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The Externalization of Peacekeeping Policy, Responsibility, and Accountability

The Externalization of Peacekeeping Policy, Responsibility, and Accountability

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Contracting for Stability: The Potential use of Private Military Contractors as a United Nations Rapid-Reaction Force

Contracting for Stability: The Potential use of Private Military Contractors as a United Nations Rapid-Reaction Force

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UN’s Use of Private Military and Security Companies in Peacekeeping Operations-Is There a Legal Basis?

UN’s Use of Private Military and Security Companies in Peacekeeping Operations-Is There a Legal Basis?

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Quarterly Highlights – UN Working Group on the use of mercenaries: NY panel, Human Rights Council, Exhibit

Quarterly Highlights – UN Working Group on the use of mercenaries: NY panel, Human Rights Council, Exhibit Dear Colleagues, As part of its engagement with stakeholders, we are pleased to share with you in this message the highlights of the … Continue reading

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PRIVATIZATION OF WAR: IMPACT ON HUMAN RIGHTS

Panel Event Thursday 21 July 2016 Conference Room 3, United Nations Headquarters, New York PRIVATIZATION OF WAR: IMPACT ON HUMAN RIGHTS How does PMSC activity affect the right of peoples to self-determination? In the context of PMSC activity, how can … Continue reading

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

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

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UN Debates the Impact of Mercenaries on Human Rights

UN Debates the Impact of Mercenaries on Human Rights United Nations, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) The UN Working Group for the Use of Mercenaries is holding a forum aimed at evaluating the impact of the privatization of war on human … Continue reading

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Contracting for Stability: The Potential Use of Private Military Contractors as a United Nations Rapid-Reaction Force

Contracting for Stability: The Potential Use of Private Military Contractors as a United Nations Rapid-Reaction Force

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Exploring PSC–military relations: Swedish officers and the private security sector in peace operations

Exploring PSC–military relations: Swedish officers and the private security sector in peace operations

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Is the World Ready for Private Military Companies as Peacekeepers?

Is the World Ready for Private Military Companies as Peacekeepers? By Tanya Rohatgi on 01/07/2016 Private contractors can provide immediate relief to a conflict-torn region, but run the risk of damaging the very fabric of the international state system in … Continue reading

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