Daily Archives: January 19, 2017

Do No Harm? How Psychologists Have Supported Torture and What to Do About It

[Translate] Chapter Enlarging the Scope of Peace Psychology Part of the series Peace Psychology Book Series pp 269-294 Date: 07 December 2016 Do No Harm? How Psychologists Have Supported Torture and What to Do About It Michael Wessells  , Nora Sveaass , … Continue reading

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Buyer Beware: How Market Structure Affects Contracting and Company Performance in the Private Military Industry

[Translate] Buyer Beware: How Market Structure Affects Contracting and Company Performance in the Private Military Industry Charles W. Mahoney Pages 30-59 | Published online: 23 Nov 2016 Download citation ABSTRACT Private military and security companies are integral components of the … Continue reading

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In Russia may appear private military companies

[Translate] In Russia may appear private military companies In 2017 DOSAAF of Russia celebrates its 90th anniversary. On the eve of the Chairman of society Alexander Kolmakov has summed up the year and told about that, what innovations expect DOSAAF … Continue reading

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Ex-Blackwater Contractors Convicted Of Killing Iraqi Civilians Argue For Freedom

[Translate] Ex-Blackwater Contractors Convicted Of Killing Iraqi Civilians Argue For Freedom Four private security contractors employed by the State Department were found guilty of killing or injuring dozens of Iraqi civilians in 2007. They argue the criminal case should never have … Continue reading

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KBR Asks Judge To Nix Iraq Toxic Burn Pit MDL

[Translate] KBR Asks Judge To Nix Iraq Toxic Burn Pit MDL By Chuck Stanley Law360, Washington (January 17, 2017, 2:35 PM EST) — Defense contractor KBR Inc. on Friday asked a Maryland federal court to toss a multidistrict litigation over … Continue reading

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Adhikari v. Kellogg Brown & Root, 15-20225

[Translate] Adhikari v. Kellogg Brown & Root, 15-20225 (5th Cir. 01/03/2017 January 20, 2017 United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit 15-20225 EDWARD C. PRADO CIRCUIT JUDGE In 2004, an Iraqi insurgent group kidnapped and murdered twelve Nepali men as … Continue reading

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Ex-Blackwater guards argue appeal

[Translate] Ex-Blackwater guards argue appeal Matt Lakin , USA TODAY NETWORK — Tennessee Published 3:09 p.m. ET Jan. 17, 2017 | Updated 4:49 p.m. ET Jan. 17, 2017 (Photo: Manuel Balce Ceneta, AP) 396 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDIN 1 COMMENTEMAILMORE Attorneys for two … Continue reading

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Blackwater founder on solving migrant crisis

[Translate] Blackwater founder on solving migrant crisis Blackwater founder Erik Prince spoke to CNN’s Becky Anderson about his proposal to solve Europe’s migrant crisis and Blackwater’s work in Iraq and Afghanistan. Source: CNN

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CIA documents expose internal agency feud over psychologists leading interrogation program

[Translate] CIA documents expose internal agency feud over psychologists leading interrogation program By Greg Miller January 19 at 7:00 AM The CIA flag is displayed on stage during a 2015 conference on national security in Washington. (Yuri Gripas/Reuters) Newly released … Continue reading

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CORPORATE SECURITY AND CONFLICT OUTCOMES

[Translate] CORPORATE SECURITY AND CONFLICT OUTCOMES

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