Mercenaries aid interventionist US policies

The United States uses private defense contractors to serve military first expansionist policies, former marine captain and State Department officer Matthew Hoh told RIA Novosti.

“To continue an interventionist policy in Muslim countries, the United States needs to have forces … Read the rest

The United States uses private defense contractors to serve military first expansionist policies, former marine captain and State Department officer Matthew Hoh told RIA Novosti.

“To continue an interventionist policy in Muslim countries, the United States needs to have forces … Read the rest

American military contractors arrive in Ukraine

greystoneA resident of Donetsk has posted a photo of soldiers on a social networking service site. The soldiers, outside a local military enlistment office, were armed with sub-machineguns and light-weight machineguns and spoke English. They wore the uniform that was … Read the rest

Ukrainian leadership to hire US mercenaries to suppress eastern regions

A private military company will be in charge of suppressing protest movements in Eastern Ukraine, said a source in the country’s Security Service. According to him, the name of the company is Greystone Limited.

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Press Ombudsman dismisses complaint from ‘private army’

The Press Ombudsman has dismissed a security company owners’ complaint against Independent Newspapers, regarding two stories published in the Weekend Argus, he said in a finding released on Wednesday.

According to the finding, the first story was published on September … Read the rest

Colombia sees troops join Arab mercenary force

Colombia’s defense ministry is alarmed about an exodus of top soldiers to the United Arab Emirates to join a highly paid U.S.-led mercenary force organized by Erik Prince, billionaire founder of the security firm Blackwater.

Prince, who sold Blackwater in … Read the rest