Daily Archives: October 4, 2016

From torture to de-radicalisation: towards public accountability of secret policies designed to prevent terrorism

[Translate] From torture to de-radicalisation: towards public accountability of secret policies designed to prevent terrorism Vian Bakir 4 October 2016 To penetrate walls of official secrecy and eddies of highly selective information provision, civil society might use the proposed benchmark … Continue reading

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CIA Psychologists Sue CIA For Documents To Prove Torture Program Wasn’t Their Idea

[Translate] CIA Psychologists Sue CIA For Documents To Prove Torture Program Wasn’t Their Idea The CIA suggested it could instead provide an anonymous witness to answer questions in writing. 08/23/2016 08:08 pm ET | Updated Aug 24, 2016 290 Jessica … Continue reading

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Serco makes ‘significant progress’ on prison guard training

[Translate] Serco makes ‘significant progress’ on prison guard training Paul McBeth Monday October 3, 2016 2 Share Serco chief executive Rupert Soames (Newshub) Serco New Zealand Training, the private training establishment (PTE) set up to train workers at the prison … Continue reading

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Actor Says He Impersonated Russian Mercenary in Syria for Sky News Report

[Translate] Actor Says He Impersonated Russian Mercenary in Syria for Sky News Report By RT Global Research, October 03, 2016 RT 18 August 2016 Region: Europe Theme: Intelligence, Media Disinformation, US NATO War Agenda A Russian actor claims the recent … Continue reading

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Towards a normative explanation: understanding Western state reliance on contractors using Social Contract theory

[Translate] Towards a normative explanation:  understanding Western state reliance on contractors using Social Contract theory

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Pass the SIGAR: cutting through the smoke of lessons learned in simplified contingency contracting operations.(Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction)

[Translate] Pass the SIGAR: cutting through the smoke of lessons learned in simplified contingency contracting operations.(Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction)

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From combat to non-combat action:Private military and security companies and humanitarian assistance operations in Darfur, Sudan

[Translate] From combat to non-combat action:Private military and security companies and humanitarian assistance operations in Darfur, Sudan

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SHIELDS OF WAR: DEFINING MILITARY CONTRACTORS’ LIABILITY FOR TORTURE

[Translate] SHIELDS OF WAR: DEFINING MILITARY CONTRACTORS’ LIABILITY FOR TORTURE

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Transforming war supply: Considerations and rationales behind contractor support to UK overseas military operations in the twenty-first century

[Translate] Transforming war supply:  Considerations and rationales behind contractor support to UK overseas military operations in the twenty-first century

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Searching for Legitimacy

[Translate] Searching for Legitimacy

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