Category Archives: United Nations

AAR Awarded Contract for Airlift Charter Services with UN

AAR Awarded Contract for Airlift Charter Services with UN News Staff posted on March 19, 2015 19:38 (Wood Dale, Ill., March 19, 2015) – AAR (NYSE: AIR) announces that AAR Airlift has been awarded a contract by the United Nations … Continue reading

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For a fistful of dollars: it is a fact that no one has been denying

For a fistful of dollars: it is a fact that no one has been denying: the United Nations interacts with mercenaries, although they are carefully re-named “private military companies” so as not to upset diplomatic susceptibilities Celhia de Lavarene New … Continue reading

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Ask a Senior Analyst — David Isenberg

Ask a Senior Analyst — David Isenberg Posted on February 16, 2015 in Ask a Senior Analyst Wikistrat’s Facebook and Twitter followers recently engaged in a 24-hour exclusive Q&A session with one of Wikistrat’s Senior Analysts, David Isenberg. Questions and Mr. Isenberg’s … Continue reading

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Private Military and Security Companies in UN Missions

Private Military and Security Companies in UN Missions Authors: Malamud, Marina Source: Peace Review. Oct-Dec2014, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p571-577. 7p. Abstract: The article reports on the grounds and paradoxes of the role played by private military and security companies … Continue reading

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Private Military and Security Companies in UN Missions

Private Military and Security Companies in UN Missions by Malamud, Marina Peace Review. Oct-Dec2014, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p571-577 Abstract: The article reports on the grounds and paradoxes of the role played by private military and security companies as legitimized … Continue reading

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Introduction: The Use of Private Military and Security Companies by the United Nations

Introduction: The Use of Private Military and Security Companies by the United Nations. Authors: Karska, Elżbieta1 esocha@poczta.onet.pl Karski, Karol2 kkarski@poczta.onet.pl Source: International Community Law Review. 2014, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p399-404. 6p. Subject Terms: *PRIVATE military companies * PRIVATE security … Continue reading

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Private Military and Security Companies in UN Missions

Private Military and Security Companies in UN Missions Authors: Malamud, Marina Source: Peace Review. Oct-Dec2014, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p571-577. 7p. Subject Terms: *PRIVATE military companies *POSTWAR reconstruction *PEACEKEEPING forces Abstract: The article reports on the grounds and paradoxes of … Continue reading

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The Privatisation of ‘the Core Business of UN Peacekeeping Operations’: any Legal Limit?

“The Privatisation of ‘the Core Business of UN Peacekeeping Operations’: any Legal Limit?“, in 16 International Community Law Review, 2014, 405-422 Added by Mirko Sossai Abstract: The purpose of the present analysis is to investigate whether the law of collective … Continue reading

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The Use of Private Military and Security Companies by the United Nations

1. Introduction: The Use of Private Military and Security Companies by the United Nations. Detail Only Available Academic Journal By: Karska, Elżbieta; Karski, Karol. International Community Law Review. 2014, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p399-404. 6p. DOI: 10.1163/18719732-12341286. Subjects: PRIVATE military … Continue reading

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UN Found Corruption with in some of its Contractors in Somalia

UN Found Corruption with in some of its Contractors in Somalia Posted on November 13, 2014 by Warsame in Africa The United Nations fraud detection unit, otherwise known as the Office of Internal Oversight Services (OIOS) has recently been to … Continue reading

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