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Yemeni mercenaries fight and die to protect Saudi border

[Translate] Yemeni mercenaries fight and die to protect Saudi border #YemenWar Thousands of poorly trained Yemenis have been hired to fight Houthis advancing on Saudi Arabia, as Saudi troops sit miles behind the front Yemeni tribesmen supporting forces loyal to … Continue reading

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Durban mercenary involved in Seychelles coup dies before book about his life is published

[Translate] Durban mercenary involved in Seychelles coup dies before book about his life is published 2017-08-07 07:21 Tania Broughton, News24 Correspondent The cover of the book about Peter Duffy’s life. (Tania Broughton, News24) SA mercenary dies in Shabaab attack – … Continue reading

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World-Systems based on Reciprocity. Eastern Empires, Aegean Polities and Greek Mercenaries in the Archaic Age

[Translate] World-Systems based on Reciprocity. Eastern Empires, Aegean Polities and Greek Mercenaries in the Archaic Age

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New Wars, Old Wars, and Medieval Wars: European Mercenaries as State Actors in Europe and North Africa, ca. 1100–1500

[Translate] New Wars, Old Wars, and Medieval Wars: European Mercenaries as State Actors in Europe and North Africa, ca. 1100–1500 Michael Lower Mediterranean Studies Vol. 25, No. 1, Special Issue: Non-state Actors in Mediterranean Politics (2017), pp. 33-52 Published by: … Continue reading

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On ‘Radio Times’: The difference between mercenaries and soldiers

[Translate] July 28, 2017 On ‘Radio Times’: The difference between mercenaries and soldiers In this Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015 file photo, Afghanistan’s National Army soldier smokes as a U.S. Army soldier from Charlie Company, 2-14 Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade, 10th … Continue reading

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UKRAINIAN MEDIA HAVE PUBLISHED A LIST OF ITALIAN MERCENARIES AND ACCOMPLICES OF THE ‘DNR-LNR’ TERRORISTS

[Translate] липня 24, 2017 UKRAINIAN MEDIA HAVE PUBLISHED A LIST OF ITALIAN MERCENARIES AND ACCOMPLICES OF THE ‘DNR-LNR’ TERRORISTS In the light of recent events in Italy, associated with the person of Roman Markiv, a Ukrainian military serviceman and a … Continue reading

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Hrytsak: Over 500 Russian mercenaries who fought in Donbas currently participate in hostilities in Syria By Interfax-Ukraine.

[Translate] Hrytsak: Over 500 Russian mercenaries who fought in Donbas currently participate in hostilities in Syria By Interfax-Ukraine. Published July 22 at 5:07 pm Russian-backed separatists take part in a military competition between tank units near the town of Torez … Continue reading

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Trump & Mercenaries: Arguments For

[Translate] Trump & Mercenaries: Arguments For By Michael LaBossiere The Trump regime seems to be seriously considering outsourcing the war in Afghanistan to mercenaries.  The use of mercenaries, or contractors (as they might prefer to be called), is a time-honored … Continue reading

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The Other Proletarians: Seasonal Labourers, Mercenaries and Miners

[Translate] The Other Proletarians: Seasonal Labourers, Mercenaries and Miners

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The galloping Hessian of the hollow: The search for early American identity through foreign mercenaries

[Translate] The galloping Hessian of the hollow: The search for early American identity through foreign mercenaries

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