Daily Archives: December 23, 2016

Is the World Ready for Private Military Companies as Peacekeepers?

[Translate] Is the World Ready for Private Military Companies as Peacekeepers? By Tanya Rohatgi on 01/07/2016 Private contractors can provide immediate relief to a conflict-torn region, but run the risk of damaging the very fabric of the international state system … Continue reading

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Han Solo Must Hang

[Translate] Han Solo Must Hang BY: Patrick Nonwhite December 16, 2016 5:00 am His Excellency Darth Vader, Dark Lord of the Sith c/o Imperial Palace, Coruscant, and via hyperwave facsimile. Greetings and Salutations Lord Vader! I write on behalf of … Continue reading

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G4S should be a failed company by now. But the government won’t allow it

[Translate] G4S should be a failed company by now. But the government won’t allow it Despite a litany of failures, most recently losing control of HMP Birmingham, G4S continues to be bailed out by the state and awarded new contracts … Continue reading

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UNICEF in Lebanon ends its contracts with G4S

[Translate] UNICEF in Lebanon ends its contracts with G4S Palestinian BDS National Committee on December 23, 2016 0 Comments “Breaking a shackle of Palestinian prisoners”. The United Nations Children’s Fund in Lebanon ends its contracts with occupation profiteer G4S.  … Continue reading

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Ghost soldiers: the Russians secretly dying for the Kremlin in Syria

[Translate] Thu Nov 3, 2016 | 2:04pm EDT Ghost soldiers: the Russians secretly dying for the Kremlin in Syria A portrait of Russian contractor Maxim Kolganov, who was killed in combat in Syria, is pictured on a grave in his … Continue reading

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U.S. Imposes Sanctions on Russian Restaurateur With Ties to Putin

[Translate] U.S. Imposes Sanctions on Russian Restaurateur With Ties to Putin Yevgeny Prigozhin is accused of possessing links to private military force that fought in Ukraine, Syria ENLARGE The U.S. Treasury Department officially sanctioned Yevgeny Prigozhin, seen in August, for … Continue reading

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Russian Private Military Companies As Licensed Tool of Terror

[Translate] Russian Private Military Companies As Licensed Tool of Terror By alexander | on 11/24/2015 | 6 Comments | Main News | News | Russian Military Assessment InformNapalm international volunteer community presents an interesting review article written by Vyacheslav Gusarov, an information … Continue reading

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Army Exercises $126M Contract Option for DynCorp Aviation Field Maintenance Services

[Translate] Army Exercises $126M Contract Option for DynCorp Aviation Field Maintenance Services Ramona Adams December 23, 2016 Contract Awards, News 140 Views DynCorp International has secured a $125.5 million contract modification from the U.S. Army to provide aviation field maintenance services for the … Continue reading

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ACI Lands $140M Naval Forces Logistics, Training Services Contract; Ken Asbury Comments

[Translate] ACI Lands $140M Naval Forces Logistics, Training Services Contract; Ken Asbury Comments Jay Clemens December 23, 2016 Contract Awards, News 140 Views Ken Asbury CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has received a five-year, $140 million contract to support the U.S. Fleet … Continue reading

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Janus Global Operations completes Kurdistan demining project; nearly 1,250 landmines and other unexploded devices identified and destroyed

[Translate] Janus Global Operations completes Kurdistan demining project; nearly 1,250 landmines and other unexploded devices identified and destroyed News provided by Janus Global Operations Dec 22, 2016, 11:11 ET LENOIR CITY, Tenn., Dec. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Janus Global Operations’ (JGO) … Continue reading

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