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The Historical Background as Factor Favoring the Occurrence of Mercenaries and the Contemporary Role of Mercenarism in the Context of International Law

The Historical Background as Factor Favoring the Occurrence of Mercenaries and the Contemporary Role of Mercenarism in the Context of International Law

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Contracts of Russian mercenaries in Donbas expire in January, sources say

Contracts of Russian mercenaries in Donbas expire in January, sources say Ukrainian National News Agency 15 July 2014 05:59, © 2014 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.KYIV, July 15 /Ukrinform/. Contracts of the Russian mercenaries fighting on the side of the “militia” … Continue reading

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One Man Private Army

David Axe on Sep 13, 2013 Bob Denard. Via Militaryphotos.net One Man Private Army Invading an impoverished country mostly by himself, legendary gun-for-hire Bob Denard created a whole class of modern mercenary—and a new way of war An excerpt from … Continue reading

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VOLUNTEER IS NOT EQUAL TO MERCENARY

VOLUNTEER IS NOT EQUAL TO MERCENARY WPS: Defense & Security By Dmitry Runkevich, Elena Malay Izvestia (Moscow issue), June 30, 2014, p. 1 DUMA MEMBERS WILL CORRECT LEGISLATIVE NOTION OF “MERCENARY ACTIVITY” Duma members Yaroslav Nilov and Andrei Sintsov (both … Continue reading

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Ex-mercenary & SAS officer: Worst atrocities committed by child soldiers

Ex-mercenary & SAS officer: Worst atrocities committed by child soldiers June 30, 2014 08:30 Download video (205.14 MB) Soldiers of fortune. Hired guns. Mercenaries. They’ve existed throughout the known history of mankind, always there, where the flames of war are … Continue reading

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6 Legendary Mercenary Armies

June 24, 2014 6 Legendary Mercenary Armies By Evan Andrews Going back to ancient history, some of the world’s most feared fighting forces were made up of freelance warriors who weren’t aligned with any particular nation or king. Many of … Continue reading

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Mercenaries’ Lawyer Claims Bribery

Mercenaries’ Lawyer Claims Bribery All Africa 20 June 2014 08:54 Jun 20, 2014 (The NEWS/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX) — The unanimous verdict in the just-ended mercenary trial involving 13 Liberians is said to be marred by allegation of … Continue reading

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13 mercenaries get life jail in Liberia

13 mercenaries get life jail in Liberia APANEWS 17 June 2014 APA-Monrovia (Liberia)- All 13 Liberian mercenaries found guilty by a six-man jury at the Criminal Court ‘D’ were on Tuesday sentenced to life imprisonment. Criminal Court ‘D’ presiding Judge … Continue reading

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Liberia: Re-Trial Argument in Liberia Mercenaries Case, Judge Rules

Liberia: Re-Trial Argument in Liberia Mercenaries Case, Judge Rules By Kennedy L. Yangian, 17 June 2014 Monrovia — trial motion pending before him for hearing and determination, Presiding Judge Emery Paye is expected to render Judgment into the guilty verdict … Continue reading

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‘GUN POWDER ’ FIRING BLANKS

‘GUN POWDER ’ FIRING BLANKS The Courier-Mail By PETER MICHAEL 15 June 2014. SOLDIER of fortune Gary “Gun Powder” Peters and his exploits in war-torn Libya are the stuff of legend. But now parts of the ex-Aussie Digger and self-declared … Continue reading

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