Daily Archives: June 24, 2016

Dozens of bomb-sniffing dogs killed in Kuwait

[Translate] World June 23, 2016 4:26 PM Dozens of bomb-sniffing dogs killed in Kuwait A photo shows dead dogs piled on top of one another in a cramped hallway The Kuwait Animal Rescue Unit says an American company killed at … Continue reading

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Nepali survivors of Kabul blast demand job opportunities

[Translate] Nepali survivors of Kabul blast demand job opportunities IANS  Jun 24, 2016 18:58 IST Kathmandu: After a blast in Kabul that left 12 Nepalis and two Indian security guards dead and Nepal announced it would bring back migrants wanting … Continue reading

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The True Cost

[Translate] The True Cost Why the Private Prison Industry is About so Much More Than Prisons David Dayen Nowhere has the outsourcing of public functions to private companies been more systematic than in the criminal justice system. It’s so pervasive … Continue reading

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Janus Global Operations achieves ISO 18788:2015 certification, an international standard for security contractors and organizations

[Translate] Janus Global Operations achieves ISO 18788:2015 certification, an international standard for security contractors and organizations Jun 23, 2016, 08:00 ET from Janus Global Operations DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, June 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Janus Global Operations (JGO), an international stability … Continue reading

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Mercenary Logic: 12 Dead in Kabul

[Translate] June 24, 2016 Mercenary Logic: 12 Dead in Kabul by Paul Bentley The blowback for Canada’s participation in the Western Wars of Imperialist Aggression hit dangerously close to home this week when a group of 12 Nepali migrants guarding … Continue reading

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Silver linings

[Translate] Security businesses in Europe Silver linings Migration, terrorism and austerity help contractors to prosper Jun 25th 2016 | PARIS | From the print edition A leg up for security firms REFUGEES arriving on Aegean islands are whisked to “hotspots”—registration … Continue reading

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Reliance on private contractors is changing the human cost of war

[Translate] Police and fire fighters are seen at the site of a blast in Kabul June 20, 2016. (STAFF/REUTERS) Reliance on private contractors is changing the human cost of war NOAH COBURN Contributed to The Globe and Mail Published Thursday, … Continue reading

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KGB Investigates 138 Suspected Belarusian Mercenaries

[Translate] Friday, June 24, 2016 Belarus KGB Investigates 138 Suspected Belarusian Mercenaries June 23, 2016 The chairman of Belarus’s KGB says investigations have been launched into the activities of 138 Belarusian citizens who are thought to have been combatants in … Continue reading

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Outsourcing Operational Effectiveness: A Case Study of the Royal Canadian Air Force

[Translate] Outsourcing Operational Effectiveness: A Case Study of the Royal Canadian Air Force

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Gunslingers on the high seas: a call for regulation.

[Translate] Gunslingers on the high seas: a call for regulation

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