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A brisk business in safeguarding guns

Floating armouries Cruisin’ with guns A brisk business in safeguarding guns Jan 23rd 2016 | From the print edition IN OCTOBER 2013 the Seaman Guard Ohio, a Sierra Leone-flagged ship, was intercepted just under 11 nautical miles off the coast … Continue reading

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Armament on the High Seas

Armament on the High Seas December 10, 2015 – 1:01pm | admin By Liza Kane-Hartnett Last month, Sri Lanka announced that it had terminated its agreement with the private security firm Avant Garde to operate the country’s increasingly scandalous ‘floating armories.’ The … Continue reading

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Pirates, Politics & Protection

Pirates, Politics & Protection: Posted to Global Maritime Analysis with Joseph Keefe (byJoseph Keefe) on January 19, 2016 Like oil & water, they don’t mix. For many businesses on the collective, global waterfront, it is going to be a challenging … Continue reading

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How to Go From Grunt to Security Contractor

ACADEMI How to Go From Grunt to Security Contractor We Are the Mighty Thursday at 10:30 AM Many veterans can make the transition from military service to private security contracting There are many military specialties that translate into thriving careers … Continue reading

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Armament on the High Seas

Armament on the High Seas By MarEx 2015-12-14 18:41:58 By Liza Kane-Hartnett (courtesy World Policy Blog) Last month, Sri Lanka announced that it had terminated its agreement with the private security firm Avant Garde to operate the country’s increasingly scandalous … Continue reading

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Home Office guidance to applicants to possess firearms to protect UK registered ships

Home Office guidance to applicants to possess firearms to protect UK registered ships 

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Beware of illegal firearms and dangerous armed guards

Beware of illegal firearms and dangerous armed guards in Piracy and Security News 23/11/2015 A lot has been said and written about illegal firearms changing hands between PMSC’s along with borrowed/ leased/ subleased guards but eventually not enough. Relevant authorities … Continue reading

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Gulf Monarchies Love Mercenaries

Gulf Monarchies Love Mercenaries Guns-for-hire, many of them Colombian, bolster the region’s small armies Middle East November 23, 2015 Thomas Baron 7 Bahrain1 mercenaries1 United Arab Emirates1 Yemen4 In an attempt to bolster its ground operations in Yemen, the Saudi-led … Continue reading

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Emirates Secretly Sends Colombian Mercenaries to Yemen Fight

Middle East Emirates Secretly Sends Colombian Mercenaries to Yemen Fight By EMILY B. HAGER and MARK MAZZETTINOV. 25, 2015 Photo At least 32 people were killed when a suicide bomber attacked a mosque in Sana, Yemen, in September. Dozens have … Continue reading

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Private Security and Armed Military Guards

Private Security and Armed Military Guards

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