Daily Archives: January 31, 2017

World Vision rattles aid groups with solo operation for Syrians at Jordan border

[Translate] EXCLUSIVE: World Vision rattles aid groups with solo operation for Syrians at Jordan border By Sara Elizabeth Williams AMMAN, 24 January 2017 Some 70,000 Syrians are stranded in a demilitarised zone on the Jordan-Syria border, with aid severely limited … Continue reading

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Trump’s Hiring Freeze Could Hurt U.S. in Afghanistan, Raise Costs

[Translate] The Magazine Trump’s Hiring Freeze Could Hurt U.S. in Afghanistan, Raise Costs By Paul McLeary January 27, 2017 – 12:23 pm paul.mcleary @paulmcleary The hiring freeze that President Donald Trump slapped on the federal government his first week in … Continue reading

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Security and Donald Trump’s Idea for a Wall on the Mexican Border

[Translate] Security and Donald Trump’s Idea for a Wall on the Mexican Border This directive proves that the president is serious about some of his campaign promises. The required additional required spending would likely benefit several sectors. Vikas Gupta Jan … Continue reading

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Retired Army Dogs Meant for Veterans Given to Company that Tried to Sell Them to Foreign Countries

[Translate] Retired Army Dogs Meant for Veterans Given to Company that Tried to Sell Them to Foreign Countries Handlers searched for dogs as Army gave them to company in violation of official policy Jake Carlberg and Abby / Facebook BY: … Continue reading

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The Rationality of Nonconformity: the United States decision to refuse ratification of Protocol I Additional to the Geneva Conventions of 1949

[Translate] The Rationality of Nonconformity: the United States decision to refuse ratification of Protocol I Additional to the Geneva Conventions of 1949

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The Instant Air Force: The Creation of the CIA’s Air Unit in the Congo, 1962

[Translate] The Instant Air Force: The Creation of the CIA’s Air Unit in the Congo, 1962

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St. Michael’s Wins Potential $150M USSOCOM-Wide Mission Support Contract

[Translate] St. Michael’s Wins Potential $150M USSOCOM-Wide Mission Support Contract Dominique Stump January 31, 2017 Contract Awards, News 17 Views The U.S. Special Operations Command has awarded St. Michael’s a potential five-year, $150 million contract to provide support services across USSOCOM. The … Continue reading

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Shields Of War: Defining Military Contractors’ Liability For Torture

[Translate] Shields Of War: Defining Military Contractors’ Liability For Torture

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HELPING MORE PATRIOTS FOR LESS MONEY: AMENDING THE DEFENSE BASE ACT TO INSURE DEFENSE CONTRACTORS IN WAR ZONES UNDER THE SERVICEMEMBERS’ GROUP LIFE INSURANCE PLAN

[Translate] HELPING MORE PATRIOTS FOR LESS MONEY: AMENDING THE DEFENSE BASE ACT TO INSURE DEFENSE CONTRACTORS IN WAR ZONES UNDER THE SERVICEMEMBERS’ GROUP LIFE INSURANCE PLAN

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Labour substitution and the scope for military outsourcing

[Translate] Labour substitution and the scope for military outsourcing

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