Category Archives: Canada

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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Taliban suicide attack kills 14 Nepalese security guards

[Translate] Taliban suicide attack kills 14 Nepalese security guards Afghan military police prepare to leave the site of a suicide attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, June 20, 2016. About a dozen people were killed Monday when a Taliban suicide bomber … Continue reading

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Suicide bomber kills 14 security guards in Kabul

[Translate] Suicide bomber kills 14 security guards in Kabul Afghan police inspect the site of a suicide attack Monday that hit a buses carrying foreign security guards in Kabul. (Shah Marai/AFP/Getty Images) By Sayed Salahuddin June 20 at 6:47 AM … Continue reading

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A secretive unit of international veterans went on its first anti-ISIL mission last fall. Hours later, a Canadian was dead

[Translate] A secretive unit of international veterans went on its first anti-ISIL mission last fall. Hours later, a Canadian was dead  Stewart Bell | April 29, 2016 1:35 PM ET More from Stewart Bell | @StewartBellNP . WHEATLEY, Ont. — … Continue reading

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Canada’s Shadow Workforce: The Effects of Military Privatization on Political Behaviour and Authority within Liberal-Democratic States, and its implications for International Security

[Translate] Ferraro, Stefan Dissertation: Canada’s Shadow Workforce: The Effects of Military Privatization on Political Behaviour and Authority within Liberal-Democratic States, and its implications for International Security Biography Stefan Ferraro is a Ph.D. candidate in political science and recipient of the … Continue reading

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Garda: Canada’s “Blackwater”

[Translate] Garda: Canada’s “Blackwater” by Yves Engler / April 7th, 2016 Last week students at L’Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) disrupted a board meeting after learning administrators planned to sign a $50 million, seven-year, contract with security giant GardaWorld. … Continue reading

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[Translate] Private security firm GardaWorld, Canada’s Blackwater, is a danger to democracy By  Yves Engler | April 6, 2016 Like this article? rabble is reader-supported journalism. Chip in to keep stories like these coming.   Last week students at L’Université … Continue reading

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The privatization of the Canadian military: Afghanistan and beyond

[Translate] The privatization of the Canadian military: Afghanistan and beyond

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