Tag Archives: Middle East

Recruiting Mercenaries for Middle East Fuels Rancor in Colombia

Recruiting Mercenaries for Middle East Fuels Rancor in Colombia Matthew Bristow Nafeesa Syeed NafeesaSyeed December 31, 2015 — 12:01 AM EST An army parade in Bogota, Colombia. Photographer: Oscar Sanabria/CON via Getty Images Defense minister says Saudi, U.A.E. won’t discuss … Continue reading

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Recruiting mercenaries for Middle East fuels rancor in Colombia

Recruiting mercenaries for Middle East fuels rancor in Colombia Matthew Bristow, Nafeesa Syeed and BloombergBloomberg BOGOTA _ Colombia’s government is frustrated at having its top soldiers lured to the Middle East as mercenaries for Saudi Arabia and the United Arab … Continue reading

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A Muslim Foreign Legion to Destroy ISIL?

A Muslim Foreign Legion to Destroy ISIL? Erik Carlson December 17, 2015 Despite its challenges, this course of action may be the best option to defeat this barbaric organization. After the horrific attacks on Paris, the world began contemplating how … Continue reading

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UNHCR ends G4S contracts in Jordan following campaign pressure

UNHCR ends G4S contracts in Jordan following campaign pressure Ryvka Barnard on December 3, 2015 0 Comments Protest in London, calls on the UN to cancel its $22m contracts with G4S. (Photo: BDS Movement/Facebook)      The … Continue reading

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Jordanians protest UN agencies’ G4S security contracts, firm serving Israel prisons

Jordanians protest UN agencies’ G4S security contracts, firm serving Israel prisons Published November 30th, 2015 – 06:38 GMT via SyndiGate.info The Stop G4S campaign at a 2013 protest in London. (Facebook)   Jordanians gathered outside UNDP’s premises in Amman on … Continue reading

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SA man killed in Jordan leaves behind fiancée, parents

SA man killed in Jordan leaves behind fiancée, parents Genevieve Quintal, News24 | 11 November, 2015 09:30 General view of King Abdullah bin Al Hussein Training Center where a Jordanian officer went on a shooting spree on Monday in Mwaqar … Continue reading

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Tampa defense contractor was among 5 killed in shooting rampage by Jordanian police officer

Tampa defense contractor was among 5 killed in shooting rampage by Jordanian police officer Katie Mettler, Times Staff Writer Tuesday, November 10, 2015 2:42pm TAMPA — One of the two Americans killed in a shooting attack Monday that left five … Continue reading

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The questions unanswered in Jordan attack that killed 2 U.S. contractors

The questions unanswered in Jordan attack that killed 2 U.S. contractors Villagers including relatives of Anwar Abu Zeid, the Jordanian officer the government said killed five people at a training facility, attend his funeral in Raymun, Jordan, on Nov. 12, … Continue reading

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ISIS Claims Lone Wolf Attack in Jordan That Killed Two Americans

ISIS Claims Lone Wolf Attack in Jordan That Killed Two Americans By Bridget Johnson November 16, 2015 chat 4 comments ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attack on a Jordanian police training facility that left two Americans dead — an … Continue reading

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Who is DynCorp International and what are they doing in Jordan?

Who is DynCorp International and what are they doing in Jordan? Published November 10th, 2015 – 13:02 GMT via SyndiGate.info Facebook Twitter Google+ Linkedin Pinterest Delicious Stumbleupon Digg Reddit Private security contractors work on a range of defense-related operations in … Continue reading

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