Category Archives: Europe

European Parliament resolution of 4 July 2017 on private security companies (2016/2238(INI))

[Translate] European Parliament resolution of 4 July 2017 on private security companies (2016/2238(INI))   Texts adopted  268k Tuesday, 4 July 2017 – Strasbourg Provisional edition Private Security Companies P8_TA-PROV(2017)0289 A8-0191/2017

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Bosnian Serbs unveil monument to Russian mercenaries

[Translate] Bosnian Serbs unveil monument to Russian mercenaries Published April 12, 2017 Associated Press VISEGRAD, Bosnia-Herzegovina –  Bosnian Serbs have erected a monument to Russian mercenaries who were killed while fighting alongside their forces during the Balkan country’s brutal 1992-95 … Continue reading

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Market Forces: the development of the EU security-industrial complex Bookmark and Share

[Translate] Market Forces: the development of the EU security-industrial complex Download the report (pdf) See also: NeoConOpticon: The EU Security-Industrial Complex (pdf) A new kind of arms race, one in which all  the weapons are pointing inwards. Published in 2009. … Continue reading

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The commercialization of military missions

[Translate] Google translation Original URL – https://www.groene.nl/artikel/een-slaatje-slaan-uit-veldslagen Research The commercialization of military missions A bunch of battles Due to cuts, tasks such as catering and materials maintenance are increasingly being left to companies in international military missions. That’s cheaper, even … Continue reading

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European Parliament rejects combat role for private security companies

[Translate] European Parliament rejects combat role for private security companies Brooks Tigner, Brussels – IHS Jane’s Defence Weekly 06 July 2017 An overwhelming majority of members of the European Parliament (MEPs) want private security companies (PSCs) to be regulated at … Continue reading

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Supplemental Brief of Amici Curiae Genocide Victims of Krajina in Support of Petitioners

[Translate] Supplemental Brief of Amici Curiae Genocide Victims of Krajina in Support of Petitioners

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The evolution of security industry regulation in the European Union

[Translate] The evolution of security industry regulation in the European Union

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Bosnian Serbs unveil monument to Russian mercenaries

[Translate] Bosnian Serbs unveil monument to Russian mercenaries Published April 12, 2017 Associated Press VISEGRAD, Bosnia-Herzegovina –  Bosnian Serbs have erected a monument to Russian mercenaries who were killed while fighting alongside their forces during the Balkan country’s brutal 1992-95 … Continue reading

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Indigenous Mercenaries in the Service of European Imperialists: The Case of of the Sepoys in the Early British Indian Army, 1750-1800

[Translate] Indigenous Mercenaries in the Service of European Imperialists: The Case of of the Sepoys in the Early British Indian Army, 1750-1800

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The Spanish Foreign Legion during the Asturian Uprising of October 1934

[Translate] The Spanish Foreign Legion during the Asturian Uprising of October 1934

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