Daily Archives: September 9, 2016

La privatización de la guerra como parte de la política exterior de Estados Unidos después del 9/11 y sus consecuencias para el Derecho Internacional Humanitario

[Translate] La privatización de la guerra como parte de la política exterior de Estados Unidos después del 9/11 y sus consecuencias para el Derecho Internacional Humanitario

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Cockerham v. Willis, Dist. Court, WD Texas 2016

[Translate] JOHN LEE COCKERHAM, JR., Reg. No. 97305-180, Petitioner, v. J.S. WILLIS, Warden, Respondent. No. EP-15-CV-382-PRM.United States District Court, W.D. Texas, El Paso Division.January 27, 2016. MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER PHILIP R. MARTINEZ, District Judge. On this day, the Court … Continue reading

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High-seas piracy hits a two-decade low

[Translate] Daily chart High-seas piracy hits a two-decade low Sep 2nd 2016, 16:34 by THE DATA TEAM

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Ex-DynCorp Worker Asks 5th Circ. To Rethink Venue Rejection

[Translate] Ex-DynCorp Worker Asks 5th Circ. To Rethink Venue Rejection By Michael Macagnone Law360, Washington (August 10, 2016, 5:25 PM ET) — A former DynCorp employee urged the full Fifth Circuit to reconsider a panel’s decision to reject class action … Continue reading

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DoD Taps DynCorp to Support US Govt, Contractor Personnel in Egypt Posted By: Ramona Adams

[Translate] DoD Taps DynCorp to Support US Govt, Contractor Personnel in Egypt Posted By: Ramona Adamson: September 02, 2016In: Industry News, News Print Email DynCorp International has won a potential three-year, $22.5 million contract from the Defense Department to support U.S. contractor, … Continue reading

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Nauru files show Wilson Security staff regularly downgraded reports of abuse

[Translate] Nauru files show Wilson Security staff regularly downgraded reports of abuse Leaked documents show security contractor breached guidelines on how seriously to rate incidents of violence and self-harm • Guard ‘grabbed boy by throat and banged head against ground … Continue reading

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G4S Admits It Guards Dakota Pipeline as Protesters Get Attacked

[Translate] G4S Admits It Guards Dakota Pipeline as Protesters Get Attacked Federal agents guarding against protesters | Photo: Standing Rock Dakota Access Pipeline Opposition Published 6 September 2016 G4S is one among several private security companies protecting the pipeline construction, … Continue reading

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Families face a long wait and uncertainty in repatriating American militiamen killed in Syria

[Translate] Families face a long wait and uncertainty in repatriating American militiamen killed in Syria By Dan Lamothe September 8 William Savage died Aug. 10 in northern Syria while fighting with a Kurdish militia backed by the United States. (Photo … Continue reading

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5 Corporations Now Dominate Our Privatized Intelligence Industry

[Translate] 5 Corporations Now Dominate Our Privatized Intelligence Industry This unaccountable oligarchy of spies controls the information that guides our military and civilian leaders. By Tim Shorrock Yesterday 3:25 pm Director of National Intelligence James Clapper at a Senate Intelligence … Continue reading

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