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Global Industry Firms Craft Responses to Ebola Crisis in Africa

Issue: 10/27/2014 Global Industry Firms Craft Responses to Ebola Crisis in Africa 10/21/2014 By Debra K. Rubin, Saibal Dasgupta in Beijing and Shem Oirere in Nairobi Text size: A A [ Page 1 of 2 ] photo courtesy of U.S. … Continue reading

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Erickson Helicopters, Inc.

Erickson Helicopters, Inc. B-409903,B-409903.2: Sep 5, 2014 Summary View Decision View Decision (PDF, 9 pages) DOCUMENT FOR PUBLIC RELEASE The decision issued on the date below was subject to a GAO Protective Order. This redacted version has been approved for public … Continue reading

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Historical Document of the Day – Mercenaries in Africa

Mercenaries in Africa   Mercenaries in Africa : hearing before the Special Subcommittee on Investigations of the Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives, Ninety-fourth Congress, second session, August 9, 1976.

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‘United Nations Begins Mercenaries Involvement in Cote d’Ivoire Civil Conflict’

‘United Nations Begins Mercenaries Involvement in Cote d’Ivoire Civil Conflict’ All Africa By by Benjamin B. Tegbeh 7 October 2014 11:15, Oct 07, 2014 (The New Republic Liberia/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX) — The Working Group of the United … Continue reading

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Human rights / Mercenaries: UN expert group launches first official visit to Côte d’Ivoire

Human rights / Mercenaries: UN expert group launches first official visit to Côte d’Ivoire African Press Organization 2 October 2014 04:34 GENEVA, Switzerland, October 2, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The United Nations Working Group on the use of mercenaries … Continue reading

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Kenyan companies seek staff rescue guarantees

Kenyan companies seek staff rescue guarantees Business Daily By DAVID HERBLING 25 June 2014 A Hong Kong Stock Exchange-listed logistics company with operations in Nairobi and Mombasa has announced increased enquiries for emergency evacuation services from Kenyan-based multinationals that are … Continue reading

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Shell overhauls security procedures in Nigeria to prevent oil theft that is costing it hundreds of millions of pounds

Shell overhauls security procedures in Nigeria to prevent oil theft that is costing it hundreds of millions of pounds By City & Finance Reporter for the Daily Mail Published: 15:55 EST, 21 September 2014 | Updated: 03:00 EST, 22 September … Continue reading

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No Deal’ to Pay State Witness U.S.$100K in Mercenary Case

No Deal’ to Pay State Witness U.S.$100K in Mercenary Case All Africa Kennedy L. Yangian By by Kennedy L. Yangian 25 September 2014 08:25, Monrovia, Sep 25, 2014 (FrontPageAfrica/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX) — Claims and counter claims had … Continue reading

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G4S to provide accommodation villages to support remote energy, mining and construction sites in Africa

G4S to provide accommodation villages to support remote energy, mining and construction sites in Africa 18th September 2014 Company Annoucement – G4S, the world’s leading global integrated security company, has today announced that it will be able to build, run, … Continue reading

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Risks in Contracting Government Security Forces in Gulf of Guinea

Global Analysis   Risks in Contracting Government Security Forces in Gulf of Guinea   September 16, 2014 Dirk Steffen My previous article explored the use of police and naval forces in Nigeria for the provision of private maritime security. The … Continue reading

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