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The Future of Russian Military Firms

The Future of Russian Military Firms The St. Petersburg Times (Russia) By Alexey Eremenko 19 November 2014, PUBLISHER: The St. Petersburg Times In Soviet times, Russian military professionals worked across the globe from Cuba to Vietnam, teaching, advising and sometimes … Continue reading

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Blackwater.ru: The Future of Russian Private Military Companies

Blackwater.ru: The Future of Russian Private Military Companies By Alexey Eremenko Nov. 12 2014 20:18 Last edited 20:20 Denis Abramov / VedomostiPrivate military and security companies are legal businesses whose main areas of expertise include logistical support, mine clearance, protection … Continue reading

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Russia Mulls Hiring Mercenaries To Counter ISIS Threat

Russia Mulls Hiring Mercenaries To Counter ISIS Threat By Esther Tanquintic-Misa | November 11, 2014 8:12 PM EST Russia has been reported to be seriously considering employing foreign mercenaries to counter the potential threat of ISIS in the country as … Continue reading

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PUBLIC OPINION FUND CONDUCTED A POLL IF RUSSIA NEEDED PRIVATE MILITARY COMPANIES ?

PUBLIC OPINION FUND CONDUCTED A POLL IF RUSSIA NEEDED PRIVATE MILITARY COMPANIES ? WPS: Defense & Security 29 October 2014 According to the poll, 18 % of respondents are for this, 78% are against this and 4% cannot answer. Authorities … Continue reading

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Lawmakers Propose Creation of Russian Mercenary Firms

Lawmakers Propose Creation of Russian Mercenary Firms By Matthew Bodner Oct. 22 2014 16:54 Last edited 16:54 WikicommonsU.S. Army Soldiers conduct a test near Kabul, Afghanistan, Dec. 28, 2007. In a move inspired by the example of U.S. private military firms like Blackwater, … Continue reading

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Russian lawmakers propose creating private military companies

Russian lawmakers propose creating private military companies ITAR-TASS World Service 22 October 2014 05:45, DEFENCE: PRIVATE-COMPANIES Russian lawmakers propose creating private military companies MOSCOW, October 22. /TASS/. A Just Russia Party has submitted a bill to the State Duma, Russia’s … Continue reading

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HUNGER GAMES

HUNGER GAMES WPS: Defense & Security By Alexander Stepanov Versiya, No. 38, September 30 – October 06, 2013, p. 8 7 October 2013 (c) 2013 WPS Russian Media Monitoring Agency. EXPERIMENTS OF OUTSOURCING IMPLEMENTATION RESULTED IN COLLAPSE IN LOGISTIC OF … 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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DO YOU NEED THE SECOND ARMY?

DO YOU NEED THE SECOND ARMY? WPS: Defense & Security By Not specified Kommersant-Vlast, No. 26, July 07-13, 2014, p. 6 9 July 2014 (c) 2014 WPS Russian Media Monitoring Agency. EXPERTS DIFFER IN OPINIONS IF RUSSIA NEEDS PRIVATE MILITARY … Continue reading

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CONTROL OVER PRIVATE MILITARY COMPANIES WILL BE GIVEN TO THE DEFENSE MINISTRY

CONTROL OVER PRIVATE MILITARY COMPANIES WILL BE GIVEN TO THE DEFENSE MINISTRY WPS: Defense & Security By Alexei Krivoruchek Izvestia (Moscow issue), July 07, 2014, p. 2 9 July 2014, PRIVATE MILITARY COMPANIES WILL BE ABLE TO BECOME A RESERVE … Continue reading

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