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Rumors About US Private Army in Ukraine False – Psaki

Rumors About US Private Army in Ukraine False – Psaki Sputnik News Service РИАН 26 January 2015 16:06 WASHINGTON, January 27 (Sputnik) – Allegations that US private army or mercenaries operate with the Kyiv government are incorrect, US State Department … Continue reading

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OPINION: US Hired NATO-linked Military Contractor to Train Armed Personnel in Ukraine

OPINION: US Hired NATO-linked Military Contractor to Train Armed Personnel in Ukraine RIA Novosti РИАН 14 August 2014 10:07 MOSCOW, August 14 (RIA Novosti) – The United States hired L-3 Communications, a military contractor, to train and profile armed personnel … Continue reading

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Pond security picks up another contract as GAO dismisses protest

Pond security picks up another contract as GAO dismisses protest A Pond Security Service van sits in a parking lot at Kleber Kaserne in Kaiserslautern, Germany. The company, started by a U.S. Army veteran, currently provides security at all U.S. … Continue reading

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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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