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Polish bootcamp trains security contractors for mission impossible

Polish bootcamp trains security contractors for mission impossible By Stanislaw Waszak Wlosciejewki, Poland (AFP) May 21, 2015 Five men, armed to the teeth, have just stormed a home and it did not go well, not well at all. “You killed … Continue reading

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The Empowerment of Private Military Companies (PMCs) as a Risk for Illegal Weapons Trafficking in Albania

The Empowerment of Private Military Companies (PMCs) as a Risk for Illegal Weapons Trafficking in Albania Balla, Jonida. “The Empowerment of Private Military Companies (PMCs) as a Risk for Illegal Weapons Trafficking in Albania.” Global Security Studies 2.3 (2011).

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Regulating private security in Europe: status and prospects

Regulating private security in Europe: status and prospects Born, Hans, et al. Regulating private security in Europe: status and prospects. Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF), 2007.

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Ukraine’s parliament gives early approval to bill letting foreigners serve in Ukraine’s army

Ukraine’s parliament gives early approval to bill letting foreigners serve in Ukraine’s army  Associated Press May 12, 2015 | 8:07 a.m. EDT  KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The Ukrainian parliament has given preliminary approval to allowing foreigners to serve in its … Continue reading

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Ukraine’s law on foreign mercenaries meant to disguise NATO’s presence in Donbass

Ukraine’s law on foreign mercenaries meant to disguise NATO’s presence in Donbass – DPR ITAR-TASS World Service 12 May 2015 12:57 (c) 2015 ITAR-TASS UKRAINE: DONBASS-LAW-MERCENARIES Ukraine’s law on foreign mercenaries meant to disguise NATO’s presence in Donbass – DPR … Continue reading

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Ukrainian Rada Considers Legalizing Use of Mercenaries

Ukrainian Rada Considers Legalizing Use of Mercenaries © Sputnik/ Evgeny Kotenko Europe 15:04 24.04.2015Get short URL 84117 Ukraine’s Verkhovna Rada moved to consider a law legalizing the use of mercenaries and recruiting them to take part in foreign conflicts. Ukraine’s … Continue reading

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Pentagon Calls Russian Claim Of U.S. Troops In Eastern Ukraine ‘Ridiculous’

Pentagon Calls Russian Claim Of U.S. Troops In Eastern Ukraine ‘Ridiculous’ Radio Free Europe Documents and Publications 23 April 2015 By RFE/RL Last updated (GMT/UTC): 23.04.2015 18:45 The Pentagon has denied a Kremlin claim that U.S. military trainers have been … Continue reading

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Ukraine to Set Up Private Military Companies to Deal With ‘War Syndrome’

Ukraine to Set Up Private Military Companies to Deal With ‘War Syndrome’ © Sputnik/ Pavel Palamarchuk Europe 10:30 05.04.2015(updated 10:31 05.04.2015) Get short URL 2239817 © Flickr/ Alan Covey Blackwater’s Back And They Might Reignite The Civil War In Ukraine … Continue reading

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US, European “private armies”, “mercenaries” fighting in Ukraine

US, European “private armies”, “mercenaries” fighting in Ukraine – Russian TV BBC Monitoring Former Soviet Union 04-06-2015 RUSSIA — American and European “private armies” and “mercenaries” are fighting pro-Russia rebels in Ukraine, Russian state TV has said. The claim was … Continue reading

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The Potential Use of PMSCs to Fulfill the EU’s Security Strategy

 The Potential Use of PMSCs to Fulfill the EU’s Security Strategy Subjects: Political science, Political science (General), Political science, Political science (General) Authors: Marco Marilli Date of publication: 2011 November Published in: Central European Journal of International and Security Studies, … Continue reading

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