc. Agrees to Pay $7.4 Million to Settle False Claims Act Allegations Related to Wartime Contract Centerra Services International … Continue reading

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