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Kremlin accuses U.S. security firm with links to Blackwater of sending ‘private army’ to Ukraine disguised as local forces in latest escalation of anti-American rhetoric

Kremlin accuses U.S. security firm with links to Blackwater of sending ‘private army’ to Ukraine disguised as local forces in latest escalation of anti-American rhetoric Russian Foreign Ministry said there were around ’150 American specialists’ Statement claimed security firm Greystone … Continue reading

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Private security firms bid on Greek asylum centres

Private security firms bid on Greek asylum centres Today @ 09:25 Related Migrants set fire to Greek detention centre Syrians and Russians top asylum demands to EU By Nikolaj Nielsen BRUSSELS – Private security firms are bidding to guard EU-funded … Continue reading

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Int’l SOS, Control Risks Partner to Assist Foreign Nationals in Ukraine

Int’l SOS, Control Risks Partner to Assist Foreign Nationals in Ukraine; Damian Taylor Comments Camille Harthy · Mar 7th, 2014 · Two security risks companies have partnered to provide around 9,000 travelers, expatriates and companies in Ukraine with travel security … Continue reading

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Security Industrial Policy Action Plan for an innovative and competitive Security Industry

COMMISSION STAFF WORKING PAPER Security Industrial Policy Accompanying the document Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council and the European Economic and Social Committee Security Industrial Policy Action Plan for an innovative and competitive Security Industry /* … Continue reading

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REQUEST FOR INFORMATION/INDUSTRY COMMENTS ON DRAFT PWS: Social Media Data-mining, Localized Research, Market Audience Analysis, and Narrowcast Engagement Requirement

R–REQUEST FOR INFORMATION/INDUSTRY COMMENTS ON DRAFT PWS: Social Media Data-mining, Localized Research, Market Audience Analysis, and Narrowcast Engagement Requirement Solicitation Number: W564KVSMDLRMAANE Agency: Department of the Army Office: Army Contracting Command, ECC Location: 409th CSB (PARC Europe)(Deployment Teams)

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Interim measures for approval of private ship security contractors

Interim measures for approval of private ship security contractors November 13 2013 The Protection of Cyprus Ships against Acts of Piracy and Other Unlawful Acts Law 2012 requires operators of Cyprus ships intending to employ private security contractors to obtain … Continue reading

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Investigation Private security firms cash in on guarding EU borders

  Boat migrant clothes discarded on boat in Lampedusa (Photo: noborder network) Investigation Private security firms cash in on guarding EU borders 25.09.13 @ 09:25 Related Migrants set fire to Greek detention centre EUobserver investigative reports ‘Virtual borders’ scheme to … Continue reading

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Private firms put price tag on migrant suicides

  3,142 people were in detention in the UK as of June 2013 – the highest figure since 2008 (Photo: Casciani) Investigation Private firms put price tag on migrant suicides 23.09.13 @ 08:42 Related Russians top EU asylum seekers Gaddafi-tainted … Continue reading

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Security industry is shaping EU legislation

Security industry is shaping EU legislation Today @ 09:02 Related MEPs: EU needs defence force ‘under Union command’ Private security firms cash in on guarding EU borders Stolen EU funds in the billions, top official says By Nikolaj Nielsen At … Continue reading

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Maritime Security Firm AdvanFort Opens Hamburg Office

Maritime Security Firm AdvanFort Opens Hamburg Office MarineLink.com Monday, September 02, 2013 Axel Tuetken: Photo credit AdvanFort The AdvanFort Company has opened an office in Hamburg, Germany, as part of its growing worldwide customer service network, particularly for clients in … Continue reading

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