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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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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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