Daily Archives: June 17, 2016

United Nations Intervention in Civil Conflicts and the Utility of Private Military Security Companies

[Translate] United Nations Intervention in Civil Conflicts and the Utility of Private Military Security Companies

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Commodifying state crime: Accounting and “extraordinary rendition”

[Translate]  Critical Perspectives on Accounting Volume 28, May 2015, Pages 1–12 Commodifying state crime: Accounting and “extraordinary rendition” Michele Chwastiak, , Abstract In 2001, the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) set up an “extraordinary rendition” program in which supposed al Qaeda … Continue reading

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Institutional Failure: USA Today and the Human Terrain System

[Translate] Institutional Failure: USA Today and the Human Terrain System

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PRIVATE MILITARY SECURITY COMPANIES-MISSING LINK IN THE NEW IRAQI SECURITY PARADIGM?

[Translate] PRIVATE MILITARY SECURITY COMPANIES-MISSING LINK IN THE NEW IRAQI SECURITY PARADIGM?

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PRIVATE FORCE AND THE MAKING OF STATES

[Translate] PRIVATE FORCE AND THE MAKING OF STATES

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ʽCry “Havoc!” and let slip the dogs of war’: regulating private military and security companies

[Translate] ʽCry “Havoc!” and let slip the dogs of war’: regulating private military and security companies Anna van Oeveren First Online:    24 May 2016  Abstract The second biggest contingent in Iraq after US forces, contractors have become something of a staple in … Continue reading

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Just War and Non-Combatants in the Private Military Industry

[Translate] Just War and Non-Combatants in the Private Military Industry

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To Leash or Not to Leash the Dogs of War: The Politics of Law and Australia’s Response to Mercenarism and Private Military and Security Companies

[Translate] To Leash or Not to Leash the Dogs of War: The Politics of Law and Australia’s Response to Mercenarism and Private Military and Security Companies

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Carthaginian Mercenaries: Soldiers of Fortune, Allied Conscripts, and Multi-Ethnic Armies in Antiquity

[Translate] Carthaginian Mercenaries: Soldiers of Fortune, Allied Conscripts, and Multi-Ethnic Armies in Antiquity

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