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Engility Wins $60 Million Contract to Support USAID Training and Staff Development Worldwide

Engility Wins $60 Million Contract to Support USAID Training and Staff Development Worldwide By Business Wire June 9, 2014  07:31 AM EDT Engility Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EGL), today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary IRG has been awarded a $60 million single-award … Continue reading

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Thatcher backed Ugandan crackdown

Thatcher backed Ugandan crackdown Iron Lady endorsed British mercenaries training Ugandan paramilitary unit in conflict ‘worse than Amin era’ By admin | Thursday, 29 May, 2014 – 12:13 Margaret Thatcher gave her approval to British mercenaries working with a Ugandan … Continue reading

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Working with Maritime Security Guards: New Course

Working with Maritime Security Guards: New Course By George Backwell Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 2:30 AM File image Videotel, in association with Steamship Mutual, has launched a new training programme  developed in conjunction with the Security Association for the Maritime … Continue reading

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Videotel Adds ‘Working with Maritime Security Guards’

Videotel Adds ‘Working with Maritime Security Guards’ By Michelle Howard Thursday, May 22, 2014, 10:34 AM It is easy to forget that the use of Private Maritime Security Companies (PMSCs) has only become commonplace in the last few years and … Continue reading

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Teamwork key at world cup; U.S. Embassy prepares to support Brazilian hosts, aid American fans

SPORTS Teamwork key at world cup ; U.S. Embassy prepares to support Brazilian hosts, aid American fans Taylor Barnes, @tkbarnes, Special for USA TODAY Sports 22 May 2014, C.1 … A report in the local press said members of Brazilian … Continue reading

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Blackwater and the World Cup

Natalia VianaCo-director of Publica, nonprofit investigative journalism agency in Brazil Blackwater and the World Cup Posted: 04/30/2014 4:44 pm EDT Updated: 04/30/2014 4:59 pm EDT Print Article The U.S. private security contractor Academi has trained Brazilian police forces for the … Continue reading

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Navy dolphin trainer drowns in San Diego Bay

Navy dolphin trainer drowns in San Diego Bay April 30, 2014 17:31 GMT SAN DIEGO (AP) — Authorities say a contractor with a Navy program that trains dolphins and sea lions for missions drowned during a nighttime marine mammal exercise … Continue reading

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Why Is Blackwater Helping to Train Brazil’s World Cup Security?

Why Is Blackwater Helping to Train Brazil’s World Cup Security? Jules Boykoff and Dave Zirin on April 25, 2014 – 8:10 AM ET  Police helicopters fly over the Mare slum complex during it’s occupation in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, … Continue reading

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Camp Atterbury still home to civilian deployments

Camp Atterbury still home to civilian deployments The Shelbyville News By Maj. Lisa Kopczynski and Timothy Sproles, For The Shelbyville News; Shelby County 6 December 2013 EDINBURGH — Although military mobilizations are scaled down and unit deployments are no longer … Continue reading

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Private security force training

Private security force training Updated: Tuesday, March 25 2014, 08:27 PM CDT PENSACOLA — Fighting pirates, guarding ships and keeping people safe on ground and at sea. That’s what a private military company in Pensacola is now training veterans to … Continue reading

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