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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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Normative Power under Contract? Commercial Support to European Crisis Management Operations

International Peacekeeping Volume 21, Issue 1, 2014 Normative Power under Contract? Commercial Support to European Crisis Management Operations Francesco Giumelli* & Eugenio Cusumano pages 37-55 Published online: 07 Mar 2014 Abstract The increasing privatization of military and stability operations has … Continue reading

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Americans prowling in Ukraine? Russia might be winning propaganda war

Americans prowling in Ukraine? Russia might be winning propaganda war The Bellingham Herald Matthew Schofield By Matthew Schofield McClatchy Foreign Staff 14 May 2014, BERLIN In eastern Ukraine, among pro-Russian separatists, the notion that elite American fighters are prowling the … Continue reading

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