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Special forces veterans from around the world on their way to Chechnya

Special forces veterans from around the world on their way to Chechnya November 28, 2016 Nikolai Litovkin, RBTH Foreign experts would like to become instructors for security and intelligence personnel from Russia-friendly states at a ‘tactical city’ in Chechnya. However, … Continue reading

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In Somalia, U.S. Escalates a Shadow War

Africa In Somalia, U.S. Escalates a Shadow War By MARK MAZZETTI, JEFFREY GETTLEMAN and ERIC SCHMITTOCT. 16, 2016 Photo Ugandan troops serving with the African Union Mission in Somalia in 2012. About 200 to 300 American Special Operations troops work … Continue reading

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Serco makes ‘significant progress’ on prison guard training

Serco makes ‘significant progress’ on prison guard training Paul McBeth Monday October 3, 2016 2 Share Serco chief executive Rupert Soames (Newshub) Serco New Zealand Training, the private training establishment (PTE) set up to train workers at the prison manager’s … Continue reading

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Help wanted top guns for dogfights (Canada’s Contracted Airborne Training Services)

Help wanted  top guns for dogfights (Canada’s Contracted Airborne Training Services)

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Have Jet, Will Travel: Training F-35s Vs. 1950s Fighters

Have Jet, Will Travel: Training F-35s Vs. 1950s Fighters By Sydney J. Freedberg Jr. on July 18, 2016 at 4:37 PM The Air Force has too few pilots. The Navy has too few planes. Textron has a solution: outsource to … Continue reading

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Rikers Guards To Get Tasers, Kel-Tec Shotguns and Training From Private Military-Style Contractor

Rikers Guards To Get Tasers, Kel-Tec Shotguns and Training From Private Military-Style Contractor Marina Galperina Yesterday 1:40pm US C-SOG promotional images via the Courier Gazette The guards of Rikers Island—New York’s corrupt and deadly hellhole of a jail complex—are getting … Continue reading

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A Former Special Forces Soldier is Setting Up a Massive Private Military Facility in Ontario

A Former Special Forces Soldier is Setting Up a Massive Private Military Facility in Ontario By Sandro Frenguelli February 12, 2016 A Canadian Forces member training in Texas. Photo via Cpl Bruno Turcotte/DND On the surface, Brockville is just another … Continue reading

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Package Contract for UK Military Pilot Training Is Now Signed

Package Contract for UK Military Pilot Training Is Now Signed by Chris Pocock  – February 10, 2016, 6:00 PM Embraer is providing five Phenom 100 business jets for multi-engine training of British military pilots. (Image: Embraer) The contract to provide new … Continue reading

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L-3 Communications, L-3 Link Simulations and Training

L-3 Communications, L-3 Link Simulations and Training B-410644.2: Jan 20, 2016 Summary View Decision View Decision (PDF, 9 pages) DOCUMENT FOR PUBLIC RELEASE The decision issued on the date below was subject to a GAO Protective Order. This redacted version has … Continue reading

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Elbit, KBR contracted for U.K. military flight training program

Elbit, KBR contracted for U.K. military flight training program By Ryan Maass   |   Feb. 4, 2016 at 12:41 PM Follow @upi Affinity Flying Services Limited receives $721 million contract to support the U.K. Military Flight Training System, which supports training … Continue reading

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