Daily Archives: August 26, 2016

Investigation Into Private Prisons Reveals Crowding, Under-Staffing And Inmate Deaths

[Translate] Investigation Into Private Prisons Reveals Crowding, Under-Staffing And Inmate Deaths By editor DAVE DAVIES, HOST: This is FRESH AIR. I’m Dave Davies, in for Terry Gross, who’s off this week. Last week, the Justice Department announced it would start … Continue reading

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Price of war: Putin spent USD 150 mln on mercenaries in Syria

[Translate] Price of war: Putin spent USD 150 mln on mercenaries in Syria Russian mercenaries in Syria (Photo by inshe.tv) Putin fights in Syria using mercenaries, who previously fought against Ukrainian army in Donbas Kremlin spent from 5.1 billion to … Continue reading

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