Monthly Archives: June 2016

ured by Jobs in Afghanistan, Nepalis Face Risks and Death

[Translate] Asia Pacific Lured by Jobs in Afghanistan, Nepalis Face Risks and Death By KAREEM FAHIM and BHADRA SHARMA  JUNE 28, 2016 Photo Mourning as the bodies of 13 security guards arrived at the airport in Kathmandu, Nepal. The guards, … Continue reading

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Fat Leonard and the Need for Whistleblower Protection

[Translate] Fat Leonard and the Need for Whistleblower Protection By: Dan Grazier & Elizabeth “Liz” Hempowicz | June 28, 2016 AddThis Sharing Buttons Share to Facebook109Share to TwitterShare to PinterestShare to LinkedIn2More AddThis Share options7 “Our behavior, as an organization and as … Continue reading

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Gurkha PMC’s banned from working in Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya and Syria

[Translate] Gurkha PMC’s banned from working in Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya and Syria Post Date: June 28, 2016 | Category: The Danger Zone Days after losing more than a dozen security contractors to a suicide attack in Kabul, Nepal has banned … Continue reading

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Nigeria’s Private Army–A Perception Study of PMSC’s in the War Against Boko Haram

[Translate] Nigeria’s Private Army–A Perception Study of PMSC’s in the War Against Boko Haram

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Authorized Private Maritime Security Companies (PMSC) transiting High Risk Areas

[Translate]   Authorized Private Maritime Security Companies (PMSC) transiting High Risk Areas  

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Raven 23

[Translate] Raven 23 Posted on June 8, 2016 by Baba Tim By Eric Parker On September 16th, 2007 I was an up-gunner in a turret apart of Raven 22 a Department of State, Tactical Support Team that was responding to … Continue reading

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Scapegoats of the Empire; Part 1

[Translate] Scapegoats of the Empire; Part 1 Posted on June 5, 2016 by Baba Tim Editors note: This is first part of a 2 part series that concerns a legal precedent that we believe to be a disaster for future … Continue reading

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Contractor Personnel Performing in the United States Africa Command Area of Responsibility

[Translate] 252.225-7980 Contractor Personnel Performing in the United States Africa Command Area of Responsibility. (DEVIATION 2016-O00008) Use this clause, in lieu of the clause at DFARS 252.225-7040, Contractor Personnel Supporting U.S. Armed Forces Deployed Outside the United States, in all … Continue reading

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Confessions of a Mercenary

[Translate] Confessions of a Mercenary By  Charles Thorp Credit: Tom Weber / Getty Images “I never was one of those kids who dreamed of being a soldier,” says Sean McFate, a decorated soldier, mercenary, and now author of Shadow War, … Continue reading

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‘He Was a Crook, But He Was Our Crook’

[Translate] ‘He Was a Crook, But He Was Our Crook’ Christopher P. Cavas, Defense News 5:04 p.m. EDT June 27, 2016 How Fat Leonard hurt – and helped – the US Navy (Photo: MC3 Kenneth Abbate/US Navy) 651 CONNECTTWEET 316 … Continue reading

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