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Blood, milk and coke: How did a Sydney milkman end up in a hit squad sent to kill drug lord Pablo Escobar?

[Translate] Blood, milk and coke How did a Sydney milkman end up in a hit squad sent to kill drug lord Pablo Escobar? The Weekend Australian Magazine, January 21-22, 2017 Story: Mark Schliebs and Trent Dalton She keeps the briefcase … Continue reading

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Mercenaries for Donbas are recruited via Russia’s conscription centers – Ukraine intelligence

[Translate] Sunday, 8 January, 2017, 14:15 Politics Mercenaries for Donbas are recruited via Russia’s conscription centers – Ukraine intelligence Russian mercenaries for rebel units in Donbas are recruited via army conscription centers located in Russia, Jan. 8 Ukraine intelligence report … Continue reading

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Can’t Make This Stuff Up: Ukrainian Neo-Nazis Try to Recruit Fighters in Brazil

[Translate] © AFP 2016/ GENYA SAVILOV Latin America 23:10 13.12.2016(updated 23:27 13.12.2016) Get short URL Can’t Make This Stuff Up: Ukrainian Neo-Nazis Try to Recruit Fighters in Brazil Ukrainian ultra-nationalist fighters’ search for recruits for their ongoing war in Donbass … Continue reading

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Gambia’s President Is Paying Mercenaries To Help His Cause After Shocking Election Defeat

[Translate] Gambia’s President Is Paying Mercenaries To Help His Cause After Shocking Election Defeat “Jammeh is ready to fight to the teeth and spend money to stay in power,” said an ex-Liberian soldier who said he is being recruited by the … Continue reading

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Rus, Varangian and Frankish mercenaries in the service of the Byzantine Emperors (9th-11th c.) Numbers, Organisation and Battle Tactics in the operational theatres of Asia…

[Translate] Rus, Varangian and Frankish mercenaries in the service of the Byzantine Emperors (9th-11th c.)  Numbers, Organisation and Battle Tactics in the operational theatres of Asia…

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From subject to citizen, or, “At once everyone seemed to come alive”: Hessian mercenaries gain autonomy and self define during the American Revolution, 1776-1783

[Translate] From subject to citizen, or, “At once everyone seemed to come alive”: Hessian mercenaries gain autonomy and self define during the American Revolution, 1776-1783

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Soldiers of Misfortune: The Angolan Civil War, the British Mercenary Intervention, and UK policy towards Southern Africa, 1975-6

[Translate] Soldiers of Misfortune: The Angolan Civil War, the British Mercenary Intervention, and UK policy towards Southern Africa, 1975-6

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Hessians: Mercenaries, Rebels, and the War for British North America

[Translate] Hessians: Mercenaries, Rebels, and the War for British North America Jesse McIntyre, III Military Review. 96.6 (November-December 2016): p131. Copyright: COPYRIGHT 2016 U.S. Army CGSC http://usacac.army.mil/CAC2/MilitaryReview/ Full Text: HESSIANS Mercenaries, Rebels, and the War for British North America Brady … Continue reading

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Scourge of the Gallowglass: for nearly four centuries these sons of Scottish clansmen and Norse raiders dominated the mercenary ranks of feudal Ireland

[Translate] Scourge of the Gallowglass: for nearly four centuries these sons of Scottish clansmen and Norse raiders dominated the mercenary ranks of feudal Ireland Ron Soodalter Military History. 33.2 (July 2016): p64. Copyright: COPYRIGHT 2016 World History Group, LLC http://www.historynet.com/magazines/military_history … Continue reading

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UK Mercenaries Fighting Daesh Should Not Be Punished – Ex-Special Forces Officer

[Translate] UK Mercenaries Fighting Daesh Should Not Be Punished – Ex-Special Forces Officer © Photo: Youtube/PressTV Documentaries Europe 16:37 20.12.2016(updated 16:38 20.12.2016) Get short URL 0 14420 Former UK servicemen who have traveled to Syria and Iraq to fight against … Continue reading

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