Category Archives: Control

Africa: Private Security in Africa – Time to Regulate the Bad and Harness the Good

[Translate] Africa: Private Security in Africa – Time to Regulate the Bad and Harness the Good analysis By Julie Berg, University of Cape Town A familiar scene plays itself out daily whenever I visit my local 24-hour convenience store in … Continue reading

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The Second Largest Force: Private Military Contractors & State Responsibility

[Translate] The Second Largest Force: Private Military Contractors & State Responsibility

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DynCorp Gets State Dept Info Resource Mgmt Task Order

[Translate] DynCorp Gets State Dept Info Resource Mgmt Task Order Posted By: Joanna Crewson: November 09, 2017In: News, Products & Service Print Email DynCorp International will provide information resource management services to the State Department under a potential five-year, $52.8 … Continue reading

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Restrictions on the use of force at sea: An environmental protection perspective

[Translate] Restrictions on the use of force at sea: An environmental protection perspective

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Who Will Guard the Guards: The Accountability of Private Military Contractors in Areas of Armed Conflict

[Translate] Who Will Guard the Guards: The Accountability of Private Military Contractors in Areas of Armed Conflict

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Torture Psychologists Need to Be Held Accountable

[Translate] Torture Psychologists Need to Be Held Accountable October 16, 2017 by Ed Brayton 12 Comments Roy Eidelson, past president of Psychologists for Social Responsibility and a member of the Coalition for an Ethical Psychology, has an op-ed column in … Continue reading

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Amber Rudd faces inquiry after ‘abhorrent abuse’ of immigrants at G4S detention centre

[Translate] Amber Rudd faces inquiry after ‘abhorrent abuse’ of immigrants at G4S detention centre The UK’s equality watchdog has said the inquiry must look at Home Office handling of all outsourced contracts Joe Watts Political Editor @JoeWatts_ Tuesday 17 October … Continue reading

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Making War and Making Law: The Generation of International Legal Norms to Regulate Private Military Violence

[Translate] Making War and Making Law: The Generation of International Legal Norms to Regulate Private Military Violence Fallah, Katherine Keywords: private military contractors,  mercenaries,  international humanitarian law Issue Date: 20-Jan-2017 Publisher:   University of Sydney Sydney Law School Abstract:     … Continue reading

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The politics of international law: the life cycle of emerging norms on the use and regulation of private military and security companies

[Translate] The politics of international law: the life cycle of emerging norms on the use and regulation of private military and security companies Kim Sorensen ORCID Icon Pages 89-127 | Published online: 20 Jun 2017 ABSTRACT The burgeoning use of … Continue reading

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Psychologists and the Ethical Use of Enhanced Interrogation Techniques to Save Lives

[Translate] Psychologists and the Ethical Use of Enhanced Interrogation Techniques to Save Lives

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