Daily Archives: November 4, 2017

The Russian captives who may link Syria, Ukraine and the Kremlin’s fight against the opposition

[Translate] The Russian captives who may link Syria, Ukraine and the Kremlin’s fight against the opposition By Andrew Roth October 5 MOSCOW — Reports about two Russian fighters captured in Syria suggest that the same proxy forces that fight the Kremlin’s wars abroad in places such … Continue reading

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Russia Bans Its Contract Soldiers From Online Social Networks, Prepares to Accept Foreign Citizens in the Army

[Translate] Russia Bans Its Contract Soldiers From Online Social Networks, Prepares to Accept Foreign Citizens in the Army By: Sergey Sukhankin October 20, 2017 01:45 PMAge: 2 weeks A VKontakte page of a Russian soldier fighting in Syria (Source: Reddit) … Continue reading

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Wagner mercenaries: what we know about Putin’s private army in Donbas

[Translate] Wagner mercenaries: what we know about Putin’s private army in Donbas Russian PMC Wagner mercenaries in Syria. March 2017. Photo: gazeta.ru  2017/10/19 – 02:54 • Analysis & Opinion Article by: Stanislav Iasynskyi Russian mercenaries in Ukraine earned RUB 120,000 … Continue reading

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Scandal-hit security firm G4S receives ‘unprecedented levels’ of complaints after taking over a private ambulance service

[Translate] Scandal-hit security firm G4S receives ‘unprecedented levels’ of complaints after taking over a private ambulance service G4S began to transport some patients to hospitals in Kent for free last summer A scathing report reveals it has investigated 1,700 complaints … Continue reading

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Private security companies are a parasite Britain should have exterminated long ago

[Translate] Jake Ivor Lewis Some peace loving socialist in the Forest of Dean who talks more about politics than he probably should. Oct 16 Private security companies are a parasite Britain should have exterminated long ago Almost every private security company … Continue reading

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The Future Of Privatized Warfare

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Privatizing War: A Moral Theory

[Translate] Privatizing War: A Moral Theory  

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Māori as “Warriors” and “Locals” in the Private Military Industry

[Translate] Wicazo Sa Review Vol. 32, No. 1, Spring 2017 Māori as “Warriors” … Māori as “Warriors” and “Locals” in the Private Military Industry Maria Bargh and Quentin Whanau Published by: University of Minnesota Press Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5749/wicazosareview.32.1.0102 Page Count: … Continue reading

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Veterans as Private Security Contractors

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Army Prepares to Deploy Next Worldwide Warfighter Support Contract

[Translate] Army Prepares to Deploy Next Worldwide Warfighter Support Contract October 31, 2017 (Photo: US Army Contracting Command) The U.S. Army is gearing up to award the fifth version of the warfighter support services Logistics Civil Augmentation Program (LOGCAP) contract. The ten-year, … Continue reading

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