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First overseas ban for Swiss-based private security firm

First overseas ban for Swiss-based private security firm Aug 23, 2016 – 08:58 Private security contractors are not allowed to provide mercenaries and any direct participation in an armed conflict is also banned(AFP) A Swiss-based private security contractor has been … Continue reading

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US-Hired Private Military and Security Companies in Armed Conflict: Indirect Participation and its Consequences

US-Hired Private Military and Security Companies in Armed Conflict: Indirect Participation and its Consequences

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ICoCA Opens Pathway to Certification for Private Maritime Security Companies

Human Rights in Complex Environments 20 JUL 2016 ICoCA Opens Pathway to Certification for Private Maritime Security Companies tag : ANSI/ASIS PSC.1-2012, Certification, human rights at sea, ICoC, ICoCA, ISO 28007-1, private maritime security by : Rebecca DeWinter-Schmitt It is … Continue reading

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The Invisible Force

THE INVISIBLE FORCE A comparative study of the use of private military and security companies in Iraq, the Occupied Palestinian Territories, and Colombia. Lessons for an international regulation.

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Dr. Rebecca DeWinter-Schmitt, Senior Managing Director of Human Analytics

Dr. Rebecca DeWinter-Schmitt, Senior Managing Director of Human Analytics by Patrick and Frauke Renz | Jun 6, 2016 | Interviews | 0 Comments The following interview with Dr. Rebecca DeWinter-Schmitt[1] was carried out in Washington D.C. on June 6, 2016 … Continue reading

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Regulation of the Private Military and Security Sector: Is the UK Fulfilling Its Human Rights Duties?

Regulation of the Private Military and Security Sector: Is the UK Fulfilling Its Human Rights Duties?

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Blackwater versus Blackbeard

Christian Cornelius Wirtz (WRTCHR007) Master of Laws (LL.M.) ‘International Public Law’ Blackwater versus Blackbeard: Which international regulations exist for the use of private maritime securitycompanies in vessel protection operations? Supervisor: Ms Cathleen Powell

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Foreign Ownership Bans and Private Security: Protectionism or Security Sector Governance?

Foreign Ownership Bans and Private Security: Protectionism or Security Sector Governance?

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DynCorp Gets Private Security Company Management Systems Certification

DynCorp Gets Private Security Company Management Systems Certification Anna Forrester July 21, 2016 Press Releases 616 Views TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 21, 2016 — DynCorp International has received certification from auditing firm MSS Global that the private security company’s management systems are compliant … Continue reading

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Watchdog Finds Uneven Assessment of Army Contractors

Watchdog Finds Uneven Assessment of Army Contractors July 28, 2016 (Photo: U.S. Army Europe / Flickr) The U.S. Army is not consistently following the rules for evaluating contractor performance, according to a Department of Defense Inspector General (IG) report released on Monday. … Continue reading

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