Category Archives: Training

Training Firms Chase Mideast Contracts

Training Firms Chase Mideast Contracts By Andrew Chuter 1:11 p.m. EST March 2, 2015 (Photo: David Brown/staff) CONNECT 17 TWEET 5 LINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE ABU DHABI — Training rarely generates the headlines at big defense shows in the same way that armored … Continue reading

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US Christians back emerging private war on Iraq jihadists

US Christians back emerging private war on Iraq jihadists By Jonathan Krohn  . View gallery . . . Arbil (Iraq) (AFP) – After fighting with rebels in Libya and embracing the revolt in Syria, Matthew VanDyke has rolled up in … Continue reading

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men for hire: Ex-special forces in demand for war on terror

men for hire: Ex-special forces in demand for war on terror By Malia Zimmerman Published February 25, 2015 Now PlayingInsider’s look at world of private counter-terror training Never autoplay videos The 21 Afghan soldiers had been kidnapped in the remote … Continue reading

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Training made mandatory for all security guards of private security companies

Training made mandatory for all security guards of private security companies Plus News Pakistan Staff Reporter 18 February 2015 ISLAMABAD: Islamabad district administration has made training mandatory for security guards working in private security agencies in federal capital. Islamabad district … Continue reading

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Military Training Dilemma: To Outsource or Not?

Military Training Dilemma: To Outsource or Not? December 2014  By Sandra Erwin CAE offered the government of Brunei a deal it could not refuse: To build a state-of-the-art training center the Southeast Asian nation could make available to its armed … Continue reading

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Air Force Turns to Supersonic Mercenaries

BOOM TIME 01.20.15 Air Force Turns to Supersonic Mercenaries The ‘smallest Air Force in history’ is dealing with more missions than ever. So the flyboys are calling in the military contractors to operate their jets. The U.S. Air Force fleet … Continue reading

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DynCorp International Awarded Afghan Training and Mentoring Contracts

DynCorp International Awarded Afghan Training and Mentoring Contracts Cumulative Potential Value of up to $100.7 Million January 08, 2015 08:39 AM Eastern Standard Time MCLEAN, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–DynCorp International (DI) has been awarded two contracts from the U.S. Army Contracting Command … Continue reading

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Former US firm Blackwater to train Ukrainian military for street fighting — source

Former US firm Blackwater to train Ukrainian military for street fighting — source World December 30, 18:38 UTC+3 The month-long program includes training in marksmanship, operations by assault groups in urban conditions, close combat and combat and logistics support for … Continue reading

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Inside the Occupation of Haiti

Weekend Edition December 26-28, 2014 Reconstitution of Tontons Macoutes and Their Fusion With MINUSTAH Inside the Occupation of Haiti by DADY CHERY The peaceful territory of Haiti, which has the lowest crime rate in the Caribbean, is occupied by more … Continue reading

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Armed guards lack training and oversight — with deadly consequences

Armed guards lack training and oversight — with deadly consequences See show times » By Scott Zamost and Drew Griffin, CNN Investigations December 10, 2014 — Updated 1331 GMT (2131 HKT) Do security guards endanger public safety? STORY HIGHLIGHTS There … Continue reading

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