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Unity Resources Group

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20 September 2013

Founding Industry Members

Author: International Code of Conduct for Private Security Service Providers Association (ICoCA)

Founding Industry Members ACADEMI, AEGIS, AGEMA Svcs., Al Hurea, Al Thuraya Consultancy, Edinburgh Intl., Edson Tiger, Ekpedefsi Epikinonia, KK Security, Kryptais Group Intl., Pheonix Maritime Protection, Pilgrims Group, Plexus Consultancy, Special...

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28 May 2013

Compliance

Author: Unity Resources Group

Unity has been involved in providing input in the new International Code of Conduct (ICoC); a Swiss Government led initiative. Unity is a signatory to this Code which means we are committed to fulfilling the humanitarian responsibilities towards, all...

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5 March 2013

The Privatization of War: Mercenaries, Private Military and Security Companies (PMSC)

Author: Jose Luis Gomez del Prado, for Global Research

The new security industry of private companies moves large quantities of weapons and military equipment. It provides services for military operations recruiting former militaries as civilians to carry out passive or defensive security. However, these...

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22 November 2011

Failure to Serve Sends Father of Slain Iraqi Woman Back to Square One [USA]

Author: Zoe Tillman, BLT: The Blog of Legal Times [USA]

The District of Columbia Court of Appeals affirmed...the dismissal...of a lawsuit against Unity Resources Group..., a private security company accused of fatally shooting an Iraqi woman in 2007. The plaintiff, the woman's father, hadn't properly...

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7 November 2011

In Death of Iraqi Woman, D.C. Appeals Court Considers Jurisdiction

Author: Zoe Tillman, BLT: The Blog of Legal Times [USA]

The District of Columbia Court of Appeals heard oral arguments...on whether a trial judge erred in dismissing a wrongful death lawsuit against two private contractors working in Iraq. Jalal Askander, a U.S. permanent resident, wants to sue a U.S....

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1 July 2011

Combating Impunity

Author: Business and Human Rights Documentation Project (B-HRD)

[sections include: "Business Impacts on Human Rights" - with links to statements/responses by CACI, Triple Canopy, Blackwater Worldwide, Crescent Security Group, KBR, Erinys; "Demanding Justice"; "Human Rights Defenders"]

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10 July 2010

[video] Father seeks justice for Iraq death

Author: Aljazeera English

In October 2007 Genevia Askander, a 30-year old humanitarian worker in Iraq, was returning home from church when the car she was in was sprayed with bullets. The deadly shooting was blamed on a US private security firm, Unity Resources Group. Almost...

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26 February 2010

US court says Research Triangle Institute can be sued over deaths of 2 Iraqi women allegedly killed by its security firm, Unity Resources

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26 February 2010

[DOC] Federal Judge: Research Triangle Institute can be sued for deaths of Iraqi civilians [USA]

Author: Paul Wolf, Attorney at Law [USA]

A Federal Judge has ruled that the Research Triangle Institute (RTI)…can be sued in the United States for the deaths of two Iraqi women killed by their security guards in Baghdad... The judge will also allow the victims' attorneys discovery on...

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26 February 2010

[PDF] Marani Awanis Manook, Jalal Askander Antranick v. Research Triangle Institute International and Unity Resources Group [USA]

Author: United States District Court for the District of Columbia

Presently before the Court are pending Motions to Dismiss by Defendants Research Triangle Institute (RTI) and Unity Resources in the separate cases of Plaintiffs Marani Awanis Manook and Jalal Askander Antranick…Plaintiffs allege that Defendant Unity...

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