Monthly Archives: August 2017

Constellis buys Omniplex for investigation, intelligence community footprints

[Translate] Constellis buys Omniplex for investigation, intelligence community footprints By Ross Wilkers Aug 01, 2017 Security services contractor Constellis has agreed to acquire investigative services provider Omniplex World Services Corp. in an effort to combine technology and consulting work and … Continue reading

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Erik Prince’s terrible plan for Afghanistan

[Translate] #War College August 18, 2017 / 9:42 AM / Erik Prince’s terrible plan for Afghanistan Matthew Gault The United State’s war in Afghanistan drags on with no end in sight. Worse, the current administration doesn’t have a clear vision … Continue reading

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Trump would be bonkers to listen to Blackwater founder’s plan to use mercenaries in Afghanistan|

[Translate] opinion — Trudy Rubin Trump would be bonkers to listen to Blackwater founder’s plan to use mercenaries in Afghanistan| Trudy Rubin Updated: August 18, 2017 — 3:23 PM EDT  Chuck Kennedy/TNS Erik Prince, founder of Blackwater, the private security … Continue reading

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Erik Prince’s Plan to Privatize the War in Afghanistan

[Translate] Erik Prince’s Plan to Privatize the War in Afghanistan President Trump is meeting with his aides on Friday at Camp David—and some unorthodox ideas are on the table. A foreign security contractor stands guard in Kabul. Omar Sobhani / … Continue reading

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Wings for hire? Ex-Blackwater CEO Erik Prince reportedly offering private air force for Afghan War

[Translate] Wings for hire? Ex-Blackwater CEO Erik Prince reportedly offering private air force for Afghan War Published time: 3 Aug, 2017 11:38 Edited time: 4 Aug, 2017 12:53 Get short URL FILE PHOTO Members of the US private security company … Continue reading

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The privatization of security and the limits of non-interference

[Translate] Google translation Home Columnists The privatization of security and the limits of non-interference The privatization of security and the limits of non-interference July 20, 2017 Original URL: https://www.sociedademilitar.com.br/wp/2017/07/a-privatizacao-da-seguranca-e-os-limites-da-nao-interferencia.html The privatization of security and the limits of non-interference   Paulo … Continue reading

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U.S. Taxpayers May Pay CIA Torture Doctors Legal Bills

[Translate] Stress Position U.S. Taxpayers May Pay CIA Torture Doctors Legal Bills A historic settlement was reached on Thursday. But buried in the fine print is a twist. Spencer Ackerman 08.18.17 1:00 AM ET The contractor psychologists who designed the … Continue reading

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CIA Torture Architects Settle With Victims to Avoid Trial

[Translate] August 17, 2017 CIA Torture Architects Settle With Victims to Avoid Trial Psychologists James Mitchell and Bruce Jessen, the architects of the CIA’s torture program, have reached a historic settlement in the case of three victims. John Kiriakou, the … Continue reading

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U.S. to help Iraq find unexploded bombs

[Translate] U.S. to help Iraq find unexploded bombs By LOLITA C. BALDOR The Associated Press Posted: August 19, 2017 at 3:42 a.m. Updated: August 19, 2017 at 3:42 a.m. Credit: AP/FELIPE DANA An Iraqi police officer in March stands next … Continue reading

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CIA torture: lawsuit settled against psychologists who designed techniques

[Translate] CIA torture: lawsuit settled against psychologists who designed techniques Terms of settlement undisclosed in case brought by Suleiman Abdullah Salim and Mohamed Ben Soud, who were held in a secret facility in Afghanistan The statement records that Suleiman Abdullah … Continue reading

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