TITLE

Licence to Kill

AUTHOR(S)
O'Brien, Kevin A.
PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
World Today;Aug/Sep2003, Vol. 59 Issue 8/9, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the role of British private military companies in securing and stabilizing the security worldwide. Government proposal containing the options for regulation of private military companies; Factors influencing private military companies' role in supporting Great Britain's interest abroad; Concerns over the involvement of private security and military companies becoming supplementary wings of national armed forces.
ACCESSION #
10522237

 

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