Category Archives: Mercenaries

More than 1,500 CIS citizens fighting in Syria as mercenaries – Antiterrorism Centre

More than 1,500 CIS citizens fighting in Syria as mercenaries – Antiterrorism Centre ITAR-TASS World Service 22 October 2014 10:46 SYRIA: MILITANTS-CIS-CITIZENS-1 More than 1,500 CIS citizens fighting in Syria as mercenaries – Antiterrorism Centre MOSCOW, October 22. /TASS/. More … Continue reading

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Journalist Risen: ‘Mercenary Class’ Now Permanent Fixture in National Security State

Published on Sunday, October 19, 2014 Journalist Risen: ‘Mercenary Class’ Now Permanent Fixture in National Security State James Risen says American public must question machine that ‘feeds off’ never-ending war by Andrea Germanos, staff writer James Risen speaking with MSNBC’s … Continue reading

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A Tour De Horizon of Issues on the Agenda of the Mercenaries Working Group

A Tour De Horizon of Issues on the Agenda of the Mercenaries Working Group Gabor Rona Human Rights First ; Columbia Law School ; UN Mercenaries Working Group June 13, 2013 Minnesota Journal of International Law, Vol. 22, p. 324, … Continue reading

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Letter of resignation from the U.S. Marine Corps, to accept a position with the Central Aircraft Manufacturing Company

Letter of resignation from the U.S. Marine Corps, to accept a position with the Central Aircraft Manufacturing Company. This “company” was a cover organization for the American Volunteer Group (“Flying Tigers”) in order to circumvent various laws regarding Americans serving … Continue reading

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Historical Document of the Day – Mercenaries in Africa

Mercenaries in Africa   Mercenaries in Africa : hearing before the Special Subcommittee on Investigations of the Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives, Ninety-fourth Congress, second session, August 9, 1976.

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Janin, Hunt. Mercenaries in medieval and Renaissance Europe

Janin, Hunt. Mercenaries in medieval and Renaissance Europe Author(s): C.M. Nakashian Source: CHOICE: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries. 51.5 (Jan. 2014): p913. Document Type: Book review, Brief article Copyright: COPYRIGHT 2014 American Library Association CHOICE Janin, Hunt. Mercenaries in medieval … Continue reading

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On-the-run Ukraine conflict “mercenary” named as jailed extremist”s accomplice

On-the-run Ukraine conflict “mercenary” named as jailed extremist”s accomplice ITAR-TASS World Service 7 October 2014 On-the-run Ukraine conflict “mercenary” named as jailed extremist”s accomplice MOSCOW, October 7. /TASS/. Investigators have opened criminal proceedings against a Muscovite suspected of mercenary duty … Continue reading

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Suspected Russian mercenary Zheleznov will be declared internationally wanted – investigators (Part 2)

Suspected Russian mercenary Zheleznov will be declared internationally wanted – investigators (Part 2) Interfax: Russia & CIS Military Newswire 7 October 2014 MOSCOW. Oct 7 (Interfax) – Russian Investigative Committee spokesman Vladimir Markin has confirmed that a criminal inquiry on … Continue reading

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Swords About the Cross?

A Further Perspective Swords About the Cross? Chesterton’s “Lepanto” and the present crisis — further instruction for Bill O’Reilly. By Hal G.P. Colebatch – 10.6.14 Battle of Lepanto, 1571 (Wikimedia Commons) Bill O’Reilly’s idea of a mercenary force to defend … Continue reading

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Mercenaries for ISIS fight? No way!

Mercenaries for ISIS fight? No way! by Melvyn L Fein October 06, 2014 04:00 AM Bill O’Reilly has proposed a mercenary army to root out the radical Islamic threat. He assumes a skilled fighting force led by American and European … Continue reading

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