Daily Archives: February 4, 2018

SBU releases intercepted comms between PMC Wagner chief, Russian army General on Donbas incursion

[Translate] SBU releases intercepted comms between PMC Wagner chief, Russian army General on Donbas incursion 09:00, 23 January 2018 War 1701 0 The Security Service of Ukraine, the SBU, has uploaded on its YouTube channel audio files of intercepted communications … Continue reading

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Russia eyeing private military companies market with new legalization bid

[Translate] Russia eyeing private military companies market with new legalization bid Published time: 17 Jan, 2018 15:23 Edited time: 18 Jan, 2018 06:16 Get short URL © Thomas Tkhaytsuk / Sputnik Russian MPs are expected within weeks to submit a … Continue reading

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Cyber Mercenaries and the Crisis in Ukraine

[Translate] from Net Politics and Digital and Cyberspace Policy Program Cyber Mercenaries and the Crisis in Ukraine Many states outsource their cyber operations to non-state actors, with varying degrees of control over their actions. The crisis in Ukraine is a … Continue reading

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02 Feb 18 Ukraine Lists Serbs Fighting for Russian Unit

[Translate] 02 Feb 18 Ukraine Lists Serbs Fighting for Russian Unit The official from the Ukraine’s Security Service, SBU, Igor Guskov, said at least seven Serbian citizens are members of a Russian-led unit fighting in Ukraine, one of whom has … Continue reading

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Kyrgyz Man Sentenced To Six Years For Fighting In Syria

[Translate] Kyrgyz Man Sentenced To Six Years For Fighting In Syria January 26, 2018 13:43 GMT RFE/RL’s Kyrgyz Service JALAL-ABAD, Kyrgyzstan — A court in Kyrgyzstan has convicted a man of fighting alongside Islamic militants in Syria and sentenced him … Continue reading

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China’s belt and road initiative security needs: The evolution of Chinese private security companies

[Translate] China’s belt and road initiative security needs: The evolution of Chinese private security companies

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The force of relationships: the influence of personal networks on the market for force

[Translate] The force of relationships: the influence of personal networks on the market for force Ulrich Petersohn Pages 1-16 | Received 02 Jun 2017, Accepted 04 Jan 2018, Published online: 17 Jan 2018 ABSTRACT Since the 1990s, military support and … Continue reading

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United States Antipiracy Policies: Between Military Missions and Private Sector Responsabilization

[Translate] US Foreign Policy in a Challenging World pp 63-81 | Cite as United States Antipiracy Policies: Between Military Missions and Private Sector Responsabilization Authors and affiliations Eugenio Cusumano   Faculty of HumanitiesUniversity of Leiden LeidenThe Netherlands Stefano Ruzza   Department of Cultures, Politics … Continue reading

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Private Military and Security contractors Origini, problematiche e continuità con il passato

[Translate] In Italian Private Military and Security contractors Origini, problematiche e continuità con il passato. Lovato, Giacomo <1991> Use this identifier to cite or link to this document: http://hdl.handle.net/10579/11256 Publisher:Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia Date:2017-10-30 Copyright: © Giacomo Lovato, 2017 embargoedAccess … Continue reading

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Private militære sikkerhetsselskaper-kontroversielle aktører i dagens konflikter

[Translate] In German Private militære sikkerhetsselskaper-kontroversielle aktører i dagens konflikter

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