Category Archives: Training

Booz Allen Hamilton Engineering Services, LLC

Booz Allen Hamilton Engineering Services, LLC B-411065: May 1, 2015 Summary View Decision View Decision (PDF, 12 pages) DOCUMENT FOR PUBLIC RELEASE The decision issued on the date below was subject to a GAO Protective Order. This redacted version has been … Continue reading

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McCaskill, Portman, Raise Concerns of Waste in Security Contracts

United States Senate FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MAY 13, 2015 Contact: John LaBombard (McCaskill): 202-228-6263 Caitlin Conant (Portman): 202-224-5190  McCaskill, Portman, Raise Concerns of Waste in Security Contracts Senators raise additional oversight concerns on nearly $135 million taxpayer dollars in potentially … Continue reading

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The ghost of Botswana’s past relationship with mercenaries resurfaces

The ghost of Botswana’s past relationship with mercenaries resurfaces Sunday Standard 4 May 2015 The Botswana government’s embarrassing past with Executive Outcomes, a mercenary group that was contracted to train the Botswana defence Force (BDF) special forces and the Debswana … Continue reading

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French firm receives gov’t training approval

French firm receives gov’t training approval Published on April 10, 2015 by David Rider French PMSC training centre receives government approval.  Press Release KARGUS SEA INTERCONNECTION (KSI), Approved Training Centre for Maritime Security(1), Recognized Security Organization(2) and subsidiary of the holding … Continue reading

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Eeben Barlow Speaks Out (Pt. 4): Rejecting the Racial Narrative

April 8, 2015 Eeben Barlow Speaks Out (Pt. 4): Rejecting the Racial Narrative Jack Murphy 20 Comments Unclassified Note: This is part four of a series. You can read part one, part two, and part three here. Related Posts Eeben Barlow Speaks Out … Continue reading

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Eeben Barlow Speaks Out (Pt. 3): Tactics Used to Destroy Boko Haram

Eeben Barlow Speaks Out (Pt. 3): Tactics Used to Destroy Boko Haram Jack Murphy 15 Comments Unclassified Note: This is part three of a series. You can read part one and part two here. Related Posts Eeben Barlow Speaks Out … Continue reading

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Eeben Barlow Speaks Out (Pt. 2): Development of a Nigerian Strike Force

April 6, 2015 Eeben Barlow Speaks Out (Pt. 2): Development of a Nigerian Strike Force Jack Murphy 20 Comments Note: This is part two of a series. You can read part one here. Related Posts Eeben Barlow Speaks Out (Pt. … Continue reading

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Eeben Barlow Speaks Out (Pt. 6): South African Contractors Withdrawal from Nigeria

April 17, 2015 Eeben Barlow Speaks Out (Pt. 6): South African Contractors Withdrawal from Nigeria Jack Murphy 7 Comments Unclassified Note: This is part six of a series. You can read part one, part two, part three, part four, and part five … Continue reading

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Africa Apartheid-era forces hired by desperate Nigeria

Africa Apartheid-era forces hired by desperate Nigeria thetimes.co.uk By Jerome Starkey, Africa Correspondent 19 April 2015 20:01 A South African mercenary with links to some of Britain’s most infamous soldiers of fortune gave warning that Boko Haram would “regroup and … Continue reading

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The Company Formerly Known as Blackwater Is Training Canadian Soldiers

The Company Formerly Known as Blackwater Is Training Canadian Soldiers April 9, 2015 By Ben Makuch Blackwater mercenaries are icons of the post-9/11 era. Photo via Flickr user Chuck Holton This post originally appeared on VICE Canada. Major combat operations … Continue reading

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