Daily Archives: October 26, 2016

Corrections ranks Serco-run prison among NZ’s worst

[Translate] Corrections ranks Serco-run prison among NZ’s worst 7:49 am on 26 October 2016 Phil Pennington Reporter phil.pennington@radionz.co.nz The first report on the performance of the country’s prisons released in more than a year puts the only privately-run jail in … Continue reading

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Contractors sickened by military burn pits left to fend for themselves

[Translate] Contractors sickened by military burn pits left to fend for themselves By Perry Chiaramonte Published October 18, 2016 FoxNews.com February 4, 2013: U.S. Army soldiers watch garbage burn in a burn-pit at Forward Operating Base Azzizulah in the Kandahar … Continue reading

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Changes in military service law opens possibility of short-term contracts

[Translate] Changes in military service law opens possibility of short-term contracts October 10, 2016 Nikolai Litovkin, RBTH Proposed amendment’s to Russia’s law on military service would allow soldiers to sign up for operations to fight terrorists abroad. Russian Defense Ministry … Continue reading

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US has over 15000 troops in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria and around 45,000 military contractors

[Translate] October 01, 2016 US has over 15000 troops in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria and around 45,000 military contractors About 600 American troops will be deployed to Iraq to further enable local security forces as they prepare to retake the … Continue reading

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When Control Becomes Constraint: Organizations and the Transitional Occupation of Iraq

[Translate] When Control Becomes Constraint: Organizations and the Transitional Occupation of Iraq

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European Mercenaries in the Indian Armies 1750 – 1803

[Translate] European Mercenaries in the Indian Armies  1750 – 1803

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Policing Globopolis

[Translate] Policing Globopolis

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Waging War, Building States

[Translate] Waging War, Building States

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ICF Receives DoD Contract for Psychological Health Data Support Services

[Translate] ICF Receives DoD Contract for Psychological Health Data Support Services Posted By: Ramona Adamson: October 26, 2016In: News, Products & Service Print Email Consulting and technology services provider ICF has received a potential five-year, $35 million contract from the … Continue reading

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Abu Ghraib lawsuits against CACI, Titan (now L-3)

[Translate] Abu Ghraib lawsuits against CACI, Titan (now L-3) On 9 June 2004, a group of 256 Iraqis sued CACI International and Titan Corporation (now L-3 Services, part of L-3 Communications) in US federal court.  The plaintiffs, former prisoners, allege … Continue reading

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