Category Archives: Europe

Can’t Make This Stuff Up: Ukrainian Neo-Nazis Try to Recruit Fighters in Brazil

[Translate] © AFP 2016/ GENYA SAVILOV Latin America 23:10 13.12.2016(updated 23:27 13.12.2016) Get short URL Can’t Make This Stuff Up: Ukrainian Neo-Nazis Try to Recruit Fighters in Brazil Ukrainian ultra-nationalist fighters’ search for recruits for their ongoing war in Donbass … Continue reading

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Blackwater founder returns to save Europe from refugees

[Translate] Blackwater founder returns to save Europe from refugees #ArmsTrade Belen Fernandez Thursday 5 January 2017 12:20 UTC  349 400googleplus0 751 Topics: ArmsTrade Erik Prince, the former CEO of the firm responsible for opening fire on Iraqi civilians, has the militarised solution … Continue reading

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Norway to Privatize Non-core Military Support Services

[Translate] Norway to Privatize Non-core Military Support Services By: Gerard O’Dwyer, December 16, 2016 (Photo Credit: Simen Rudi/Forsvaret) HELSINKI — Norway is set to become the next Nordic country, after Finland, to use privatization as a fiscal tool to reduce costs and … Continue reading

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Using Outsourcing in Turkish Armed Forces and Private Military Companies in the Context of Privatization of Logistic Services

[Translate] Using Outsourcing in Turkish Armed Forces and Private Military Companies in the Context of Privatization of Logistic Services

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THE POTENTIAL USE OF PMSCS TO FULFILL THE EU SECURITY STRATEGY

[Translate] THE POTENTIAL USE OF PMSCS TO FULFILL THE EU SECURITY STRATEGY

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Central and Eastern European National Legislation on Private Military and Security Companies – the Need for Adoption of Internationally Binding Instrument

[Translate] Central and Eastern European National Legislation on Private Military and Security Companies – the Need for Adoption of Internationally Binding Instrument

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Belgium Employs Private Security Companies in Operations of Surveillance, Inspection

[Translate] Belgium Employs Private Security Companies in Operations of Surveillance, Inspection Abdullah Mustafa A Belgian soldier patrols in Brussels’ Grand Place as police searched the area during a continued high level of security following the recent deadly Paris attacks, Belgium, … Continue reading

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A new law gives more work to private security companies

[Translate] A new law gives more work to private security companies Sunday, 27 November 2016 02:12 ©Belga Private security company employees could do preventative “sweepings” of sites for authorities and offer technical support to police. This was announced by the … Continue reading

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A Force for Good? Mapping the private security landscape in Southeast Europe

[Translate] A Force for Good? Mapping the private security landscape in Southeast Europe

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European Approach to the Regulation of PMSCs

[Translate] European Approach to the Regulation of PMSCs

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