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Croatian-Serb war offenses litigated under Illinois and Virginia conversion/trespass tort law

Croatian-Serb war offenses litigated under Illinois and Virginia conversion/trespass tort law National Iraqi News Agency 25 November 2014 Plaintiffs sued “MPRI, a military contractor run by former United States military and intelligence officers,” for its supposed role in helping train … Continue reading

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Bulgarian daily says Varna “major collection point” for mercenaries to Ukraine

Bulgarian daily says Varna “major collection point” for mercenaries to Ukraine BBC Monitoring European 28 November 2014 07:42 Text of report by Bulgarian newspaper 24 Chasa on 27 November [Report by Tsanko Tsanev: “Our Officers Paid USD 2,500 in Donetsk, … Continue reading

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US Military Contractor Responsible For Operation Storm Now Working in Ukraine

US Military Contractor Responsible For Operation Storm Now Working in Ukraine Nato Secretary General, U.S. General Bantz John Craddock briefs the media after a meeting with German Defense Minister Franz Josef Jung at the Defense Ministry in Berlin (File) © … Continue reading

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Engility Escapes Int’l Law Claims In Serbian Genocide Suit

Engility Escapes Int’l Law Claims In Serbian Genocide Suit By Andrew Westney Law360, New York (September 24, 2014, 6:42 PM ET) — An Illinois federal judge on Wednesday tossed most claims in a proposed class action against defense contractor Engility … Continue reading

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Ex-Israeli SAS men guard synagogues

News Ex-Israeli SAS men guard synagogues The Times By Allan Hall 4 August 2014 Amid a rising tide of antisemitism triggered by the war in Gaza, fearful Jews in Europe are turning to security companies staffed by former elite Israeli … Continue reading

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‘ENGAGED IN GLORY ALONE': Yanks in French Foreign Legion Were First to Fight

‘ENGAGED IN GLORY ALONE': Yanks in French Foreign Legion Were First to Fight VFW, Veterans of Foreign Wars Magazine By Gary Ward 1 September 2014, Three years before Doughboys hit the trenches of France, Americans were fighting and dying on … Continue reading

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Czech Republic also has private firms that privatise war – press

Czech Republic also has private firms that privatise war – press CTK Daily News 25 September 2014 (c) 2014 CTK (Ceska Tiskova Kancelar). Prague, Sept 25 (CTK) – Private companies privatise war and private armed forces exist even in the … Continue reading

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Finnish Armed Forces Broadens Outsourcing Deal With Millog

Finnish Armed Forces Broadens Outsourcing Deal With Millog Aug. 25, 2014 – 06:35PM   | By GERARD O’DWYER A Finnish soldier patrols a military checkpoint near Ulm, Germany. Under a new deal, Millog Oy will provide more extensive maintenance support to … Continue reading

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DynCorp International Awarded Contract Valued at up to $978,000 to Provide Land Mobile Radio Support in Kosovo

DynCorp International Awarded Contract Valued at up to $978,000 to Provide Land Mobile Radio Support in Kosovo Monday, August 4, 2014 2:17 PM DynCorp International Awarded Contract Valued at up to $978,000 to Provide Land Mobile Radio Support in Kosovo … Continue reading

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Europe Hurriedly Seeking UAV for Eyes Over Ukraine

Europe Hurriedly Seeking UAV for Eyes Over Ukraine by Bryant Jordan on July 23, 2014 Europe is in a hurry to pick up an unarmed drone for use over Ukraine, where a separatist group this month shot down a commercial … Continue reading

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