mercenary


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Synonyms for mercenary

Synonyms for mercenary

ruthlessly seeking personal advantage

a freelance fighter

Synonyms for mercenary

a person hired to fight for another country than their own

marked by materialism

serving for wages in a foreign army

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profit oriented

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using Colombians through Prince's firm, but it is helping to spur Sudan to essentially use its publically raised army as a type of mercenary force in Yemen, with Sudan reportedly trading the mobilization of its forces with financial support from the U.
op=1/#ity-resources-group-is-active-in-the-middle-east-africa-the-americas-and-asia-2)  around the world use mercenary soldiers to carry out conflicts and secure important territories.
Mercenaries are an attractive option for rich countries that wish to wage war yet whose citizens may not want to fight," Sean McFate, a senior fellow at the Atlantic Council and author of "The Modern Mercenary," told the New York Times .
It focuses on the operational model of internet mercenary marketing, particularly how the business is organized, conducted, and implemented, and does not address the business model of the practice from the perspective of costs and profits.
As a spin-off of the widely-acclaimed Killzone series, Mercenary pits the player as a gun-for-hire in the intense interplanetary war.
Katz said that under the international law, "there are various different definitions for the concept of a mercenary.
The Bad Boy--Bert Hall: Aviator and Mercenary of the Skies.
Austen's depictions of the prudent and the mercenary raise questions of social discernment and moral choice: How can an heiress recognize whether a suitor is interested in her, or her money?
If the details about mercenaries received by NATO officials are accurate, both the leadership of the Polisario and Algerian authorities stand complicit in Gadhafi's efforts to reinforce his mercenary army," Gabriel said.
Summary: Algeria denied that it participated in mercenary operations against revolutionaries in Libya, said communication director at the foreign ministry Ammar Bellani in response to reports about Algerians working with mercenaries.
There are also books which examine the history of a single security company such as Jeremy Scahill's Blackwater: The Rise of the World's Most Powerful Mercenary Army.
It is this "norm," writes Percy, that has influenced centuries of mercenary history.
Mercenaries and paid men; the mercenary identity in the Middle Ages; proceedings.
20) For one, there are tactical limitations inherent in a mercenary force.