Category Archives: Philippines

Police headquarters to hire private guards for own security

Police headquarters to hire private guards for own security Will help free up policemen from duties where lesser trained personnel can perform •             By Gilbert P. Felongco, Correspondent •             Published: 15:53 January 11, 2014 Manila: The country’s private security sector … Continue reading

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Contractor could face sanctions from US Navy for violations

Contractor could face sanctions from US Navy for violations By Robert Gonzaga Inquirer Central Luzon 10:25 pm | Saturday, November 17th, 2012 Olongapo Mayor James Gordon Jr. is given a tour by Captain Nelson Hildreth aboard the USS Frank Cable, … Continue reading

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What’s a Notorious US Military Contractor Doing Inside the AFP’s Camp in Zamboanga?

What’s a Notorious US Military Contractor Doing Inside the AFP’s Camp in Zamboanga?   DynCorp International, a US military contractor notorious for its mercenary work for Washington and which was the subject of numerous complaints for abuses in other countries, … Continue reading

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Pirates vs. Private Security: Commercial Shipping, the Montreux Document, and the Battle for the Gulf of Aden

California Law Review February, 2013 COMMENT: Pirates vs. Private Security: Commercial Shipping, the Montreux Document, and the Battle for the Gulf of Aden NAME: Joel Christopher Coito* * J.D. Candidate, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, 2013; B.S., Civil … Continue reading

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US accused of trying to regain Phl bases

US accused of trying to regain Phl bases Home Updated June 13, 2012 04:18 PM MANILA, Philippines – The United States is making use of private contractors to re-establish and re-activate its military bases in the country, militant group Bayan … Continue reading

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