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Exclusive: Russian losses in Syria jump in 2017, Reuters estimates show

[Translate] Exclusive: Russian losses in Syria jump in 2017, Reuters estimates show By Maria Tsvetkova ReutersAugust 2, 2017 A portrait of Russian private military contractor Yevgeni Chuprunov is seen at his grave in Novomoskovsk, in Tula region, Russia June 1, … Continue reading

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New York Times voices moral outrage over profiteering military contractors … in Russia

[Translate] New York Times voices moral outrage over profiteering military contractors … in Russia By Bill Van Auken 11 July 2017 In an editorial published Monday, “The Spoils, and Profits, of Conflict,” the editors of the New York Times worked … Continue reading

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On guard: North Korean private security and the UN

[Translate] On guard: North Korean private security and the UN by Andrea Berger | May 23, 2017 | 1 Comment Malaysian-North Korean relations have been imploding since the assassination of Kim Jong Nam in Kuala Lumpur Airport, and the subsequent … Continue reading

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Private policing in South Africa: The Cape Town city improvement district — pluralisation in practice

[Translate] Private policing in South Africa: The Cape Town city improvement district — pluralisation in practice

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If You Can’t Be with the One You Love, Love the One You’re With: A Critical Analysis of the Latest South African Anti-mercenary Legislation

[Translate] If You Can’t Be with the One You Love, Love the One You’re With: A Critical Analysis of the Latest South African Anti-mercenary Legislation

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South African and International Attempts to Regulate Mercenaries and Private Military Companies

[Translate] South African and International Attempts to Regulate Mercenaries and Private Military Companies

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The exploitation of dynamic entrepreneurial capabilities by South African security firms

[Translate] The exploitation of dynamic entrepreneurial capabilities by South African security firms

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Survelliance of the Surveillers: Regulation of the Private Security Industry in South Africa and Kenya

[Translate] Survelliance of the Surveillers: Regulation of the Private Security Industry in South Africa and Kenya

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This is a national security risk

[Translate] This is a national security risk 2016-11-13 06:00 Sipho Masondo – The military pilot training school at Polokwane International Airport Picture: Supplied Top-secret reports from the State Security Agency (SSA) and a firm of private investigators hired by the … Continue reading

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In South Africa, a private army is fighting rhino poachers

[Translate] In South Africa, a private army is fighting rhino poachers A new class of anti-poaching guards at Simon Rood’s academy go through military-style drills. (Krista Mahr/FOR THE WASHINGTON POST) By Krista Mahr October 29 MARKEN, South Africa — There … Continue reading

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