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Government rejects bill to introduce private military contractors in Russia – report

Government rejects bill to introduce private military contractors in Russia – report Published time: 23 Sep, 2015 10:41 © Alexandr Kryazhev / RIA Novosti The Russian cabinet has rejected a bill regulating the work of private military companies because of … Continue reading

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Up to Nine Russian Contractors Die in Syria, Experts Say

The Wall Street Journal Up to Nine Russian Contractors Die in Syria, Experts Say Incident shows how the country is using private groups to avoid deploying uniform troops, they say ENLARGE A helicopter flies near a radar at the Russian … Continue reading

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Escape from Tarkov: first details and screen shots revealed for the new Russian MMO

Escape from Tarkov: first details and screen shots revealed for the new Russian MMO November 19, 2015– Battlestate Games studio disclosed the first details and screen shots of Escape from Tarkov, the hardcore online game set in a Russian setting.  … Continue reading

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Pentagon Farmed Out Its Coding to Russia

Center for Public Integrity 11.04.153:35 PM ET Pentagon Farmed Out Its Coding to Russia By Patrick Malone, Center for Public Integrity The Pentagon was tipped off in 2011 by a longtime Army contractor that Russian computer programmers were helping to … Continue reading

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Russian Private Military Companies As Licensed Tool of Terror

Russian Private Military Companies As Licensed Tool of Terror InformNapalm international volunteer community presents an interesting review article written by Vyacheslav Gusarov, an information security expert of ‘Information Resistance‘ group. We have created the infographics to visualize the data of the article.  The well-known … Continue reading

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Government rejects bill to introduce private military contractors in Russia

Government rejects bill to introduce private military contractors in Russia – report Published time: 23 Sep, 2015 10:41 © Alexandr Kryazhev / RIA Novosti The Russian cabinet has rejected a bill regulating the work of private military companies because of … Continue reading

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Kremlin: No discussion of private military companies in Russia

Kremlin: No discussion of private military companies in Russia 17 September 2015 TASS This issue is not on the current agenda of the administration.  The presidential administration does not discuss the setting up of private military companies, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry … Continue reading

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UN paid millions to Russian aviation firm since learning of sex attack on girl

UN paid millions to Russian aviation firm since learning of sex attack on girl Exclusive: Documents reveal United Nations unit uncovered possible ‘culture of sexual exploitation and abuse’ after 2010 attack by UTair crew member, but permitted company to continue … Continue reading

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Russia’s private military firms operate in legal grey area

Latest update : 2015-07-28 Russia’s private military firms operate in legal grey area Kiev and the West have accused Russian troops of participating in the Ukraine conflict on a massive scale. The Kremlin denies sending professional troops into the country … Continue reading

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Retired general opposes Putin-supported idea of private military companies

Retired general opposes Putin-supported idea of private military companies BBC Monitoring Former Soviet Union [London] 18 June 2015. Text of report by RIA Novosti (part of the state-owned International News Agency Rossiya Segodnya) [Unattributed report: “Baluyevskiy: the Formation of Private … Continue reading

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