Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Friday's Miscellany 08-07-2020

 38 North

·         Ri Pyong Chol: Kim’s New Right Hand Man? 

 American Enterprise Institute

·         Special Operations Forces and Great-Power Competition In The21st Century 

 Arab Center for Research & Policy Studies

·         A Law of Diminishing Returns: Transitional Justice in Post-Revolutionary Libya 

 Arctic Institute

·         Data Hunting in Subzero Temperatures: The Arctic as a New Frontier in Beijing’s Push for Digital Connectivity 

 Atlantic Council

·         Alliance Power for Cybersecurity 

 Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI)

·         Covid-19 Disinformation & Social Media Manipulation [Update] 

 Baker Institute for Public Policy

·         Automation Does Not Kill Jobs; It Increases Inequality 

·         Avoiding Conflict? U.S. & Mexico Future Defense Scenarios 

 Barcelona Centre for International Affairs (CIDOB)

·         The European Asylum System: A Necessary Case of Differentiation 

 Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies (BESA)

·         The American Left’s Media Purge

·         Amnesty International and Qatari Information Warfare 

·         Battleground Africa: The Muslim Brotherhood’s Next Frontier 

·         Cancel Culture and the Jewish Experience 

·         Hezbollah Pushes Lebanon Toward Iranian Domination 

·         The Intelligence Dimension of the IDF’s Flight from South Lebanon in May 2000 

·         Israel Versus Anyone: A Military Net Assessment of the Middle East

·         Japanese Defense Policy Is Changing 

·         The New Silk Road and the Maghreb Region 

·         Russia’s Troubles with Its “String of Pearls” 

·         What Really Happened at the Port of Beirut? 

·         When Managing Chaos, a Little Humility Wouldn’t Hurt 

 Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

·         Is China Beating the U.S. to AI Supremacy?

·         Is China's Hydrogen Economy Coming? 

·         Modern Warfare Destroys Brains  

 Bipartisan Policy Center

·         Cementing American Artificial Intelligence Leadership: AI Research & Development

 Blair Institute for Global Change

·         Breaking Free From 14-Day Quarantine: A Way Forward for Travel 

·         Leveraging Tech in the Developing World – for Covid-19 and Beyond 


·         Digital Contact Tracing and the Coronavirus: Israeli and Comparative Perspectives

·         Historical Tensions and Contemporary Governance Challenges in Southeast Asia: The Case of Indonesia 

·         Marijuana Liberalization and Public Finance: A Capital Market Perspective on a Public Health Policy 

·         No More Status Quo: A Community-Led Action Plan for Addressing Structural Inequity during COVID-19 Recovery

·         Why is the Trump Administration Banning TikTok and WeChat? 

 CATO Institute

·         Discrimination, Migration, and Economic Outcomes: Evidence from World War I

·         Health Care Workforce Reform: COVID-19 Spotlights Need for Changes to Clinician Licensing

 Center for a New American Security (CNAS)

·         Reengaging Iran: A New Strategy for the United States 

·         United Kingdom Veteran Landscape 

 Center for Advanced Defense (C4ADS) 

·         Safe Harbor: Port Prevalence in Cases of Forced Labor inFishing 

 Center for Global Development

·         The Hedgehog, the Fox, and the Hounds: How the FCDO Can Deliver Its Vision for Development 

·         Restructuring Sovereign Debt to Private Creditors in Poor Countries: What’s Broken? 

 Center for Security and Emerging Technology (CSET)

·         The AI Triad and What It Means for National Security Strategy

·         Chinese Perspectives on AI and Future Military Capabilities 

·         Export Control Law of the People’s Republic of China (Draft)(Second Version) [translation] 

·         Key Points and Difficulties for Comprehensive Legislation on Military-Civil Fusion Development [translation] 

·         U.S. Demand for AI-Related Talent 

 Center for Security Studies (CSS)

·         Analyses in Security Policy No. 268: The WHO’s Dilemma in Global Outbreak Response 

·         Caucasus Analytical Digest No. 116: Public Opinion In Georgia - New Caucasus Barometer Results 

 Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments (CSBA)

·         Which Way the Dragon? Sharpening Allied Perceptions of China’s Strategic Trajectory 

 Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)

·         Allied Economic Forum: Lessons Learned 

·         Covid-19 Response Update: July 31-August 7 

·         Cycle Times and Cycles of Acquisition Reform

·         Is It Possible to Avert Chaos in the Vaccine Scramble? 

·         A New U.S. Policy Framework for the African Century 

·         Significant Cyber Incidents [updatedJuly 2020

·         Venezuela: Pandemic and Foreign Intervention in a Collapsing Narcostate 

 Center on Global Energy Policy

·         Green Stimulus Proposals in the United States and China 

·         Nuclear Decision-Making in Iran: Implications for US Nonproliferation Efforts

 Center on Law, Ethics and National Security

·         Guest Post: “Truman’s Executive Order Integrating the Military” 

 Centre for European Reform (CER)

·         Is the US or Europe more resilient to COVID-19?


·         European Law Enforcement Research Bulletin, no. 19,Winter/Spring 2020 

o    The role of Europol in international interdisciplinary European cooperation

o    Citizens’ trust in the police and police trust-building strategies

o    Social Media for Community Oriented Policing

o    The Emergence and Evolution of Lesbian and Gay Police Associations in Europe

o    Illegal Trading in Endangered Animal and Plant Species from an Austrian Perspective

o    Organised Crime: New Challenges and Response

o    Past, present and future trends of Europol’s evolution in the European law enforcement cooperation

o    Policing Domestic Violence: Strategy, Competence, Training

o    Interagency Cooperation

 Clingendael - Netherlands Institute of International Relations

·         Albanian-Dutch Cooperation to Fight Transnational Organised Crime

·         Five Crises around Europe Not to Be Forgotten despite Covid-19 

 Community Outreach Policing Services (COPS)

·         Improving the Identification, Investigation, and Reporting of Hate Crimes: A Summary Report of the Law Enforcement Roundtable 

 Congress. House. Foreign Affairs Committee

·         An Update on the Rohingya Crisis 

 Congress. House. Homeland Security Committee

·         Secure, Safe, and Auditable: Protecting the Integrity of the 2020 Elections  

 Congress. House. Oversight & Reform Committee

·         Hybrid Hearing on "FITARA 10.0" 

 Congress. Senate. Armed Services Committee

·         Findings and Recommendations of the Cyberspace Solarium Commission 

 Congress. Senate. Energy & Natural Resources Committee

·         Hearing to Examine Efforts to Improve Cybersecurity for the Energy Sector  

 Congress. Senate. Finance Committee

·         Part 2: Protecting the Reliability of the U.S. Medical Supply Chain During the COVID-19 Pandemic 

·         Part 1: Protecting the Reliability of the U.S. Medical Supply Chain During the COVID-19 Pandemic 

·         WTO Reform: Making Global Rules Work For Global Challenges 

 Congress. Senate. Foreign Relations Committee

·         Venezuela in Maduro's Grasp: Assessing the Deteriorating Security and Humanitarian Situation 

 Congress. Senate. Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs Committee

·         Oversight of DHS Personnel Deployments to Recent Protests 

 Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies

·         Security Nexus, v. 21  

o    Assessing the Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism: Practitioner Insights

 Department of Defense (DOD)

·         COVID-19 Travel Restrictions Installation Status Update, Aug. 5, 2020 

·         State of the Space Industrial Base 2020: A Time for Action to Sustain US Economic & Military Leadership in Space 

·         Supplement 12 of the Force Health Protection Guidance 

 Department of Defense Inspector General (DODIG)

·         DODIG-2020-108 Audit of the Air Force Remotely Piloted Aircraft Operations and Maintenance Support Contract 

·         DODIG-2020-109 Special Report: Lessons Learned for Department of Defense Acquisition Officials During Acquisition Reform 

·         Lead Inspector General for Operation Inherent Resolve Quarterly Report to the United States Congress | April 1, 2020 – June 30, 2020 

·         Lead Inspector General for Operation Pacific Eagle-Philippines I Quarterly Report to the United States Congress I April 1, 2020 - June 30, 2020 

 Department of Homeland Defense, Office of Inspector General

·         OIG-20-55 CBP Needs a Comprehensive Process for Conducting Covert Testing and Resolving Vulnerabilities - (REDACTED) 

·         OIG-20-58 FEMA Did Not Properly Award and Oversee the Transitional Sheltering Assistance Contract 

 Department of Justice

·         Public Release of the Department’s Findings with Respect to the 29 FISA Applications that Were the Subject of the March 2020 OIG Preliminary Report [statement] 

o    Report 

 Department of State

·         2020 Report to Congress Pursuant to Section 5 of the Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act of 2018 (P.L. 115-441)

·         GEC Special Report: Pillars of Russia’s Disinformation and Propaganda Ecosystem 

·         History, Ambition, and Technology: The Chinese Communist Party’s Challenges to U.S. Export Control Policy [remarks by Dr. Ford, Assist Sec of State] 

 Department of the Treasure - Special Inspector General for Pandemic Recovery

·         Special Inspector General for Pandemic Recovery InitialReport to Congress 

 East West Center

·         Fire and Rain: The Legacy of Hurricane Lane in Hawaii 

·         Mongolia’s Response to Increasing U.S.-China-Russia Rivalry in Asia 

 Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Office of Inspector General

·         Pandemic Report 

 European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC)

·         Objectives for COVID-19 Testing in School Settings 

·         Rapid Risk Assessment: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the EU/EEA and the UK – Eleventh Update: Resurgence of Cases  

 European  Economic  Advisory  Group  (EEAG)

·         Europe’s Pandemic Politics: Economic Developments around theWorld Fiscal and Monetary Consequences of Covid-19 Risk, Insurance and Solidarity Markets, Policies and Structural Change

 European Leadership Network (ELN)

·         Belarus beyond 2020: Implications for Russia and the West 

 European Network for Economic and Fiscal Policy Research (EconPol)

·         Equilibrium Bitcoin Pricing 

·         Has Immigration Contributed to the Rise of Rightwing Extremist Parties in Europe? 

·         The Impact of the COVID-19 Crisis on European Businesses: Evidence from Surveys in Austria, Germany and Spain 

 European Union

·         Balancing Integration and Autonomy: How EFTA Countries Reconcile EU-Approximation and Independence 

·         Emerging Technologies in Electronic Components and Systems(ECS) Opportunities Ahead: Annexes 

·         Exploring the Boundaries of Air Traffic Management: A Summary of SESAR Exploratory Research Results : 2016-2020 

·         From Starting to Scaling: How to Foster Startup Growth in Europe 

 European Union Institute for Security Studies (EUISS)

·         Stand by Me! The Sino-Russian Normative Partnership inAction 

 Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

·         FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, August 2020  

o    Positive Policing

o    Undercover Chatting with Child Sex Offenders

o    Legal Digest: Importance of Investigating Sentencing Enhancements

o    Leadership Spotlight: Embrace this Moment

 Finnish Institute of International Affairs (FIIA)

·         Belarus without Lukashenko: How it Became a Realistic Scenario 

 Foundation for Defense of Democracies (FDD)

·         Monograph Crisis in Lebanon: Anatomy of a Financial Collapse

 Future Directions International

·         Pakistan under the China Model of Governance 

 German Council on Foreign Relations (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Auswärtige Politik e. V.)

·         Presidential Election in Belarus: Tensions Are Likely to Prevail 

 German Marshall Fund of the United States

·         Digital Media Has Fueled an Unprecedented Challenge to the Regime in Belarus

·         Five Authoritarian Pandemic Messaging Frames and How to Respond 

·         The Wheel May Be About to Turn (Again) in U.S.-Belarus Relations 

 Global Network on Extremism & Technology (GNET)

·         Public-Private Collaboration to Counter the Use of the Internet for Terrorist Purposes 

·         The Role of the Internet in Facilitating Violent Extremism: Insights from Former Right-Wing Extremists 

 Government Accountability Office (GAO)

·         Climate Change: A Climate Migration Pilot Program Could Enhance the Nation's Resilience and Reduce Federal Fiscal Exposure GAO-20-488 

·         Defense Workforce: DOD Needs to Assess Its Use of Term and Temporary Appointments GAO-20-532 

·         Department of Defense: Eating Disorders in the Military GAO-20-611R 

·         Information Technology: Federal Agencies and OMB Need to Continue to Improve Management and Cybersecurity GAO-20-691T [testimony] 

·         Natural Gas Exports: Updated Guidance and Regulations Could Improve Facility Permitting Processes GAO-20-619 

·         Next Generation Combat Vehicles: As Army Prioritizes Rapid Development, More Attention Needed to Provide Insight on Cost Estimates and Systems Engineering Risks GAO-20-579 

·         Opioid Use Disorder: Treatment with Injectable and Implantable Buprenorphine GAO-20-617

 Hague Centre for Strategic Studies  (HCSS)

·         Third Offset Strategy: Reacting to Risk or Becoming Blindsided? 

 Henry Jackson Society

·         British Muslim Anti-Semitism 

 Heritage Foundation

·         Assessing the Trump Administration’s Immigration Policies 

·         China: Trump Administration Needs to Align Its Trade Policies with Its Priorities 

 Human Rights Watch

·         Stopping Killer Robots: Country Positions on Banning FullyAutonomous Weapons and Retaining Human Control 

 Information Technology & Innovation Foundation (ITIF)

·         How Nine Flawed Policy Concepts Hinder the United States from Adopting the Advanced-Industry Strategy It Needs 

 Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (IDSA)

·         Estimating India’s Defence Manpower 

 Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)

·         Balancing the Total Force: An Ongoing Issue  

·         Trustworthy Autonomy: A Roadmap to Assurance, Part 1: System Effectiveness 

 Institute for Integrated Transitions (IFIT)

·         Bargaining with the Devil to Avoid Hell? A Discussion Paperon Negotiations with Criminal Groups in Latin America and the Caribbean 

 Institute for National Security Studies (INSS - Israel)

·         Israel, Hezbollah, and the Deterrence Equation following the Beirut Disaster 

·         The “Tnufa” Multi-Year Plan for the IDF: Where are the Cabinet Approval and the Budgets? 

 Institute for Security & Development Policy (ISDP)

·         Combating Narcotics and Trafficking: Revisiting the Opioid Crisis 

·         New Roadmap for Denuclearization and Peacebuilding

 Institute for Security Studies [Africa]

·         South African Crime Quarterly, no. 68 

 Institute for Strategic Dialogue

·         Reply All: Inauthenticity and Coordinated Replying in Pro-Chinese Communist Party Twitter Networks 

 Institute for the Study of War

·         Iraq Situation Report: July 29 - Aug. 5 

·         Syria Situation Report: July 22 - Aug. 4

 Institute of Development Studies (IDS)

·         Conflict Analysis of North Eastern Kenya 

·         Covid-19 RCCE Strategies for Cross-Border Movement in Eastern and Southern Africa 

·         The Humanitarian Innovation and Evidence Programme (HIEP): Bringing New Evidence and Methods to Humanitarian Action 

 Institute of International Affairs (Istituto Affari Internazionali)

·         China and Middle East Security Issues: Challenges,Perceptions and Positions

·         EU Defence: Franco-German Cooperation and Europe's Next Generation Battle Tank 

·         Ideology, Not Strategy, Explains the US Troop Withdrawal from Germany

·         Re-energising Transatlantic Relations: Towards a Different EU Approach to Latin America 

 Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

·         Bangladesh the Much-Coveted Neighbour 

·         China’s Hydropower Projects on River Brahmaputra

·         Forthcoming Parliamentary Elections in Sri Lanka: Initial Observations 

·         The Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple Case: Landmark Ruling by the Indian Supreme Court 

 International Centre for Defence and Security (ICDS)

·         Between the Chinese Dragon and American Eagle: 5G Development in the Baltic States 

 International Crisis Group

·         Bolivia Faces New Polls in Shadow of Fraud Row

·         COVID-19 and a Possible Political Reckoning in Thailand 

·         Pakistan’s COVID-19 Crisis 

·         Peace in Ukraine (II): A New Approach to Disengagement 

·         Raising the Stakes in Jammu and Kashmir 

 Korea Institute for National Unification

·         South Korean Public Opinion on the ROK-U.S. Defense-cost Sharing Negotiations 

 Lowy Institute for International Relations

·         Submission to the Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Inquiry into the Implications of the COVID-19 Pandemic for Australia's Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade

·         The World Trade Organization: An Optimistic Pre-mortem in Hopes of Resurrection

 Marshall European Center for Strategic Studies

·         “Germany’s EU Presidency 2020: The Security Dimension and EU-NATO Cooperation” 


·         COVID-19 Related Malicious File Detectors 

 Middle East Institute

·         After Successfully Managing COVID-19, Tunisia Gets Back to Its Old Problems 

·         America Must Stay Focused on Georgia's De-Occupation and Transatlantic Path 

·         The Dangers Presented by Russian and PRC Weapons Sales to Iran 

·         The Paris Agreement in the Black Sea Region

·         Populism, Islamism, and Democratic Decline in Indonesia 

·         Syria is Facing a COVID-19 Catastrophe 

·         To Recognize or Not to Recognize: EU Recognition of Palestine 

·         What Does China’s Growing Engagement in Afghanistan Mean forthe US? 

 National Academies Press

·         Exploring the Frontiers of Innovation to Tackle Microbial Threats: Proceedings of a Workshop 

 National Endowment for Defense (NED)

·         Artificial Intelligence and Democratic Norms: Meeting the Authoritarian Challenge 

·         Global Democracy & COVID-19: Upgrading International Support 

 National Institute for Defense Studies (NIDS)

·         “Control of the Air” and “Air Superiority” in the American Military 

·         East Asian Strategic Review 2020 [English & Japanese]

o    Introduction:  East Asia in 2019

o    Chapter 1 Nuclear Arms Control: Modernizing Nuclear Forces and Creating a Positive Environment for Nuclear Disarmament

o    Chapter 2 China: China-US Relations’ Transformation into a Hegemonic Struggle

o    Chapter 3 The Korean Peninsula: Diplomacy and Politics of Reintroducing a State of Nuclear-Missile Crisis

o    Chapter 4 Southeast Asia: Challenges of Government Selection and Governance

o    Chapter 5 Russia: Termination of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty from the Perspective of the Putin Administration

o    Chapter 6 The United States: Implementing the “Great Power Competition” Strategy

o    Chapter 7 Japan: Initiatives for a Free and Open Indo-Pacific

 National Security Archive

·         The Atomic Bomb and the End of World War II 

 Naval War College

·         International Law Studies 2020, v. 96, issue 1 

o    Release of a Detained Warship and Its Crew through Provisional Measures: A Comparative Analysis of the ARA Libertad and Ukraine v.Russia Cases 

 New America

·         Evaluating the Digital Standard: How to Assess the Security of the Internet of Things 

 Norwegian Institute for International Affairs (NUPI)

·         China and South Asia Crisis Management in the Era of Great Power Competition

 Observer Research Foundation

·         Deradicalisation as Counterterrorism Strategy: TheExperience of Indian States

·         Indigenous Technology as a Strategic Moat for India 

·         One year since the Christchurch Call to Action: A Review 

·         Protecting Cancer Care through the Covid-19 Crisis and Its Aftermath 

·         Tackling Insurgent Ideologies in an Pandemic World

·         Towards a Deliberative BIMSTEC [Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation] 

 Office of Naval Intelligence (ONI)

·         (U) UPDATED China: Naval Construction Trends vis-à-vis U.S. Navy Shipbuilding Plans, 2020-2030 [from a FOIA request by FAS] 

 Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE)

·         Consolidated Reference for OSCE Anti-Terrorism Efforts 

·         CSCE Testimonies: Causes and Consequences of Helsinki Final Act 1972–1989 

·         Gender Analysis of COVID-19 Response in the Republic ofSerbia 

·         Overview of OSCE Counter-Terrorism Related Commitments 

 Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)

·         European COVID-19 Credit Support Pledges Far Exceed the Amounts Paid Out 

·         Sovereign Debt Restructuring: The Centrality of the IMF's Role 

·         Vietnam and Mexico Could Become Major Players in Global Supply Chains  

 Pew Research Center Hispanic Trends

·         Coronavirus Economic Downturn Has Hit Latinos Especially Hard

 Pew Research Center Religion & Public Life

·         Americans Oppose Religious Exemptions From Coronavirus-Related Restrictions 

·         White Evangelicals See Trump as Fighting for Their Beliefs, Though Many Have Mixed Feelings About His Personal Conduct 

 Pew Research Center U.S. Politics & Policy

·         Most Americans Say State Governments Have Lifted COVID-19 Restrictions Too Quickly 

·         Voters Rarely Switch Parties, but Recent Shifts Further Educational, Racial Divergence 

 Policy Exchange

·         Academic Freedom in the UK: Protecting Viewpoint Diversity 

·         Call for Evidence: Building Hospitals in the Post-Covid Era 

 Political Economy Research Institute (PERI)

·         How Race and Gender Shape COVID-19 Unemployment Probability 

·         Potential Reserve Army and Diverging Paths of Transition in Former State Socialist Economies 

 Project on Government Oversight (POGO)

·         Stifling Dissent: How the Federal Government’s Channels forChallenging Policies from Within Fall Short 


·         Masculinities and Preventing Violent Extremism: Making the Connections 

RAND Corporation

·         An Assessment of State Voting Processes: Preparing for Elections During a Pandemic 

·         Climate Finance and Green Bond Evolution: Informing Policy with Machine Learning Text Analytics 

·         Consolidation by Any Other Name: The Emergence of Clinically Integrated Networks

·         Corporate Knowledge for Government Decisionmakers: Insights on Screening, Vetting, and Monitoring Processes 

·         Database of State Voting Laws: Preparing for Elections During a Pandemic 

·         Evaluation of Families Forward Learning Center: Participant Perspectives and Student Outcomes

·         Modeling Career Enlisted Aviator Retention in the U.S. AirForce 

·         Options for Ensuring Safe Elections: Preparing for Elections During a Pandemic 

·         North Korean Conventional Artillery: A Means to Retaliate,Coerce, Deter, or Terrorize Populations 

·         Social Studies Teachers' Perspectives on Key Civic Outcomes in 2010 and 2019: Civic Development in the Era of Truth Decay 

Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)

·         The Integrated Review: Harnessing the UK’s Financial Capabilities in Support of National Security 

S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies

·         Beyond Relief!

Small Wars Journal

·         Third Generation Gangs Strategic Note No. 30: Traficante Evangélico (Evangelical Trafficker) Creates “Complexo de Israel” Using Confessional Violence to Consolidate Control in Five Rio Favelas 

South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA)

·         Ocean Accounts: A Seachange Approach in Ocean Decision-Making 

·         Powering Extraction: Use of Renewables in the Minerals Sector

Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR)

·         SIGAR 20-48-FA  Department of State’s Afghanistan Flexible Implementation and Assessment Team Program: Audit of Costs Incurred by TigerSwan LLC

Stimson Center

·         Complementing the Padlock: The Prospect of Blockchain for Strengthening Nuclear Security 

·         IAEA Nuclear Security Recommendations (INFCIRC/225): The Next Generation 

Strategic Studies Institute (SSI)

·         Rise and Fall? The Rise and Fall of ISIS in Libya 

Taylor & Francis

·         Defence Studies, 2020, v. 20, no. 3

o    Below the Radar. Examining a Small State’s Usage of Tactical Unmanned Aerial Vehicles [open access] 

United Nations

·         United Nations Comprehensive Response to COVID-19: Saving Lives, Protecting Societies, Recovering Better 

UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP)

·         Beyond the COVID-19 Pandemic: Coping with the ‘New Normal’ in Supply Chains 

·         Policy Brief: The Impact of COVID-19 on South-East Asia

U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission

·         Conflict on the Sino-Indian Border: Background for Congress 

US Institute of Peace (USIP)

·         Disengagement and Reconciliation in Conflict-Affected Settings

·         India’s Kashmir Conundrum: Before and After the Abrogation of Article 370 

·         Toward a Kashmir Endgame? How India and Pakistan Could Negotiate a Lasting Solution 

US Secret Service. National Threat Assessment Center

·         Mass Attacks in Public Spaces - 2019   

o    Prior reports

o    2018 

o    2017 

Washington Institute for Near East Policy

·         The 25-Year Agreement between China and Iran: A Continuation of Previous Policy

·         Health, Politics, and Stability in the Middle East: ACOVID-19 Update

·         Lebanese Hezbollah Select Worldwide Activities Interactive Map and Timeline 

·         Mapping Hezbollah's Worldwide Activities

Wilson Center

·         Closing the Loop on Wastewater in China

·         Kennan Cable No. 56: No Great Game: Central Asia’s Public Opinions on Russia, China, and the U.S.

·         Polar Perspectives No. 1: Is It Time for a Paradigm Shift In How Antarctic Tourism Is Controlled?

·         The Repression Clock: A Strategy Behind Autocratic Regimes

·         Syrian Yezidis Under Four Regimes: Assad, Erdogan, ISIS and the YPG

World Bank

·         Results-Based Financing Through Social Enterprises : A White Paper for the Global Partnership for Results-Based Approaches, in Response to the Covid-19 Pandemic

·         Violence without Borders: The Internationalization of Crime and Conflict

World Economic Forum

·         The Internet of Bodies Is Here: Tackling New Challenges of Technology Governance