Daily Archives: April 5, 2016

PROXY Capabilities: The History and Future of Russian Private Military Companies

[Translate] PROXY Capabilities: The History and Future of Russian Private Military Companies Posted on April 5, 2016 by strifeadmin This is the second of a series of articles we will be featuring on Strife in the coming week looking at … Continue reading

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U.S. firm to de-mine Iraqi city of Ramadi retaken from Islamic State

[Translate] U.S. firm to de-mine Iraqi city of Ramadi retaken from Islamic State By Stephen Kalin BAGHDAD (Reuters) – A U.S. de-mining company is removing explosives and training Iraqis to dismantle the devices planted by Islamic State in the largest … Continue reading

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CACI Wins $100M Contract to Provide Joint Geospatial Analytic Support Services

[Translate] CACI Wins $100M Contract to Provide Joint Geospatial Analytic Support Services By Lauren Budik on March 31, 2016 News CACI International Inc. announced March 28 that it has been awarded a $180 million contract to provide Joint Geospatial Analytic … Continue reading

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Review: Eric Fair’s ‘Consequence,’ a Memoir by a Former Abu Ghraib Interrogator

[Translate] Review: Eric Fair’s ‘Consequence,’ a Memoir by a Former Abu Ghraib Interrogator Books of The Times By MICHIKO KAKUTANI APRIL 4, 2016 Photo Credit Patricia Wall/The New York Times The infamous photos of torture at Abu Ghraib prison in … Continue reading

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Panama Papers: Greens call for Wilson Security to be stripped of contracts after corruption scandal links exposed

[Translate] Panama Papers: Greens call for Wilson Security to be stripped of contracts after corruption scandal links exposed By political reporter Stephanie Anderson Photo: Sarah Hanson-Young said the security company should be stripped of their contracts for running Manus Island … Continue reading

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Wilson Security implicated as Panama Papers exposes Australian tax haven benefactors

[Translate] Wilson Security implicated as Panama Papers exposes Australian tax haven benefactors Date April 5, 2016 – 12:11AM Kate Aubusson Journalist The company entrusted by the Australian government to guard offshore detention centres, the Defence department and the Tax Office … Continue reading

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Detention contractor under fire

[Translate] Detention contractor under fire AAP April 5, 2016 11:12AM Detention contractor under fire There are calls for Wilson Security to be stripped of detention centre contracts on Nauru and Manus Island after the company was linked to a controversial … Continue reading

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Modern privateers still influential

[Translate] Posted April 2, 2016 – 5:30pm Modern privateers still influential On this day in 1776, the Continental Congress issued a document entitled, “Instructions to Commanders of Private Ships or vessels of War, which shall have Commissions of Letters of Marque … Continue reading

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Fourth Circuit refines Rockwell public disclosure bar analysis

[Translate] Fourth Circuit refines Rockwell public disclosure bar analysis Dentons   USA March 17 2016 In US ex rel. Beauchamp v. ACADEMI Training Center, the US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit recently vacated dismissal of a False Claims … Continue reading

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