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French, Spanish, Serb…Volunteers Join Pro-Russian Rebels

French, Spanish, Serb…Volunteers Join Pro-Russian Rebels Saturday, 30 August 2014   European volunteers are streaming into Ukraine to join the fighting on both sides. While Kiev’s forces are beefed up with mercenaries from private military companies, Europeans have also come … Continue reading

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How Mercenaries and Gun Culture Shaped One of the Best Strategy Games Ever Made

How Mercenaries and Gun Culture Shaped One of the Best Strategy Games Ever Made August 26, 2014 // 05:00 AM EST Written by Darius Kazemi Released in 1999, Jagged Alliance 2 is considered by many to be one of the best … Continue reading

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Daily views recruitment of Serbian nationals to fight in Ukraine, elsewhere

Daily views recruitment of Serbian nationals to fight in Ukraine, elsewhere BBC Monitoring European 26 August 2014 05:16 Text of report by Serbian newspaper Politika website on 17 August [Report by D. Teleskovic and J. Cerovina: "Export of war force"] … Continue reading

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A Tour de Horizon of Issues on the Agenda of the Mercenaries Working Group*

Minnesota Journal of International Law Summer, 2013 22 Minn. J. Int’l L. 324 Article: A Tour de Horizon of Issues on the Agenda of the Mercenaries Working Group* * The full title of the Working Group is “The Working Group … Continue reading

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Poland scotches reports mercenaries fighting in Ukraine

Poland scotches reports mercenaries fighting in Ukraine ITAR-TASS World Service Itar-Tass 20 August 2014 06:10 WARSAW, August 20 (Itar-Tass) – Poland’s Foreign Ministry on Wednesday dismissed allegations that mercenaries from that country are fighting in east Ukraine.

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Serbian deputy premier proposes banning citizens fighting abroad as mercenaries

Serbian deputy premier proposes banning citizens fighting abroad as mercenaries BBC Monitoring European 19 August 2014 13:19 (c) 2014 The British Broadcasting Corporation. Text of report by Serbian newspaper Vecernje novosti website on 19 August [Unattributed report: “War mercenaries crave … Continue reading

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Expendables Wanted: How to Hire an Actual Mercenary

Expendables Wanted: How to Hire an Actual Mercenary Leslie GornsteinAug 15, 2014 The Expendables 3 finds Sylvester Stallone and his fellow action stars emeriti once again deputized by the CIA to perform some off-the-books black ops, this time in Somalia, to … Continue reading

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Mercenaries, Extremists Become Major Balkans Export

Monday, August 18, 2014 Mercenaries, Extremists Become Major Balkans Export Kosovo police officers escort a man suspected of having fought with Islamist insurgents in Syria and Iraq as they arrive at a court in Pristina on August 12. Related Articles … Continue reading

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Gaza ‘mercenaries’ probe

Gaza ‘mercenaries’ probe Graeme Hosken | 13 August, 2014 00:10 “If South Africans are prosecuted for their involvement in the IDF they must be prosecuted, and also if they are involved in ‘military actions’ for Hamas,” Heitman said. File photo … Continue reading

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Foreign Mercenaries Bring Own Weapons to Fight Militia in East Ukraine

Foreign Mercenaries Bring Own Weapons to Fight Militia in East Ukraine RIA Novosti РИАН 6 August 2014 05:23 ST. PETERSBURG, August 6 (RIA Novosti) – Foreign mercenaries fighting independence forces in eastern Ukraine are bringing their own weapons and hardware … Continue reading

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