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last updated 23-May-2021
  Language skills have become essential in conflict fields. The translators that accompany the forces and humanitarian missions risk their life on a daily basis. Many of them have died in the conflicts in Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria and Yemen, to name a few. Now that the private military/security market is truly international, many large firms subcontract to local security outfits that employ native personnel. Yet, this not a universal trend and to different extents the services of linguistic firms can be a critical mission requirement.  
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Global Linguistic Solutions (GLS)

GLS exists to help Customers around the world to understand their operating environment, to communicate effectively, and to achieve their international goals. GLS provides customers with Understanding on three levels based on our skills in languages, cultural understanding, and regional expertise. Our customers are Military organizations, Government agencies, and Commercial companies seeking to operate in often dangerous and difficult international environments. [Information retrieved from the company's website in August 2020]:


Gryphon Group

Gryphon Group's Operational Language Programs (only aimed at the US military and its federal agencies) offers short-term and long-term language courses, cultural immersions, cross cultural awareness courses, strategic engagements; unique tailor-made missions, operational and training support. We offer a variety of services and each immersion or mission abroad is uniquely designed and tailor made to our client's unique goals and objectives. [Information retrieved from the company's website in August 2020]:



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