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The Privatisation of ‘the Core Business of UN Peacekeeping Operations’: any Legal Limit?

“The Privatisation of ‘the Core Business of UN Peacekeeping Operations’: any Legal Limit?“, in 16 International Community Law Review, 2014, 405-422 Added by Mirko Sossai Abstract: The purpose of the present analysis is to investigate whether the law of collective … Continue reading

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The Use of Private Military and Security Companies by the United Nations

1. Introduction: The Use of Private Military and Security Companies by the United Nations. Detail Only Available Academic Journal By: Karska, Elżbieta; Karski, Karol. International Community Law Review. 2014, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p399-404. 6p. DOI: 10.1163/18719732-12341286. Subjects: PRIVATE military … Continue reading

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UN Found Corruption with in some of its Contractors in Somalia

UN Found Corruption with in some of its Contractors in Somalia Posted on November 13, 2014 by Warsame in Africa The United Nations fraud detection unit, otherwise known as the Office of Internal Oversight Services (OIOS) has recently been to … Continue reading

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Report on private military and security companies 24th Meeting 22nd Regular Session Human Rights Council

Report on private military and security companies 24th Meeting 22nd Regular Session Human Rights Council 8 Mar 2013 – H.E. Mr. Abdul Minty, Permanent Representative of South Africa and Chairperson of the Working Group on the activities of private military and security … Continue reading

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PRIVATIZATION OF PEACEKEEPING UN’S Institutional Capacity to Control Private Military and Security Companies

PRIVATIZATION OF PEACEKEEPING  UN’S Institutional Capacity to Control Private Military and Security Companies NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY, CALIFORNIA THESIS Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited by Huseyin Yigit September 2013 Thesis Co-Advisors: Anne Marie Baylouny Sophal Ear

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Privatizing security: talking with Lou Pingeot

Privatizing security: talking with Lou Pingeot Lou Pingeot and David Torres Pascual 5 November 2014 National security entrusted to the market’s private military and security companies can only address the symptoms, not the causes, of war and insecurity. Interview. A … Continue reading

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The Privatisation of ‘the Core Business of UN Peacekeeping Operations’: any Legal Limit?

“The Privatisation of ‘the Core Business of UN Peacekeeping Operations’: any Legal Limit?“, forthcoming in International Community Law Review, 2014 Added by Mirko Sossai Abstract: The purpose of the present analysis is to investigate whether the law of collective security … Continue reading

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Blackwater convictions spotlight need for treaty on private security UN experts

Blackwater convictions spotlight need for treaty on private security UN experts India Blooms News Service 28 October 2014 New York, Oct 28 (IBNS): The United Nations working group on the use of mercenaries today appealed for stronger global regulations of … Continue reading

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The Privatisation of ‘the Core Business of UN Peacekeeping Operations’: any Legal Limit?

Forthcoming “The Privatisation of ‘the Core Business of UN Peacekeeping Operations’: any Legal Limit?”, forthcoming in International Community Law Review, 2014 Uploaded by Mirko Sossai Abstract: The purpose of the present analysis is to investigate whether the law of collective … Continue reading

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A Tour De Horizon of Issues on the Agenda of the Mercenaries Working Group

A Tour De Horizon of Issues on the Agenda of the Mercenaries Working Group Gabor Rona Human Rights First ; Columbia Law School ; UN Mercenaries Working Group June 13, 2013 Minnesota Journal of International Law, Vol. 22, p. 324, … Continue reading

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