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Lawmakers Propose Creation of Russian Mercenary Firms

Lawmakers Propose Creation of Russian Mercenary Firms By Matthew Bodner Oct. 22 2014 16:54 Last edited 16:54 WikicommonsU.S. Army Soldiers conduct a test near Kabul, Afghanistan, Dec. 28, 2007. In a move inspired by the example of U.S. private military firms like Blackwater, … Continue reading

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Russian lawmakers propose creating private military companies

Russian lawmakers propose creating private military companies ITAR-TASS World Service 22 October 2014 05:45, DEFENCE: PRIVATE-COMPANIES Russian lawmakers propose creating private military companies MOSCOW, October 22. /TASS/. A Just Russia Party has submitted a bill to the State Duma, Russia’s … Continue reading

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HUNGER GAMES

HUNGER GAMES WPS: Defense & Security By Alexander Stepanov Versiya, No. 38, September 30 – October 06, 2013, p. 8 7 October 2013 (c) 2013 WPS Russian Media Monitoring Agency. EXPERIMENTS OF OUTSOURCING IMPLEMENTATION RESULTED IN COLLAPSE IN LOGISTIC OF … Continue reading

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Suspected Russian mercenary Zheleznov will be declared internationally wanted – investigators (Part 2)

Suspected Russian mercenary Zheleznov will be declared internationally wanted – investigators (Part 2) Interfax: Russia & CIS Military Newswire 7 October 2014 MOSCOW. Oct 7 (Interfax) – Russian Investigative Committee spokesman Vladimir Markin has confirmed that a criminal inquiry on … Continue reading

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DO YOU NEED THE SECOND ARMY?

DO YOU NEED THE SECOND ARMY? WPS: Defense & Security By Not specified Kommersant-Vlast, No. 26, July 07-13, 2014, p. 6 9 July 2014 (c) 2014 WPS Russian Media Monitoring Agency. EXPERTS DIFFER IN OPINIONS IF RUSSIA NEEDS PRIVATE MILITARY … Continue reading

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CONTROL OVER PRIVATE MILITARY COMPANIES WILL BE GIVEN TO THE DEFENSE MINISTRY

CONTROL OVER PRIVATE MILITARY COMPANIES WILL BE GIVEN TO THE DEFENSE MINISTRY WPS: Defense & Security By Alexei Krivoruchek Izvestia (Moscow issue), July 07, 2014, p. 2 9 July 2014, PRIVATE MILITARY COMPANIES WILL BE ABLE TO BECOME A RESERVE … Continue reading

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Private military contractors to fall under Defense Ministry purview – Draft Duma bill

Private military contractors to fall under Defense Ministry purview – Draft Duma bill Published time: July 07, 2014 09:31 Military personnel during contract exercises in the Baltic Fleet program “Intensive military training course” at the BF Khmelevka range. (RIA Novosti/Igor … 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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Russian ‘Blackwater’? MPs call for local security industry loophole

Russian ‘Blackwater’? MPs call for local security industry loophole Published time: June 27, 2014 15:01 Edited time: June 27, 2014 15:43 RIA Novosti / Iliya Pitalev Nationalist party LDPR deputies have drafted a law on private military companies to the … Continue reading

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Photo new weapon in Ukraine: U.S., Russia spar over mercenary charges, image

Photo new weapon in Ukraine: U.S., Russia spar over mercenary charges, image Orlando Sentinel By Paul Richter, Tribune Washington Bureau 21 May 2014, A3 VIENNA VIENNA — The Obama administration’s argument with the Kremlin over the unrest in Ukraine has … Continue reading

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