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Regulating private military companies by contract: Between anarchy and hierarchy?

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The ICoCA Names New Executive Director

[Translate] The ICoCA Names New Executive Director Monday, 24 July 2017 GENEVA, Switzerland— Mr. Jamie Williamson named new Executive Director of the International Code of Conduct for Private Security Providers’ Association The International Code of Conduct for Private Security Providers’ … Continue reading

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Annual Defense Bill Aims to Rein in Pentagon Outsourcing

[Translate] Annual Defense Bill Aims to Rein in Pentagon Outsourcing By Eric Katz Staff Correspondent, Government Executive Read bio 10:23 AM ET Supporters say measure would protect federal employees from seeing their jobs contracted out. Lawmakers are looking to reinstate a … Continue reading

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The Evolving Contingency Contracting Market: Private Sector Self regulation and United States Government Monitoring of Procurement of Stability Operations …

[Translate] The Evolving Contingency Contracting Market: Private Sector Self regulation and United States Government Monitoring of Procurement of Stability Operations Services

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Case Study on Holding Private Military and Security Companies Accountable for Human Rights Violations

[Translate] Case Study on Holding Private Military and Security Companies Accountable for Human Rights Violations

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Whether the Criteria Contained in the 1989 International Convention against the Recruitment, Use, Financing and Training of Mercenaries Notably Motivation Apply to Today’s Foreign Fighters?

[Translate] Whether the Criteria Contained in the 1989 International Convention against the Recruitment, Use, Financing and Training of Mercenaries Notably Motivation Apply to Today’s Foreign Fighters?

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European Parliament rejects combat role for private security companies

[Translate] European Parliament rejects combat role for private security companies Brooks Tigner, Brussels – IHS Jane’s Defence Weekly 06 July 2017 An overwhelming majority of members of the European Parliament (MEPs) want private security companies (PSCs) to be regulated at … Continue reading

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Regulating private military security companies by contract

[Translate] Regulating private military security companies by contract

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The politics of international law: the life cycle of emerging norms on the use and regulation of private military and security companies

[Translate] The politics of international law: the life cycle of emerging norms on the use and regulation of private military and security companies Kim Sorensen Pages 1-39 | Published online: 20 Jun 2017 ABSTRACT The burgeoning use of private military … Continue reading

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Iraqi politicians demand cancellation of contracts with ‘Blackwater-linked’ security firm based in Abu Dhabi

[Translate]  Homepage : News : Iraqi politicians demand cancellation of contracts with ‘Blackwater-linked’ security firm based in Abu Dhabi The New Arab Iraqi politicians demand cancellation of contracts with ‘Blackwater-linked’ security firm based in Abu Dhabi Four former Blackwater employees … Continue reading

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