Monthly Archives: November 2017

Medecins Sans Frontieres ‘frustrated’ after being refused access to Manus Island compounds

[Translate] Medecins Sans Frontieres ‘frustrated’ after being refused access to Manus Island compounds The World Today By Sarah Whyte Updated earlier today at 4:00am Photo: Dr Condon said he and his team secured approval from PNG authorities ahead of their … Continue reading

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Pentagon tried to block independent report on child sex among Afghan forces, Senate office says

[Translate] Pentagon tried to block independent report on child sex among Afghan forces, Senate office says By Alex Horton Checkpoint November 26 Afghan police officers line up for tea at a police academy in Kabul. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus) The Pentagon … Continue reading

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Burn Pits and Betrayal: How the U.S. Poisoned its Veterans

[Translate]   November 10, 17 Burn Pits and Betrayal: How the U.S. Poisoned its Veterans As the U.S. marks Veterans Day, the documentary ‘Delay, Deny, Hope You Die’ explores how the Pentagon and its contractors have neglected soldiers poisoned by … Continue reading

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The Odds Are Stacking Up Against Burn Pit Victims

[Translate] The Odds Are Stacking Up Against Burn Pit Victims November 26, 2017, 03:30:00PM. By Gordon Gibb Washington, DCThe dismissal of burn pit exposure class action lawsuits against a military contractor at the state level – and the forthcoming appeal … Continue reading

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A Wolf in Mercenary Clothing? Russian Private Contractors as Gray Zone Tool

[Translate] A Wolf in Mercenary Clothing? Russian Private Contractors as Gray Zone Tool November 26, 2017 | Levi Maxey Photo: iStock.com/dicus63 The Newsletter   subscribe now Moscow may increasingly look toward private military companies (PMCs), known in Russia as Chastnye … Continue reading

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Uncharted Waters

[Translate] Uncharted Waters

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To Secure to Themselves and Their Countrymen An Agreeable and Happy Retreat: THE CONTINUITY OF SCOTTISH HIGHLAND MERCENARY TRADITIONS AND NORTH AMERICAN OUTMIGRATION

[Translate] To Secure to Themselves and Their Countrymen An Agreeable and Happy Retreat: THE CONTINUITY OF SCOTTISH HIGHLAND MERCENARY TRADITIONS AND NORTH AMERICAN OUTMIGRATION

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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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Sovereign Lords and Dependent Administrators: Artigan Privateers, Atlantic Borderwaters, and State Building in the Early Nineteenth Century

[Translate] Sovereign Lords and Dependent Administrators: Artigan Privateers, Atlantic Borderwaters, and State Building in the Early Nineteenth Century

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OUTSOURCING INCOMPETENCE: AN ESSAY IN HONOR OF PAUL VERKUIL

[Translate] OUTSOURCING INCOMPETENCE: AN ESSAY IN HONOR OF PAUL VERKUIL

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