Daily Archives: May 11, 2016

Israel’s privatisation of a ‘shoot-to-kill policy’ against Palestinians

[Translate] Israel’s privatisation of a ‘shoot-to-kill policy’ against Palestinians #Occupation Private security guards shot dead two Palestinians at Qalandiya crossing. But due to their contractor status, no one has been held accountable Israeli troops patrol the separation wall at Qalandiya, … Continue reading

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ISAF Inc.? Private Military and Security Companies and the Afghan Surge

[Translate] ISAF Inc.? Private Military and Security Companies and the Afghan Surge

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New Humanitarians? Private Military and Security Companies

[Translate] New Humanitarians? Private Military and Security Companies

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Private Military Contractors, Peacekeepers, and the Sexual Exploitation of Women in Conflict Zones

[Translate] Private Military Contractors, Peacekeepers, and the Sexual Exploitation of Women in Conflict Zones

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The Challenge of Moral Hazard: Private Military and Security Companies and their Principals

[Translate] Sadat Hadjer, Tahmina. “The Challenge of Moral Hazard: Private Military and Security Companies and their Principals” Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Studies Association Annual Conference “Global Governance: Political Authority in Transition”, Le Centre Sheraton Montreal Hotel, … Continue reading

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Civil-Private Military Relations: The Impacts of Military Outsourcing on State Capacity and the Control of Force

[Translate] Civil-Private Military Relations: The Impacts of Military Outsourcing on State Capacity and the Control of Force

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Private Military and Security Companies in War and Peace

[Translate] Annual International Studies Association (ISA) convention FC77: Friday 1:45 PM – 3:30 PM Private Military and Security Companies in War and Peace Chair Deborah Avant (University of Denver) Disc. Andrea Schneiker (University of Siegen) Panel New Producers of Military … Continue reading

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Review of “The Markets for Force: Privatization of Security Across World Regions”

[Translate] Review of “The Markets for Force: Privatization of Security Across World Regions”

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Should War Crimes Investigations be Privatized?

[Translate] Should War Crimes Investigations be Privatized? 03.05.16 Stéphanie Maupas, correspondent in The Hague Bombed school in Taftanaz, Syria IHH/DR International Criminal Court (ICC) investigations have often failed owing to poor strategy and lack of State cooperation. This has provoked … Continue reading

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Let the Lion guard the Sheep? The Role of Private Military and Security Industry in African Security

[Translate] Let the Lion guard the Sheep? The Role of Private Military and Security Industry in African Security Start: 03/05/2016, 9:00 End: 03/05/2016, 12:00 Contact:Prof Thomas Mandrup – +4539151515; Cell: +4522748390 Location: Centre of African Studies, University of Copenhagen,Købmagergade 46, … Continue reading

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