Category Archives: Canada

Canadian forces use of private security in Afghanistan: a consequence of national decisions.

[Translate] Canadian forces use of private security in Afghanistan: a consequence of national decisions

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Serco Awarded Multi-Million Dollar Contract to Deliver Base Support Services to the Canadian Department of National Defence

[Translate] Serco Awarded Multi-Million Dollar Contract to Deliver Base Support Services to the Canadian Department of National Defence RESTON, Va., Sept. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Serco Inc., a provider of professional, technology, and management services, announced today that the Company … Continue reading

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Help wanted top guns for dogfights (Canada’s Contracted Airborne Training Services)

[Translate] Help wanted  top guns for dogfights (Canada’s Contracted Airborne Training Services)

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Nepali survivors of Kabul blast demand job opportunities

[Translate] Nepali survivors of Kabul blast demand job opportunities IANS  Jun 24, 2016 18:58 IST Kathmandu: After a blast in Kabul that left 12 Nepalis and two Indian security guards dead and Nepal announced it would bring back migrants wanting … Continue reading

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Mercenary Logic: 12 Dead in Kabul

[Translate] June 24, 2016 Mercenary Logic: 12 Dead in Kabul by Paul Bentley The blowback for Canada’s participation in the Western Wars of Imperialist Aggression hit dangerously close to home this week when a group of 12 Nepali migrants guarding … Continue reading

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Reliance on private contractors is changing the human cost of war

[Translate] Police and fire fighters are seen at the site of a blast in Kabul June 20, 2016. (STAFF/REUTERS) Reliance on private contractors is changing the human cost of war NOAH COBURN Contributed to The Globe and Mail Published Thursday, … Continue reading

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Outsourcing Operational Effectiveness: A Case Study of the Royal Canadian Air Force

[Translate] Outsourcing Operational Effectiveness: A Case Study of the Royal Canadian Air Force

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Outsourcing Operational Effectiveness: A Case Study of the Royal Canadian Air Force

[Translate] Outsourcing Operational Effectiveness A Case Study of the Royal Canadian Air Force

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Gérer le risque: Le Canada et les firmes militaires privées

[Translate] Gérer le risque: Le Canada et les firmes militaires privées

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How do you protect the Nepalese guards who protect Canadian soldiers?

[Translate] How do you protect the Nepalese guards who protect Canadian soldiers? The 14 Nepalese guards killed en route to their posts at the Canadian embassy in Kabul, Monday were admired, but vulnerable. A suicide bomber hit a minibus carrying … Continue reading

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