Daily Archives: November 10, 2016

The CIA officially identifies the architects of its post-9/11 torture program

[Translate] The CIA officially identifies the architects of its post-9/11 torture program Jason Leopold, Funmi Akinyode and Ky Henderson, VICE News  CIA Director Brennan participates in session at Intelligence and National Security Summit in WashingtonThomson Reuters For the first time … Continue reading

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Tortured History: Filibustering, Rhetoric, and Walker’s War in Nicaragua

[Translate] Tortured History: Filibustering, Rhetoric, and Walker’s War in Nicaragua

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Civilians in cyberwarfare conscripts

[Translate] Civilians in cyberwarfare conscripts

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Military Privatisation: Changing the Military-Civil Force Mix

[Translate] Military Privatisation: Changing the Military-Civil Force Mix

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ETHICS, EMPLOYEES AND CONTRACTORS: FINANCIAL CONFLICTS OF INTEREST IN AND OUT OF GOVERNMENT

[Translate] ETHICS, EMPLOYEES AND CONTRACTORS: FINANCIAL CONFLICTS OF INTEREST IN AND OUT OF GOVERNMENT

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THE CONTINGENCY CONTRACTING CORPS IN COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS: USING MONEY TO EFFECTIVELY FIGHT INSURGENTS

[Translate] THE CONTINGENCY CONTRACTING CORPS IN COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS: USING MONEY TO EFFECTIVELY FIGHT INSURGENTS

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Gender and the Globalisation of Violence: The Treacherous Terrain of Privatised Peacekeeping

[Translate] Gender and the Globalisation of Violence: The Treacherous Terrain of Privatised Peacekeeping

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The Effectiveness of Self-Regulation by the Private Military and Security Industry

[Translate] The Effectiveness of Self-Regulation by the Private Military and Security Industry

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OPERATION ENDURING FREEDOM

[Translate] OPERATION ENDURING FREEDOM

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Review of Operational Status & Conditions at US-Funded Schools

[Translate] Today, SIGAR released a review of USAID-funded schools in Herat province, Afghanistan. The review was initiated in order to determine the extent to which schools were open and operational, and to assess their current condition. The report notes: — … Continue reading

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