Monthly Archives: February 2018

Putin’s Shadow Army Suffers a Setback in Syria

[Translate] Putin’s Shadow Army Suffers a Setback in Syria By Joshua Yaffa February 16, 2018 Russian soldiers patrolling Palmyra, Syria, in 2016. A U.S. air strike last week in eastern Syria reportedly killed scores of Russian citizens who were private … Continue reading

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Hiding in plain sight: Russia’s private mercenaries and the lengths Moscow goes to deny them

[Translate] Hiding in plain sight: Russia’s private mercenaries and the lengths Moscow goes to deny them ‘The system is not designed for a large number of troublemakers,’ says one analyst Oliver Carroll Moscow @olliecarrollThe Independent Online Russian soldiers on guard in … Continue reading

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The Insane Story of Russian Mercenaries Fighting for the Syrian Regime

[Translate] Published by the The Insane Story of Russian Mercenaries Fighting for the Syrian Regime By James Miller 170 It’s a story fit for a Hollywood summer blockbuster. A group of roughneck mercenaries are recruited by a private military contractor … Continue reading

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Wagner’s failed attack on US forces in Syria ‘led by former Russian Marine officer’

[Translate] Wagner’s failed attack on US forces in Syria ‘led by former Russian Marine officer’ By Illia Ponomarenko. Published Feb. 19 at 5:19 pm Crosses marked only with numbers stand on the graves of unknown pro-Russian separatists at a cemetery … Continue reading

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The GEO Group’s (GEO) CEO George Zoley on Q4 2017 Results – Earnings Call Transcript

[Translate] The GEO Group’s (GEO) CEO George Zoley on Q4 2017 Results – Earnings Call Transcript Feb.14.18 | About: The GEO (GEO) Q4: 02-11-18 Earnings Summary Press Release Slides News EPS of $0.38 beats by $0.03 Revenue of $568.98M (+ … Continue reading

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CoreCivic’s (CXW) CEO Damon Hininger on Q4 2017 Results – Earnings Call Transcript

[Translate] CoreCivic’s (CXW) CEO Damon Hininger on Q4 2017 Results – Earnings Call Transcript Feb.15.18 | About: CoreCivic, Inc. (CXW) Q4: 02-11-18 Earnings Summary Press Release 8-K News EPS of $0.6 beats by $0.05 Revenue of $440.58M (- 5.1% Y/Y) … Continue reading

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Russia Says ‘Several Dozen’ Wounded In Clash With U.S.-Led Forces In Syria

[Translate] Russia Says ‘Several Dozen’ Wounded In Clash With U.S.-Led Forces In Syria Last Updated: February 20, 2018 18:01 GMT The Russian Foreign Ministry says that “several dozen” citizens of Russia and other former Soviet republics who are not members … Continue reading

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Reporter’s Notebook: On The Trail Of A Missing Russian Mercenary

[Translate] Reporter’s Notebook: On The Trail Of A Missing Russian Mercenary Russia February 20, 2018 15:34 GMT Sergei Khazov-Cassia Aleksei Shikhov is believed to have been killed along with other Russian mercenaries in Syria on February 7.  SHAKUNYA, Russia — The … Continue reading

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Military analysts on the example of the PMC “Wagner” showed as failed “Krymnash” in Syriac

[Translate] Military analysts on the example of the PMC “Wagner” showed as failed “Krymnash” in Syriac magictr | February 16, 2018 | News | 0 Comments Russian intelligence failed to uncover the plans of the Americans used aircraft for vagnerova … Continue reading

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Why Syria and the U.S. Clashed for Control East of the Euphrates

[Translate] Why Syria and the U.S. Clashed for Control East of the Euphrates The U.S. coalition’s show of force against a pro-government attack in Deir Ezzor last week is not a change in American engagement policy, but a sign that … Continue reading

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