Sandline

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1997 - Events - March
... March 16 – Sandline affair On Bougainville Island, soldiers of commander Jerry Singirok arrest Tim Spicer and his mercenaries of the Sandline International ... Mercenaries of Sandline International withdraw from Papua New Guinea ... Julius Chan resigns as prime minister of Papua New Guinea, ending the Sandline affair ...
Sandline Affair
... The Sandline affair was a political scandal that became one of the defining moments in the history of Papua New Guinea, and particularly that of the conflict in Bougainville ... The event was named after Sandline International, a UK-based private military company force ...
Rakesh Saxena - Business With Sierra Leone
... Around July 1997 he contacted British mercenary Tim Spicer of the Sandline International to organize a counter-coup ... Saxena would raise the money so that Sandline could hire soldiers and buy equipment ... Saxena would pay Sandline for their operations ...
Simon Mann - Sandline International
... Mann went on to establish Sandline International with fellow ex-Scots Guards Colonel Tim Spicer in 1996 ... mostly in Angola and Sierra Leone, but in 1997 Sandline received a commission from the government of Papua New Guinea to suppress a rebellion on the ... Sandline International announced the closure of the company's operations on 16 April 2004 ...
Sandline Affair - The Affair Becomes Public
... dislike that Jerry Singirok had for the Sandline deal ... By the time the night was over, the entire band of Sandline mercenaries had been disarmed and arrested ... the government of PNG arranged for the material to be returned to Sandline ...