Daily Archives: March 10, 2016

ICoCA Releases Draft Statement Recognizing Private Maritime Security Companies Standard

[Translate] 18 FEB 2016 ICoCA Releases Draft Statement Recognizing Private Maritime Security Companies Standard tag : Certification, ICoC, ICoCA, ISO 18788, ISO 28007-1, private maritime security, private security standards, UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights by : Rebecca … Continue reading

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Congress Needs to Pass CEJA

[Translate] Congress Needs to Pass CEJA tag : Civilian extraterritorial jurisdiction Act, corporate accountability, private security companies by : Rebecca DeWinter-Schmitt Recent news reports announced that the four Blackwater guards found guilty in the September 2007 Nisour Square shooting incident … Continue reading

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Rising Enemy Within: Private Police Fits New World Order Script

[Translate] Rising Enemy Within: Private Police Fits New World Order Script February 28, 2016 | By Bernie Suarez | Civil Rights, New World Order, Sleuth Journal, Tyranny & Police State, US News First I want to say that many corporate … Continue reading

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Ethics of Drones and Civilian Contractors

[Translate] Ethics of Drones and Civilian Contractors Speaker: Andrew Exum, former advisor to General Stanley McChrystal. Guiding Question: Civilian contractors and drones are both present in United States military activities today. What are the ethics of employing these two actors rather … Continue reading

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Private army protects the world’s largest rhino farm in South Africa

[Translate] A dehorned rhino stands with her baby at a rhino orphanage in the Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Game Reserve in South Africa’s KwaZulu Natal province on Feb. 15. | AP Private army protects the world’s largest rhino farm in South Africa AFP-JIJI … Continue reading

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So You Want to Privatize the TSA?

[Translate] March 8, 2016 So You Want to Privatize the TSA? By Mark A. Hewitt Anyone who has passed through an airport recently has experienced the vicissitudes of the post-September 11 Transportation Security Administration (TSA).  Destructive articles highlighting children being … Continue reading

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Private security companies in Erbil to face new rules

[Translate] Private security companies in Erbil to face new rules By Rudaw23/2/2016- ERBIL, Kurdistan Region—The Kurdish government has introduced new rules and regulations for private security companies operating in the region, said an official from the Interior Ministry, with restrictions … Continue reading

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New burn pits book not sold in Army and Air Force stores

[Translate] New burn pits book not sold in Army and Air Force stores By Heath Druzin Stars and Stripes Published: March 4, 2016 Despite concerns, military continues use of burn pits in Iraq The U.S. military still relies on burn … Continue reading

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CSRA’s chief executive has a ‘contrarian view’ of emergency war funding

[Translate] CSRA’s chief executive has a ‘contrarian view’ of emergency war funding Feb 11, 2016, 2:56pm EST Updated Feb 11, 2016, 3:06pm EST When Lawrence Prior was asked on an earnings call about the expected sales pressures from a continued … Continue reading

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Seaman Guard Ohio crew lose latest court appeal

[Translate] Seaman Guard Ohio crew lose latest court appeal March 1st, 2016 Sam Chambers Asia, Operations, Piracy 0 comments The Madras High Court yesterday ruled not to suspend the five-year hard labour jail term awarded to 35 crewmembers of the … Continue reading

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