Daily Archives: November 17, 2016

Prospective Assessment of Chronic Multisymptom Illness Reporting Possibly Associated with Open-Air Burn Pit Smoke Exposure in Iraq

[Translate] Prospective Assessment of Chronic Multisymptom Illness Reporting Possibly Associated with Open-Air Burn Pit Smoke Exposure in Iraq

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The Effects of Exposure to Documented Open-Air Burn Pits on Respiratory Health Among Deployers of the Millennium Cohort Study

[Translate] The Effects of Exposure to Documented Open-Air Burn Pits on Respiratory Health Among Deployers of the Millennium Cohort Study

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Newly reported lupus and rheumatoid arthritis in relation to deployment within proximity to a documented open-air burn pit in Iraq

[Translate] Newly reported lupus and rheumatoid arthritis in relation to deployment within proximity to a documented open-air burn pit in Iraq

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Privatized Military Firms’ Impunity in Cases of Torture

[Translate] Privatized Military FiPrivatized Military Firms’ Impunity in Cases of Torturems’ Impunity in Cases of Torture

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Contemporary military contracting and the future: Teeth, tails, and concerns

[Translate] Contemporary military contracting and the future: Teeth, tails, and concerns

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Non-State Actors in the Russo-Ukrainian War

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Exploring PSC–military relations: Swedish officers and the private security sector in peace operations

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Protecting Merchant Ships from Maritime Piracy by Privately Contracted Armed Security Personnel

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Review of $85 Million OPIC Project Finds Serious Deficiencies in Oversight & Management

[Translate] Today, SIGAR released a letter to the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) highlighting serious deficiencies in the management and oversight of $85 million in OPIC loans made for the construction of a major hotel and apartment building near U.S. … Continue reading

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Conceptualising the Dichotomy between Private Military Contractors and Soldiers amid ‘society’

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