Daily Archives: November 15, 2017

Cashing in on Convicts: Privatization, Punishment, and the People

[Translate]   Cashing in on Convicts: Privatization, Punishment, and the People Utah Law Review, Forthcoming 56 PagesPosted: 20 Jun 2017 Laura I. Appleman Willamette University College of Law Date Written: February 28, 2017 Abstract For-profit prisons, jails, and alternative corrections … Continue reading

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Special Operations Contracting: 21st Century Approaches for Service and Technology Acquisition

[Translate] Special Operations Contracting: 21st Century Approaches for Service and Technology Acquisition

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Ukraine Recalls Serbian Ambassador Over Mercenaries

[Translate] Ukraine Recalls Serbian Ambassador Over Mercenaries November 10, 2017, Written by L Todd Wood Alleges 300 Serbs Fighting Against Kyiv Forces Image by Міністерство оборони України Ukraine has recalled its ambassador to Belgrade, Serbia to protest Serbian mercenaries allegedly … Continue reading

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Belgrade considering 45 cases against Serbian mercenaries fighting in Ukraine, Syria

[Translate] Belgrade considering 45 cases against Serbian mercenaries fighting in Ukraine, Syria By Interfax-Ukraine. Published Nov. 13 at 11:01 am Russia-backed separatist soldiers stand next to a vehicle as they close off a road in Donetsk on April 23, 2015. … Continue reading

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Growing number of German & intl fighters join Ukrainian neo-Nazi Azov Battalion – report

[Translate] Growing number of German & intl fighters join Ukrainian neo-Nazi Azov Battalion – report Published time: 12 Nov, 2017 13:42 Edited time: 12 Nov, 2017 13:44 Get short URL © Gleb Garanich / Reuters Ukraine’s neo-Nazi Azov Battalion is reportedly … Continue reading

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UAE grants $45m in aid to Colombia

[Translate] UAE grants $45m in aid to Colombia November 13, 2017 at 12:52 am | Published in: Asia & Americas, Europe & Russia, Middle East, News, Qatar, Spain, UAE, US, Yemen UAE flag November 13, 2017 at 12:52 am Amid … Continue reading

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New NSC Chief Intel Officer’s Links to Erik Prince Raises Questions

[Translate] New NSC Chief Intel Officer’s Links to Erik Prince Raises Questions Erik Prince (AP) By Brian Freeman    |   Monday, 13 Nov 2017 10:58 AM The elevation of former CIA officer Michael Barry to become the National Security Council’s chief intelligence … Continue reading

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DynCorp International Inc.’s Parent Reports Results for Third Quarter 2017

[Translate] DynCorp International Inc.’s Parent Reports Results for Third Quarter 2017 Revenue of $503.0 million Net income attributable to Delta Tucker Holdings, Inc. of $4.4 million Adjusted EBITDA of $38.1 million Total backlog of $4.4 billion DSO of 56 days … Continue reading

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The Future of Contract Soldiers

[Translate] The Future of Contract Soldiers by Davis Narwold Journal Article | November 6, 2017 – 6:56am The Future of Contract Soldiers Davis Narwold By the end of July 1994, between 500,000 and 1,000,000 Rwandans had been killed in a … Continue reading

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Two Unexpected Ways in Which Mercenaries Affected Ancient Battles

[Translate] Best Defense Two Unexpected Ways in Which Mercenaries Affected Ancient Battles This hadn’t occurred to me until I was reading a volume of ancient military history. By Thomas E. Ricks | November 14, 2017, 10:10 AM Gold coins from … Continue reading

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