Sunday, November 28, 2010

Friday's Miscellany 11-26-2010

Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU)
· Governance Structures in Nimroz Province

· Poverty in Afghan Policy: Enhancing Solutions Through Better Defining the Problem

American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (AICGS)
· The Idea of the European Union as an Area of Freedom, Security, and Justice: Exploring the Europeanization of Germany’s Domestic Security Policy

· The Reform of the IMF: Europe’s Short-Term Arithmetic and Long-Term Choices

Asian Development Bank Institute
· Asia's Post-Global Financial Crisis Adjustment: A Model-Based Dynamic

Atlantic Council
· Adapting the US-EU Summit for a Globalized World

· Astana on the Atlantic: Transatlantic Strategy in Central Asia and the OSCE
· Missile Defense in NATO: A French Perspective
· NATO Missile Defense: Is Europe Ready?
· NATO and Territorial Missile Defense

Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI)
· Australian and Asian Perspectives on Resources Diplomacy

· The New Zealand Defence White Paper: A More Strategically-Extroverted Kiwi?
· Regionalism and Community: Australia’s Options in the Asia-Pacific

British American Security Information Council (BASIC)
· Iran Update: Number 147

o Iran-P5+1 negotiations likely within next few weeks
o IAEA releases new report as Iran clashes with IAEA, questions neutrality
o Iran experiencing more problems with centrifuges
o International sanctions regime intensifies
o Iran starts loading Bushehr nuclear power plant

Brookings Institute
· Pakistan Index: Tracking Variables of Reconstruction & Security in Pakistan [updated November 22, 2010]

· Reformist Islam Versus Radical Islam in Iran
· Taking Action on Climate Change: The Forecast for Cancun and Beyond

CARE International UK
· From Resolution to Reality: Lessons Learned from Afghanistan, Nepal and Uganda on Women’s Participation in Peacebuilding and Post-conflict Governance

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (CEIP)
· China Should Remain Prudent in Its Nuclear Fuel Path

Center for a New American Security (CNSA)
· Afghanistan’s Willing Entrepreneurs: Supporting Private-Sector Growth in the Afghan Economy

Center for American Progress
· Realignment: Managing a Stable Transition to Afghan Responsibility

Center for Immigration Statistics (CIS)
· Immigration and Economic Stagnation: An Examination of Trends 2000 to 2010

Center for Security Studies
· The African Standby Force Put to the Test

· Economic Sanctions: Silver Bullet or Harmless Dud?

Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS)
· Cooperative Mexican-U.S. Antinarcotics Efforts

· Issues in International Political Economy - On Elections - November 2010 - Number 131
· PacNet #57 - Hu Jintao’s Visit: Opportunity to Reset the U.S.-China Relationship
· Snatching Defeat: Shape and Fund the Future US Posture in Iraq or Lose the War
· The War in Afghanistan: Key Trends in the Fighting and ANSF Development in the November 2010 1230 Report

Chatham House
· World Today, December 2010, v. 66, no. 12

· Belarus: Land Between
· Britain and China: Being Friendly
· China: Uncertain Leap Forward
· China's Leadership: Fractures Finally Showing
· Cybersecurity and Society:

· Iraq Refugees: Seeking Safety
· Saudi Arabian Foreign Policy: Limits of Being Helpful
· Sudan's Referendum: Prickly Interdependence

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
· Report to the Security Council from the Panel of Experts established Pursuant to Resolution 1874 (North Korea), 2010

Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS)
· Do You Need a Short Introduction Into 'Power in International Relations'?

Defence Against Corruption (DAC)
· Corruptions Perceptions Index 2010

Department of Defense
· DoD Manual 1348.33, Vol. 1, Manual of Military Decorations and Awards: General Information, Medal of Honor, and Defense/Joint Decorations and Awards, November 23, 2010

· DoD Manual 1348.33, Vol. 2, Manual of Military Decorations and Awards: DoD Service Awards, Campaign, Expeditionary, and Service Medals, November 23, 2010
· DoD Manual 1348.33, Vol. 3, Manual of Military Decorations and Awards: DoD-Wide Performance and Valor Awards; Foreign Awards; Military Awards to Foreign Personnel and U.S. Public Health Service Officers; and Miscellaneous Information, November 23, 2010
· Report on Progress Toward Stability and Security in Afghanistan (Nov 2010)

Department of Justice, Office of Inspector General
· Audit of the United States Marshals Service's Oversight of Its Judicial Facilities Security Program

Department of State
· Background Notes: South Africa

· Background Notes: Turkey
· Background Notes: Yemen

European Policy Centre
· Beyond Austerity

· Europe and Indonesia: Time for Stronger Engagement

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
· Washington, DC Metropolitan Special Flight Rules Area for Washington Area Speed Restrictions

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
· 2009 Hate Crimes Statistics

Federal of American Scientists (FAS)
· Missile Watch, November 2010, v. 3, no. 3

o Global News:UN Arms Register: Venezuela was the largest importer of MANPADS in 2009
o Global
News:Extradition of Viktor Bout could reveal much about the illicit arms trade
o Afghanistan: No evidence of Iranian MANPADS training, claims NATO official
o Egypt: Another Massive Missile Cache Discovered in the Sinai
o Somalia: Photos of missile confirms claims in UN report, but questions remain
o United States: FAS obtains key counter-MANPADS report

Feinstein International Center
· Adaptation and Resilience: Responses to Changing Dynamics in Northern Karamoja, Uganda

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)
· ‘Cry Stuxnet and Let Slip the Dogs of War?’ The Potentially Deadly Viruses of Cyber Warfare

· The Foreign Fighter Problem: Recent Trends and Case Studies

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
· Maritime Security: Responses to Questions for the Record, GAO-11-140R

· Nuclear Weapons: National Nuclear Security Administration's Plans for Its Uranium Processing Facility Should Better Reflect Funding Estimates and Technology Readiness, GAO-11-103

Heritage Foundation
· After Lisbon, NATO Must Get Missile Defense Right

· EMP Attacks—What the U.S. Must Do Now
· Next of Kim No Upgrade
· North Korea Pressures U.S. Through Provocations
· A Short United Nations To-Do List for the New Congress

Human Rights Watch
· Closing Doors? The Narrowing of Democratic Space in Burundi

· Elections in Egypt: State of Permanent Emergency Incompatible with Free and Fair Vote
· Landmine Monitor 2010
· Meeting the Challenge: Protecting Civilians through the Convention on Cluster Munitions

Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (IDSA)
· Indo-US Defence Cooperation: Set to Chart a New Trajectory

· Indonesia- China Relations: Challenges and Opportunities
· The Need for a Strategic Response to Insurgency and Terrorism
· Obama’s AfPak Review Should Emphasise on Peace Talks with the Taliban
· South Asia Trends, November 1-15, 2010, v. 1, no. 12
· Space Capability and India's Defence Communications Up to 2022 and Beyond

Institute for Homeland Security Solutions
· Uses of RFID Technology in U.S. Identification Documents

Institute for National Security Studies (INSS)
· Strategic Forum no. 259 - Global Commons and Domain Interrelationships: Time for a New Conceptual Framework?

Institute for Science and International Security (ISIS)
· IAEA Iran Safeguards Report: Shutdown of Enrichment at Natanz Result of Stuxnet Virus?; Downgrade in Role of Fordow Enrichment Site; LEU Production May Have Decreased

· Implementation of the NPT Safeguards Agreement and Relevant Provisions of Security Council Resolutions in the Islamic Republic of Iran
· Implementation of the NPT Safeguards Agreement in the Syrian Arab Republic

International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
· Implementation of the NPT Safeguards Agreement in the Syrian Arab Republic

International Crisis Group
· Côte d’Ivoire: Finally Escaping the Crisis

· Indonesia: “Christianisation” and Intolerance
· Negotiating Sudan’s North-South Future

International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS)
· Dashed Hopes for Turkish-Armenian Rapprochement

International Monetary Fund (IMF)
· Financial Innovation and Risk, The Role of Information

· Forecasting U.S. Investment
· Growth and Crisis, Unavoidable Connection?
· Inequality, Leverage and Crises
· Understanding Financial Interconnectedness

International Relations and Security Network
· 'Bailout' Capitalism: Two Years On

· Central Asia: Washington to Expand Traffic on Northern Supply Route
· Egypt’s Elections: Devil in the Details
· Germany, Ireland, and Eurozone Politics
· Japanese Defense Policy – Stepping It Up or Status Quo?

· Khartoum Under Fire Over IDP Camp Conditions

· Power Politics and Summitry in Asia
· Revisiting the ANZUS Treaty through Self-Triangulation
· Russia: Crisis, Crime, and Police Reform
· There's Life in the Old NATO Yet

Jamestown Foundation
· Terrorism Monitor, November 24, 2010, v. 8, no. 43

o Al-Qaeda in Iraq Hopes Baghdad Church Attack Will Involve Egypt's Traditional Salafists in Jihad
o Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb and the Africa-to-Europe Narco-Trafficking Connection
o Cameroon Rebels Threaten Security in Oil-Rich Gulf of Guinea

Lexington Institute
· Empowering Partners: A Strategy For Helping Allies Share The Security Burden

Lowry Institute for International Policy
· A Digital DFAT: Joining the 21st Century

· Dropping the Autopilot: Improving Australia's Defence Diplomacy

National Academies Press (NAP)
· Biometric Recognition: Challenges and Opportunities

· Evaluation of a Site-Specific Risk Assessment for the Department of Homeland Security's Planned National Bio- and Agro-Defense Facility in Manhattan, Kansas
· Interim Report on Causes of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Rig Blowout and Ways to Prevent Such Events · Research Priorities for Assessing Health Effects from the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill: A Letter Report

National Defense University (NDU)
· Prism, December 2010, v. 2, no. 1

o The Iraqi and AQI Roles in the Sunni Awakening
o From Idea to Implementation: Standing up the Civilian Response Corps
o Third-generation Civil-military Relations: Moving Beyond the Security-Development Nexus
o Supporting Peace: The End
o Nonstate Security Threats in Africa: Challenges for U.S. Engagement
o Shock and Awe a Decade and a Half Later: Still Relevant, Still Misunderstood
o A Tale of Two Manuals
o 9/11 Stability Operations: How U.S. Army Doctrine is Shaping National Security Strategy
o Building Police Capacity in Afghanistan: The Challenges of a Multilateral Approach
o Pakistan Earthquake Relief Operations: Leveraging Humanitarian Missions for Strategic Success

National Gang Center
· National Gang Center Bulletin, November 2010, no. 5 - Responding to Gangs in the School Setting

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
· Federal Interagency Group Issues Peer-Reviewed 'Oil Budget' Technical Documentation

National Science Foundation (NSF)
· Numbers of Doctorates Awarded Continue to Grow in 2009; Indicators of Employment Outcomes Mixed

NATO Defense College
· Cyber War and Cyber Power. Issues for NATO Doctrine

Nautilus Institute for Security and Sustainment
· DPRK Enriched Uranium Highlights Need for New US DPRK Policy

· A Return Trip to North Korea’s Yongbyon Nuclear Complex
· Time to Talk: The Threat of Nuclear and Conventional War in Korea

Netherlands Institute for International Relations
· Devolution Row: An Assessment of Pakistan's 2001 Local Government Ordinance

Norwegian Peacebuilding Centre
· Pakistan: Dealing with Peace in the Tribal Areas?

Office of Immigration Statistics
· Estimates of the Legal Permanent Resident Population in 2009

Pak Institute for Peace Studies (PIPS)
· Attacks on Educational Institutes

· Pakistan Annual Security Report (2009)
· Pakistan Monthly Security Report (October 2010)
· South Asia Conflict Report - October 2010
· Tribal Region Conflict Report (November 08 to 14)

· NATO's Strategic Communications Concept and Its Relevance for France

Royal Institute for International Relations
· Addressing the Financial Crisis: The EU’s Incomplete Regulatory Response

Russian and Eurasian Network
· Russian Analytical Digest - No. 87: Russia's Relations with Belarus and Kazakhstan

Security & Defense Agenda
· Protecting the Global Commons

· Redefining NATO and the Transatlantic Relationship

Small Wars Journal
· Civil Society and Counterinsurgency– II: Recruiting Citizen Armies for COIN

· Is Armor Antithetical to Good COIN?
· Partnering: A Counterinsurgency Imperative Counterinsurgency Advisory and Assistance Team (CAAT) Special Report

Terrorism Research Initiative
· Perspectives on Terrorism, October 2010, v. 4, no. 4

o A Financial Profile of the Terrorism of Al-Qaeda and its Affiliates - Part I
o A Financial Profile of the Terrorism of Al-Qaeda and its Affiliates - Part II
o Muslim Education, Celebrating Islam and Having Fun As Counter-Radicalization Strategies in Indonesia - Part I
o Muslim Education, Celebrating Islam and Having Fun As Counter-Radicalization Strategies in Indonesia - Part II
o The Pakistani Madrassah and Terrorism: Made and Unmade Conclusions from the Literature - Part I
o The Pakistani Madrassah and Terrorism: Made and Unmade Conclusions from the Literature - Part II
o Trying Al Qaeda: Bringing Terrorists to Justice
· Perspectives on Terrorism, November 2010, v. 4, no. 5

o Counting Lives in a Theater of Terror - an Analysis of Media-oriented Hostage Takings in Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan and Saudi Arabia
o Zachary Chesser: an American, Grassroots Jihadist Strategist on Raising the Next Generation of Al-Qaeda Supporters
o Counterterrorism and Counterinsurgency
o Terrorism Research Centres: 100 Institutes, Programs and Organisations in the Field of Terrorism, Counter-Terrorism, Radicalisation and Asymmetric Warfare Studies

Transnational Institute
· Alternative Development or Business as Usual?: China's Opium Substitution Policy in Burma and Laos

Transportation Research Board (TRB)
· Analysis of Causes of the Deepwater Horizon Explosion, Fire, and Oil Spill to Identify Measures to Prevent Similar Accidents in the Future: Interim Report

UN Office on Crimes and Drugs (UNODC)
· Patterns and Trends of Amphetaine-Type Stimulants and Other Drugs - Asia and the Pacific

US Geological Survey (USGS)
· The Principal Rare Earth Elements Deposits of the United States—A Summary of Domestic Deposits and a Global Perspective

US Institute of Peace (USIP)
· Countering Radicalization in America

· On the Issues: Burma

Washington Institute for Near East Policy
· Centrifuges in North Korea Force Recalculation of Iran's Nuclear Progress

· Obama's Leverage: How to Improve U.S.-Turkish Relations
· Regenerating the U.S.-Turkey Partnership
· Why Turkey Will Emerge as the Leader of the Muslim World

Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA)
· Preach What You Practice: The Separation of Military and Police Roles in the Americas

Monday, November 22, 2010

Friday's Miscellany 11-19-2010

Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU)
· Means to What End? Policymaking and State-Building in Afghanistan

Africa Center for Strategic Studies
· Democracy and the Chain of Command: A New Governance of Africa’s Security Sector

Air Force Space Command
· High Frontier, November 2010, v. 7, no. 1

o Schriever 2010, A Political Perspective
o The Complexities of America’s National Security: Enabling A New Generation of Leadership
o The Challenge of Integration: Lessons from Schriever Wargame 2010
o Schriever Wargame 2010: Thoughts on Deterrence in the Non-Kinetic Domain
o Schriever Wargame 2010 – A Coming of Age
o Schriever – An Australian Perspective
o Beyond Schriever Wargame 2010
o Flight Suits and Sport Coats: The Role of Industry in Military Space Operations
o Effects Felt Around the World: The Growing Complexities of the Interaction Between Geographic and Functional Combatant Commanders
o National Security Fundamentals in the Space and Cyber Domains
o Science Supporting Space and Cyber: Insights From Schriever Wargame 2010
o The Schriever Challenge – Keep the Walls Down
o A Comprehensive Approach to Space and Cyberspace Operations
o When the Future Dries Up

American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research
· Deter and Assure: Charting a Course for America’s Asian Alliances in a New Nuclear Age

Amnesty International
· International Criminal Court: Concerns at the Ninth Session of the Assembly of States Parties

· Open Secret: Mounting Evidence of Europe’s Complicity in Rendition and Secret Detention

Atlantic Council
· Save NATO: Merge it with CSDP

Baker Institute for Public Policy
· Cartels, Corruption, Carnage, and Cooperation

Bipartisan Policy Group
· Restoring America's Future: Reviving the Economy, Cutting Spending, and Debt, and Creating a Simple, Pro-Growth Tax System

British American Security Information Council (BASIC)
· Current NATO Nuclear Policy

· Options for Arms Control to Reduce the Role of Nuclear Weapons in NATO
· Polish and Central European Priorities on NATO’s Future Nuclear Policy

Brookings Institute
· Afghanistan Index: Tracking Progress and Security in Post-9/11 Afghanistan [updated November 11, 2010]

· Brazil’s Executive-Legislative Relations Under the New Coalition Government
· The Old and New Politics of Faith: Religion and the 2010 Election

Canadian Defence & Foreign Affairs Institute (CDFAI)
· NATO Summit: Making Peace with Russia, Canada Notwithstanding: A Policy Update Paper

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (CEIP)
· Can Iraq’s Political Agreement be Implemented?

· Is NATO’s Nuclear Deterrence Policy a Relic of the Cold War?
· Reinterpreting China’s Success Through the New Economic Geography

CATO Institute
· The US Generalized System of Preferences: Helping the Poor, But at What Price?

Center for American Progress
· Cutting the Cost of Clean Energy 1.0: Toward a Clean Energy Deployment Plan For Jobs, Security, and Broad-Based Economic Growth in 2011

· The Power of the President: Recommendations to Advance Progressive Change
· The United States’ Role in European Security Under the Obama Administration: Reset with Russia and Reassurance for Allies Provide Key Security Dividends

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)
· Security Sector Reform Monitor: Southern Sudan No. 3

Center for Strategic & International Studies
· Afghan National Security Forces

· European Defense Trends
· A Human Capital Crisis in Cybersecurity
· Issues and Insights Vol 10 No 25: The Nuclear Lexicon Project: Breaking Down the Complexities of Nuclear Science for Policymakers
· Linkages Between Gender, AIDS, and Development
· The NATO Summit: Updated Strategy, Phased Transition in Afghanistan, Reset with Russia
· PacNet #53: The Diwali Summit
· PacNet #54: Heart But No Seoul: Obama Will Leave Korea Without KORUS
· Private Security Forces in Afghanistan and Iraq: The Potential Impact of the Montreux Document
· A Strategic Review of the Gulf Oil Spill
· Structure and Dynamics of the US Federal Professional Services Industrial Base, 1995-2009
· US Engagement in Indian Health Care: What is the Impact

Centre for Operational Research and Analysis, Defence R&D Canada
· Energy Security in Yemen

Central Intelligence Agency Office of Inspector General
· Procedures Used in Narcotics Airbridge Denial Program in Peru, 1995-2001

Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff (CJCS)
· CJCSI 5705.01D, Standardization of Military and Associated Terminology

Chatham House
· Ensuring Peace and Security in Africa: Implementing the New Africa-EU Partnership

· On Cyber Warfare

· Letter about Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia

· Letter - New START Treaty

Congress. House. Foreign Affairs Committee
· The Transition to a Civilian-Led U.S. Presence in Iraq: Issues and Challenges

· The Emerging Importance of the U.S.-Central Asia Partnership

Congress. House. Judiciary Committee
· Faith-Based Initiatives: Recommendations of the President’s Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Community Partnerships and Other Current Issues

Congress. House. Science and Technology Committee
· A Rational Discussion of Climate Change: the Science, the Evidence, the Response

Congress. Senate. Armed Services Committee
· Briefing on the Net Assessment of Russian and U.S. Strategic Forces in Support of the New START

Congress. Senate. Commerce, Science & Technology Committee
· Transportation Security Administration Oversight Hearing

Congress. Senate. Foreign Relations Committee
· Executive Report 111-6 - Treaty with Russia on Measures for Further Reduction and Limitation of Strategic Offensive Arms (The New START Treaty)

· Senate Print 111-56 - U.N. Resolution 1325: More Action Needed
· Senate Print 111-54 - Saudi Arabia and Syria: Improving Bilateral Relations, Advancing U.S. Interests
· Jamming the IED Assembly Line: Impeding the Flow of Ammonium Nitrate in South and Central Asia

Congress. Senate. Homeland Security and Government Affairs
· Closing the Gaps in Air Cargo Security

· Oversight of Reconstruction Contracts in Afghanistan and the Role of the Special Inspector General
· Security Clearance Reform: Setting a Course for Sustainability
· Securing Critical Infrastructure in the Age of Stuxnet

Congress. Senate. Judiciary Committee
· Women's Rights Are Human Rights: U.S. Ratification of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW)

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)
· Public Spending on Transportation and Water Infrastructure

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
· Congress and National Security

· Strategic Posture Review: Egypt
· A Tenuous Deal in Iraq

Crisis States Research Centre
· Taxation, Resource Mobilisation and State Performance

Customs and Border Protection
· Frontline, Fall 2010

o The Silent Vigil [CBP's Air and Marine Operations Center]
o CPB Welcomes Anti-Terrorism Pioneer
o Hitting the Target [National Targeting Center]
o Program Steamlining Immigration Enforcement
o Deserted

Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS)
· Homegrown Terrorism in the West, 1989-2008

Department of Defense
· Selected Acquisition Reports (SARs) [as of September 30, 2010]

Department of Defense - Comptroller
· FY 2010 DoD Agency Financial Report (AFR)/DoD Performance and Accountability Report (PAR)

Department of Defense Inspector General (DODIG)
· SPO-2011-001 Assessment of U.S. Government Efforts to Develop the Logistics Sustainment Capability of the Iraq Security Forces

Department of Homeland Security
· An Analysis of Migrant Smuggling Costs along the Southwest Border

· Information for First Responders on Maintaining Operational Capabilities during a Pandemic
· Private Sector Resources Catalog 2.0
· Preventing and Defending Against Cyber Attacks
· OIG-11-04 - Information Sharing With Fusion Centers Has Improved, but Information System Challenges Remain
· OIG-11-05 - Transportation Security Administration’s Management of Its Screening Workforce Training Program Can Be Improved

Department of State
· 2010 International Religious Freedom Report

· Background Notes: Estonia
· Background Notes: Libya
· Background Notes: Pakistan
· Background Notes: Turkmenistan
· Remarks on the New START Treaty
· U.S. Government Strategy for Addressing the Cholera Outbreak in Haiti

Elcano Royal Institute of International and Strategic Studies
· The EU’s Progress Report on Turkey’s Accession

Energy Information Administration (EIA)
· Country Analysis Brief: Kazakhstan

EU Institute for Security Studies
· ISSues - n°33, October 2010
o Beyond the Big Powers
o European Security: Unfinished Business in Europe
o The EU in the World: International Justice and the EU
· The US Midterm Elections: Implications for the Transatlantic Agenda
· What Do Europeans Want from NATO?

European Commission
· Investing in Europe's Future

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
· Domestic Terrorism - Anarchist Extremism: A Primer

Feinstein International Center
· Winning Hearts and Minds? Examining the Relationship between Aid and Security in Afghanistan’s Balkh Province

· White Paper - Enabling Trade in the Era of Information Technologies: Breaking Down Barriers to the Free Flow of Information

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
· Afghanistan Development: U.S. Efforts to Support Afghan Water Sector Increasing, but Improvements Needed in Planning and Coordination, GAO-11-138

· Combating Terrorism: U.S. Agencies Report Progress Countering Terrorism and Its Financing in Saudi Arabia, but Continued Focus on Counter Terrorism Financing Efforts Needed. (Arabic version) GAO-11-190
· Combating Terrorism: U.S. Agencies Report Progress Countering Terrorism and Its Financing in Saudi Arabia, but Continued Focus on Counter Terrorism Financing Efforts Needed, GAO-09-883 September 24, 2009 [reposted]
· Defense Infrastructure: Actions Needed to Improve the Navy's Processes for Managing Public Shipyards' Restoration and Modernization Needs, GAO-11-7
· Defense Logistics: Additional Oversight and Reporting for the Army Logistics Modernization Program Are Needed, GAO-11-139
· DOD Personnel Clearances: Preliminary Observations on DOD's Progress on Addressing Timeliness and Quality Issues, GAO-11-185T [testimony]
· The Federal Government's Long-Term Fiscal Outlook: Fall 2010 Update, GAO-11-201SP
· Health Information Technology: DOD Needs to Provide More Information on Risks to Improve Its Program Management, GAO-11-148

· Nuclear Weapons: National Nuclear Security Administration's Plans for Its Uranium Processing Facility Should Better Reflect Funding Estimates and Technology Readiness, GAO-11-103

· Recovery Act: FEMA Could Take Steps to Protect Sensitive Port Security Grant Details and Improve Recipient Reporting Instructions, GAO-11-88

Heritage Foundation
· Administration Must Unequivocally Drop Afghanistan 2011 Withdrawal Date

· Eliminating Partisan Analysis from Congress’s Support Agencies
· EMP Attacks – What the US Must Do Now
· NATO’s 2010 Strategic Concept: Five Markers of Success
· A Short United Nations To-Do List for the New Congress
· What Is America’s Role in the World?

Homeland Security & Defense Business Council
The 9/10/11 Project
o Aviation Security
o Cyber Security
o Information Sharing

Hudson Institute
Counter-Terrorism as a U.S. National Security Priority
· Nuclear Weapons Reconstitution and its Discontents: Challenges of “Weaponless Deterrence”
· Playing for Time on the Edge of the Apocalypse: Maximizing Decision Time for Nuclear Leaders

Human Rights Watch
They Own the People: The Ampatuans, State-Backed Militias, and Killings in the Southern Philippines

Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (IDSA)
North Korea – Construction of Nuclear Power Plant

Institute for Homeland Security Solutions
The Impact of Emotion in the American Public’s Assessments of and Reactions to Terrorism

Institute for Security Studies
Militias, Rebels and Islamist Militants, Human Insecurity and State Crisis

Institute for Social Policy and Understanding
How To Improve the United States' Image in the Muslim World
· ISPU Chaplaincy Services for Muslim Patients in New York City Hospitals: Assessing Needs, Barriers, and the Role of Muslim Chaplains

Institute for the Study of War
Force Disposition: Afghanistan/Pakistan Border [map]
· Iraq's Lessons for Transition in Afghanistan

Institute for War & Peace Reporting (IWPR)
Marjah Civilians Take Up Arms Against Taleban

Institute of International Education (IIE)
Open Doors Report 2010

International Council on Security and Development (ICOS)
Afghanistan Transition: Missing Variables

International Crisis Group
Congo: No Stability in Kivu Despite Rapprochement with Rwanda
· Madagascar: Crisis Heating Up?
· Reforming Afghanistan’s Broken Judiciary

International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Do Credit Shocks Matter? A Global Perspective
· Emerging Asia's Impact on Australian Growth: Some Insights From GEM
· Government Involvement in Corporate Debt Restructuring: Case Studies from the Great Recession
· On the Estimation of Term Structure Models and An Application to the United States
· A New Index of Currency Mismatch and Systemic Risk
· Review of the Method of Valuation of the SDR
· Unemployment and Productivity in the Long Run: the Role of Macroeconomic Volatility

International Relations and Security Network
Afghanistan: Russia Pushes for CSTO-NATO Cooperation on Counter-Narcotics Front
· Chinese Walls in Hong Kong
· Obama in Asia: Narrowing the Indo-US Drift
· Prioritizing Access to Adequate Sanitation, Hygiene and Health
· Time for the Human Approach
· Turkey: Traditionalist Opposition Party Attempts Radical Makeover
· Uncertainty on New START
· Ugandan Girls Entering Juba Prostitution Racket

Jamestown Foundation
China Brief, November 19, 2010, v. 10, no. 23
o Beijing Wages Economic Diplomacy to Counter "China Threat" Theory
o China Eyes “Dual Use” Applications for its Supercomputers
o Hambantota, Chittagong, and the Maldives – Unlikely Pearls for the Chinese Navy
o Capabilities and Implications of China’s Jiaolong Submersible
Terrorism Monitor, November 18, 2010, v. 8, no. 42
o The Halt of S-300 Missile System in the Context of Iranian-Russian Military Relations
o Al-Shabaab Razes Somali Forests to Finance Jihad
o Anwar al-Awlaki Attacks Mardin Conference's Declaration on Jihad

Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS)
JP 1-02, Department of Defense Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms, 12 April 2001, as amended through September 2010 (New)

Middle East Institute
US-Pakistan Relations: What Trust Deficit?

National Academies Press
Certifying Personal Protective Technologies: Improving Worker Safety
· The Power of Renewables: Opportunities and Challenges for China and the United States
· When Weather Matters: Science and Service to Meet Critical Societal Needs

National Assessment of Educational Progress/National Center for Education Statistics
Nation's Report Card: Math 2009

National Security Archive
Cold War Air Defense Relied on Widespread Dispersal of Nuclear Weapons, Documents Show

Strategic Concept
· Recent documents in external literature - 2009/2010

NATO Training Mission Afghanistan (NTM-A)
Year in Review (November 2009 - November 2010)

Nautilus Foundation
Lessons Learned from the North Korean Nuclear Crises

New America Foundation
The Battle for Afghanistan

North American Integration and Development Center
No DREAMers Left Behind: The Economic Potential of DREAM Act Beneficiaries

Open Society Foundations
Access to Knowledge in the Age of Intellectual Property

Oxfam International
Nowhere to Turn: The Failure to Protect Civilians in Afghanistan

Pakistan Security Research Unit (PSRU)
The Limited Military Utility of Pakistan’s Battlefield Use of Nuclear Weapons in Response to Large Scale Indian Conventional Attack

An Analysis of the Incidence of Recruiter Irregularities
· Confronting Space Debris: Strategies and Warnings from Comparable Examples Including Deepwater Horizon
· Managing Spent Nuclear Fuel: Strategy Alternatives and Policy Implications
· Risking NATO: Testing the Limits of the Alliance in Afghanistan

Real Instituto Elcano
The Strengthening of National Parliaments Within the European Integration Process. A New Role for the Spanish Cortes Generales After the Lisbon Treaty

Russian and Eurasian Security Network
Russian Analytical Digest - No. 86: Regional Developments

S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The Aceh-based Militant Network: A Trigger for a View into the Insightful Complex of Conceptual and Historical Links

Security Council Report
Update Report No. 1: Western Sahara (15 November 2010)
· Update Report No. 2: Guinea (17 November 2010)
· Update Report No. 3: Myanmar (17 November 2010)

Small Wars Journal
Counterinsurgency Insights by Tom Ricks
· From the TBA to the USA: Barbarians at the Gate
· Gambling on the Districts: All-In at the GIRoA Casino
· Interview with Dr. David Ucko
· Mission Command — A Multifaceted Construct
· A New NATO Social Contract: Interview with Brigadier General (ret) Dr. Klaus Whittman

Stimson Center and US Institute of Peace
Engagement, Coercion, and Iran’s Nuclear Challenge: Report of a Joint Study Group on US–Iran Policy

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
Human Development Report 2009/10 Occupied Palestinian Territory: Investing in Human Security for a Future State

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
UNHCR Statistical Yearbook 2009

U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission
2010 Report to Congress

US Institute of Peace (USIP)
Can You Help Me Now?: Mobile Phones and Peacebuilding in Afghanistan
· Engagement, Coercion, and Iran’s Nuclear Challenge: Report of a Joint Study Group on US-Iran Policy · Hydropolitics in Pakistan’s Indus Basin
· On the Issues: U.S.-Pakistan-India
· Secession and Precedent in Sudan and Africa
· Why Sudan’s Popular Consultation Matters

Washington Institute for Near East Policy
Changing the Guard: Saudi Arabia's Geriatric Politics
· Flawed Diplomacy: The United Nations and the War on Terrorism
· A Marriage of Convenience http
· Parliamentary Elections in Egypt and Next Year's Presidential Vote
· Political Change in Egypt: A Role for the United States?
· Potential Iranian Responses to NATO's Missile Defense Shield
· Regenerating the U.S.-Turkey Partnership
· Stability or Rigidity? Egypt's Use of Constitutional and Executive Power
· Sultan of the Muslim World

World Bank
China Quarterly Update, November 2010

Sunday, November 14, 2010

Friday's Miscellany 11-12-2010

American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (AICGS)
· The Future of Nuclear Weapons in NATO

· The Lisbon Treaty in Focus: Germany, the EU, Transatlantic Relations, and Beyond

American Security Project
· Yemen and U.S. Security: Assessing and Managing the Challenge of al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) [re-release]

Amnesty International
· Violent Attacks Against Roma in Hungary: Time to Investigate Racial Motivation

Army Combat Studies Institute
· To Fight or Not to Fight?: Organizational and Doctrinal Trends in Mounted Maneuver Reconnaissance from the Interwar Years to Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

· Wanat: Combat Action in Afghanistan, 2008

Asia Foundation
· Afghanistan in 2010: A Survey of the Afghan People

Association of the United States Army (AUSA)
· Fiscal year 2011 Army Budget: An Analysis

· Leveraging Science in the Manoeuvrist Approach to Counterinsurgency Operations
· A Shot in the Dark: The Futility of Long-Range Modernization Planning

Atlantic Council
· The Iran Stalemate and the Need for Strategic Patience

Attorney General of the United States and the Minister of Public Safety of Canada
· Identity-Related Crime: A Threat Assessment: A Report to the Attorney General of the United States and the Minister of Public Safety of Canada

Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI)
· The New Zealand Defence White Paper: A More Strategically-Extroverted Kiwi?

· Strategic Insights 50 - Australia and South Korea: Middle Power Cooperation and Asian Security
· Special Report Issue 35 - Known Unknowns: Uncertainty About the Future of the Asia-Pacific

Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School
· Promoting Safe, Secure, and Peaceful Growth of Nuclear Energy: Next Steps for Russia and the United States

Brookings Institute
· Around the Halls: Reducing the Budget Deficit

· Divided We Thrive
· The Elusive Myth of Democratic Egyptian Elections
· Is Three a Crowd? The Venezuela Factor in Cuba’s Policy Toward the US
· The Perils of Proximity: China-Japan Security Relations
· President Barack Obama’s First Two Years: Policy Accomplishments, Political Difficulties
· The Rising Burden of Government Debt
· The US-India Relationship

Campaign for Innocent Victims in Conflict
· Civilians in Armed Conflict: Civil Harm and Conflict in Northwest Pakistan

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
· Arab Reform Bulletin, November 2010

o Hamas and the Peace Process: Part of the Problem or Part of the Solution? Interview with Wael Nawara, Secretary General of the Ghad (Tomorrow) Party
o Interview with Mahmoud Ali Mohamed on Election Monitoring

CATO Institute
· Fixing Transit: The Case for Privatization

Center for a New America Security (CNAS)
· America's Duty: The Imperative of a New Approach to Warrior and Veteran Care

Center for American Progress
· After the Midterms, What Next for International Economic Policy?

· Cooperation or Confrontation on Clean Energy?: A Proposed Agenda for the New Congress and the President
· The Benefits of a Strategic Economic Partnership Between the United States and India
· Easy Come, EZ-GO: A Federal Role in Removing Jurisdictional Impediments to College Education
· Honoring Our Veterans in 2010: A By-the-Numbers Look at Difficulties Facing America’s Veterans on Veterans Day 2010
· Ties that Bind: U.S.-Taiwan Relations and Peace and Prosperity in East Asia

Center for Global Development
· China in Africa: A Macroeconomic Perspective

· Commitment to Development Index 2010
· Giving Money Away? The Politics of Direct Distribution in Resource Rich States
· Which Countries Pass the FY2011 Corruption Indicator? A Preview into Round 8 of the Millennium Challenge Corporation’s Country Selection

Center for Immigration Studies
· Subsidizing Sanctuaries: The State Criminal Alien Assistance Program

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
· Afghan and Iraqi Metrics and the IED Threat

· Beyond Ratification: The Future of U.S. Engagement on International Tobacco Control
· The Coming Challenges in Defense Planning, Programming, and Budgeting
· Hemisphere Highlights Volume IX Issue 8 - November 2010
· Key Players in Global Health: How Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa Are Influencing the Game
· The Macroeconomics of US Defense Spending: Problems in Federal Spending, and Their Impact on National Security
· PacNet #52 – China in 2010: The Perils of Impatience
· The Saudi Arms Sale
· “Unplanning” for Uncertainty: Reshaping Future Defense Plans

Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments (CSBA)
· Understanding America’s Contested Primacy

Centre for European Reform (CER)
· Ukraine Turns Away From Democracy and the EU

· Why Germany is Not a Model for the Eurozone

Century Foundation
· The G20 and the US: Opportunities for More Effective Multilateralism

· Placing Human Rights Violations in Iran on Top of the Foreign Policy Agenda

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
· A Conversation with Pervez Musharraf

· The Fed's Foreign Policy Misstep
· Foreign Policy and the 2010 Midterms: New START and Arms Control
· The G20 Summit's Lost Focus
· Islam: Governing Under Sharia
· Military Escalation in Korea
· Appendix: Korean Peninsula Clashes (1955–2010)
· Toward Deeper Reductions in U.S. and Russian Nuclear Weapons
· U.S. Strategy for Pakistan and Afghanistan

Crisis States Research Centre
· Drugs and (Dis)order: A Study of the Opium Trade, Political Settlements, and State-making in Afghanistan

· Land Acquisition for Public Use: Emerging Conflicts and Their Socio-Political Implications
· The Peacemaking Effectiveness of Regional Organisations

Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS)
· The Financial Crisis and Low Income Countries

· Will NATO's Strategic Concept mean Hello to Missile Defence and Good Bye Nuclear Weapons?

Department of the Army
· TRADOC PAM 525-2-1 - The U.S. Army Functional Concept for Intelligence 2016-2028
· TRADOC PAM 525-3-1 - United States Army Operating Concept 2016-2028
· TRADOC PAM 525-3-3 - The U.S. Army Functional Concept for Mission Command 2016-2028
· TRADOC PAM 525-3-4 - The U.S. Army Functional Concept for Fires 2016-2028
· TRADOC PAM 525-3-5 - The The U.S. Army Functional Concept for Protection 2016-2028
· TRADOC PAM 525-3-6 - The The U.S. Army Functional Concept for Movement and Maneuver 2016-2028
· TRADOC PAM 525-4-1 - The U.S. Army Functional Concept for Sustainment 2016-2028
· United States Army 2011 Business Transformation Plan

Department of the Army, Chief Information Office
· Common Operating Environment

o Common Operating Environment Architecture
o Common Operating Environment Information Paper
o Army Architecture Website
o Army Software Transformation
o Area Processing Centers (APC)

Department of the Air Force
· Crosstalk: The Journal of Defense Software Engineering, November/December 2010

o Architecture Today
o Just Enough Architecture: The Risk-Driven Model
o Enabling Agility Through Architecture
o The Chief Software Architect in U.S. Army Acquisition
o XDDS: A Scalable Guard-Agnostic Cross Domain Discovery Service
o Service Incentive: Towards an SOA-Friendly Acquisition Process
o Global Workforce Development Projects in Software Engineering

Department of Justice
· Review of ATF’s Project Gunrunner

Department of State
· Background Notes: Egypt

· Background Notes: Germany
· Background Notes: Paraguay
· Background Notes: Singapore
· Foreign Terrorist Organizations

Energy Information Administration (EIA)
· Country Analysis Brief: China

· Country Analysis Brief: Russia

European Parliament
· Draft New Strategy for Afghanistan

European Policy Centre
· Adapting to Climate Change: What Role for the EU?

· A Bridge over Troubled Borders: Europeanising the Balkans

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)
· Al-Shabaab Tries To Take Control In Somalia

· The Geopolitics Of Northern Mexico
· The Marines: 235 Years Of Individual Valor And Institutional Adaptation
· Seabasing: Concept, Issues And Recommendations

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
· Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: Preliminary Assessment of Federal Financial Risks and Cost Reimbursement and Notification Policies and Procedures, GAO-11-90R

· Defense Acquisitions: Issues to Be Considered as DOD Modernizes Its Fleet of Tactical Wheeled Vehicles, GAO-11-83
· Financial Audit: Bureau of the Public Debt's Fiscal Years 2010 and 2009 Schedules of Federal Debt, GAO-11-52
· Human Capital: Opportunities Exist for DOD to Enhance Its Approach for Determining Civilian Senior Leader Workforce Needs, GAO-11-136
· NATO Partnerships: DOD Needs to Assess U.S. Assistance in Response to Changes to the Partnership for Peace Program, GAO-10-1015
· Space Acquisitions: Challenges in Commercializing Technologies Developed under the Small Business Innovation Research Program, GAO-11-21

Heritage Foundation
· Administration Must Unequivocally Drop Afghanistan 2011 Withdrawal Date

· Do Not Expect Much from Japan During Obama Visit
· Lame Duck, Lame START: Inappropriate Timing for New START Debate
· New START: Critical Limits on U.S. Missile Defense Options Persist
· New START and Missile Defense: We Are 33 Minutes Away…
· Religious Freedom in Egypt
· Russia’s Duma Decision to Delay Consideration of New START: Now the Senate Can Take Its Time to Review the Treaty
· Shaping the Future: The Urgent Need to Match Military Modernization to National Commitments
· Take the Austerity Cure: G-20 Should Resist U.S. Efforts to Spread More Debt Around

Homeland Security Studies and Analysis Institute
· Strategic Program Assessment for DHS Learning Development

· Common Defense Quarterly, Winter 2010

o Interview with Grete Faremo, Defense Minister, Norway
o U.S. Export Control Reform Framework Reflects Structures and Practices in Place in Selected Foreign Countries
o Advancements in Foreign Military Sales – A Practitioner’s View
o The Coast Guard’s Foreign Military Sales (FMS) Program, Its Recent Growth and Its Contributions to the Service’s International Sea Partnerships
o Making the Global Maritime Partnership Tick
o Deterrence
o Afghanistan: Reintegration How?
o The Ratification of the UK/US Defense Trade Cooperation Treaty - A Cause for Celebration?
o State Partnership Program: Maine-Montenegro
o Global Defense Trade
o Interview with Uwe Koch

Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (ISDA)
· Linkages between Indian and Nepalese Maoists

· Myanmar: The November 2010 Election
· Russia and Japan Clash over the Kuriles in the North Pacific
· The Third Front: Military Ethics

Institute for Homeland Security Solutions
· Informatics Tools for Food Safety and Defense

· The Role of Internet Service Providers in Cyber Security

Institute for Security Studies
· ISS Paper 219: Fusing Privatisation of Security with Peace and Security Initiatives

· Monograph 174: The Security Sector in Southern Africa
· Monograph 173: Understanding Africa's Contemporary Conflicts - Origins, Challenges and Peacebuilding

Institute for Social Policy and Understanding (ISPU)
· Building Mosques In America: Strategies for Securing Municipal Approvals

· “Not In Our Neighborhood”: Managing Opposition to Mosque Construction

Institute for the Study of War
· Afghanistan - Order of Battle (updated November 2010)

· Iraq - Order of Battle (updated November 2010)

International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation
· Return of the Militants: Violent Dissident Republicanism

International Monetary Fund (IMF)
· Assessing the Risk of Private Sector Debt Overhang in the Baltic Countries

· Asset Prices in Affine Real Business Cycle Models
· Cross-Cutting Themes in Employment Experiences During the Crisis
· Determinants of the Foreign Exchange Risk Premium in Gulf Cooperation Council Countries
· Emerging from the Global Crisis - Macroeconomic Challenges Facing Low-Income Countries
· IMF Applications of Purchasing Power Parity Estimates
· Post-Crisis Fiscal Policy Priorities for the ASEAN-5
· Riding the Roller Coaster: Fiscal Policies of Nonrenewable Resource Exporters in Latin America and the Caribbean
· Should Advanced Countries Adopt a Fiscal Responsibility Law?
· Slowdown of Credit Flows in Jordan in the Wake of the Global Financial Crisis: Supply or Demand Driven?
· Structural Breaks in Fiscal Performance: Did Fiscal Responsibility Laws Have Anything to Do with Them?

International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS)
· Lebanon Indictments Set to Raise Tensions

International Relations and Security Network
· America vs Al-Qaida: the Widening War

· Bahrain After the Elections
· Britain's SDSR - Mired in Fantasy
· Controlling Tactical Nuclear Weapons
· Elections in Tanzania and Prospects for Democratic Reform
· Russia and Georgia: The Circassian Question
· Sustainability From Below: Or, Why We Shouldn't Take Cities for Granted

Jamestown Foundation
· Terrorism Monitor, November 11, 2010, v. 8, no. 41

o Between Baghdad and Ankara: The Kurdistan Regional Government's Delicate Balance
o New Directions for Indonesian Militants after Successful Counterterrorist Operations
o New Light on the Accuracy of the CIA's Predator Drone Campaign in Pakistan

Lowry Institute
· Australian and Japan: Ambivalent Asians, Ambitious Regionalists

· Terror Games: Understanding Risk and Security in New Delhi

National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
· Draft Co-Chairs' Proposal slides

· Draft Proposal - $200 Billion in Illustrative Savings

National Governors Association
· A Governor’s Guide to Homeland Security

National Security Archive
· Justice Department Censors Nazi-Hunting History

Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI)
· The Strategic Significance of Afghanistan

NATO Library
· Arctic Security

· Cyberspace Security
· Maritime Security
· Women, Peace and Security

NATO Training Mission - Afghanistan
· Year in Review - November 2009 - November 2010

Nautilus Institute
· Changing Dynamics of U.S. Extended Nuclear Deterrence on the Korean Peninsula

· Implementation of U.N. Security Council Resolution 1874

Naval War College
· Naval War College Review, Autumn 2010, v. 63. no. 4

o Programs vs. Resources: Some Options for the Navy
o Talking about Sea Control
o The Canadian Navy and Canada's National Interests in This Maritime Century
o A Private Security Solution to Somali Piracy? The U.S. Call for Private Security Engagement and the Implications for Canada Taming the Outlaw Sea
o China's "Antiaccess" Ballistic Missiles and U.S. Active Defense
o The Most Daring Act of the Age: Principles for Naval Irregular Warfare
o Four Lessons That the U.S. Navy Must Learn from the Dreadnought Revolution
o Uncovering No Such Agency [review essay]
o Paul Johnson's Brief Life of Churchill [review essay]

New America Foundation
· The Battle for Afghanistan: Militancy and Conflict in Kandahar

Peterson Institute for International Economics
· Currency Wars?

· Monetary Ease and Global Rebalancing: Debunking the Japanese Scare Story

· NATO's Strategic Communications Concept and Its Relevance for France

Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)
· The Defence and Security Review Survey

S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS)
· The Asian and Global Financial Crises: Consequences for East Asian Regionalism

· India's Emerging Land Warfare Doctrines and Capabilities
· Japan's New Security Imperative: The Function of Globalization
· Japan-Korea Relations and the Tokdo/Takeshima Dispute: The Interplay of Nationalism and Natural Resources
· Mapping the Religious and Secular Parties in South Sulawesi and Tanah Toraja, Sulawesi, Indonesia
· A Response to Fourth Generation Warfare

Save the Children
· A National Report Card on Protecting Children During Disasters

Security & Defence Agenda
· Anything to Declare? Cutting EU Customs Redtape

· A Conversation on Cybersecurity
· Fine-Tuning EU Border Security

Small Wars Journal
· Contextual Truth-Telling to Counter Extremist-Supportive Messaging Online: The Wikileaks “Collateral Murder” Case Study

· Design and the Prospects for Decision
· Interview with Colonel Peter Mansoor
· Interview with Dr. David Kilcullen
· Interview with Dr. John Nagl
· A Timely Lesson from the Korean War

Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction (SIGIR)
· October 2010: Quarterly Report To Congress

South Asia Analysis Group (SAAG)
· China’s Economic Espionage Prowess

Stanley Foundation
· Creating a 21st Century Nuclear Material Security Architecture

· Global Lockdown: Moving the Needle on Nuclear Security

Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI)
· International Transfers of Combat Aircraft, 2005-2009

Strategic Studies Institute
· Deciding to Buy: Civil-Military Relations and Major Weapons Programs

Trust for America’s Health (TFAH)
· Fighting Flu Fatigue

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
· Millennium Development Goals in Russia

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
· UNESCO Science Report 2010

· World Social Science Report 2010

UN Security Council
· Letter dated 12 May 2010 from the Panel of Experts Established Pursuant to Resolution 1874 (2009) Addressed to the President of the Security Council [leaked copy]

US Geological Survey (USGS)
· Water Security—National and Global Issues

US Institute of Peace (USIP)
· Kosovo: The Next Steps

· On the Issues: Iraqi Parliamentary Minority Caucus
· Zimbabwe: Power-Sharing Deal Under Stress

Washington Institute for Near East Policy
· The Iran Primer: Power, Politics, and U.S. Policy [selected chapters]

· The Real Choice Turkey Has to Make When It Comes to Israel
· Sunni Hamas and Shiite Iran Form a Common Political Theology

Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
· The Looming U.S. Trade Crisis