Friday, July 1, 2011

Friday's Miscellany 07-01-2011

Afghanistan Analysts Network

American Enterprise Institute Critical Threats
·         Yemen Crisis Situation Report [latest update]  

American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (AICGS)

Amnesty International

Asian Development Bank Institute

Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI)

British American Security Information Council (BASIC)


Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
·         Russia in Mid-2011  

Center for a New American Security

Center for Security Policy

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
o    A Military Strategy for the New Space Environment
o    The Climate Wars Myth
o    Germany as a Geo-economic Power
o    Al-Qaeda and the Rise of China: Jihadi Geopolitics in a Post-Hegemonic World
o    China and the United Nations: The Stakeholder Spectrum
o    Crimea’s Overlooked Instability
o    The Battle for Reform with Al-Qaeda
o    Israel’s Pessimistic View of the Arab Spring
o    Beware the Duck Test
o    The Trust Deficit: Seven Steps Forward for U.S.–Arab Dialogue

Chatham House


Congress. House. Oversight and Government Reform Committee

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)

Department of Homeland Security Inspector General

Department of State

East-West Center

European Policy Evaluation Consortium (EPEC)

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

Geneva Centre for Security Policy

German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)

German Marshall Fund of the United States
Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         "Maximizing DOD's Potential to Achieve Greater Efficiencies and Improve Business Operations," by Gene L. Dodaro, comptroller general of the United States, before the DOD Performance Symposium, in Lansdowne, Virginia.  GAO-11-799CG, June 29, 2011 

Heritage Foundation

Human Rights Commission of Pakistan

Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (IDSA)

International Crisis Group

International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS)
·         Making Sense of Syria 

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

International Peace Institute

International Relations and Security Network
·         Drone Warfare: Cost and Challenge 
·         The New Gold Rush 
·         Turkey Looks Ahead 

International Republican Institute (IRI)
·         Egyptian Public Opinion Survey 

Internet World Stats
·         Internet Usage in the Middle East    

Joint Irregular Warfare Center / Center for Complex Operations


National Academies Press

National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism

National Priorities Project (NPP)
·         Military Recruitment 2010 

Nautilus Institute for Security and Sustainability

Pew Research Center for the People & the Press

Polish Institute of International Affairs


Refugees International

Small Wars Journal
·         The Closers Part VI: NGOs and IOs    
·         Mexico: A Mosaic Cartel War 
·         Mexico: The Accidental Narco? 
·         Ten Years Gone 

Strategic Studies Institute (SSI)

Transportation Research Board (TRB)

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime // Government of Afghanistan Ministry of Counter Narcotics

UN Secretary-General

·         Haiti - Earthquake and Cholera [latest update] 
·         Yemen - Complex Emergency - Disaster Assistance at a Glance [latest update]  

Washington Institute for Near East Policy

White House
·         Factsheet