Sunday, August 7, 2011

Friday's Miscellany 08-05-2011

Air University Library
·         Russia 2011 - Bibliography 

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

Amnesty International

Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center (AFHSC)
·         Medical Surveillance Monthly Report (MSMR), July 2011, v. 18, no. 7 
o    Associations Between Repeated Deployments to OEF/OIF/OND, October 2001-December 2010, and Post-Deployment Illnesses and Injuries, Active Component, U.S. Armed Forces
o    Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Active Component, U.S. Armed Forces, 2000-2010
o    Herpes Zoster, Active Component, U.S. Armed Forces, 2000-2010
o    Plant Dermatitis, Active Component, U.S. Armed Forces, 2001-2010

Asia Pacific Centre for the Responsibility to Protect
o    Libya and the State of Intervention

Asian Development Bank Institute

Australian Defence College
·         Australian Defence Force Journal, March/April 2011, no. 184
o    Operations CATALYST and SLIPPER: the commander and air intelligence Operations BASTILLE and FALCONER: legal support to commanders
o    ‘Squeezing the jellyfish’ – reflections on command
o    Reflections on surface combatant command
o    Operation STABILISE and the future of maritime command
o    Middle East area of operations – 2004-05
o    Operation SOLACE (Somalia 1993) and the lessons learned
o    In the wake of an Admiral: some reflections on sea command in the modern era
o    Reflections on health, leadership and the Specialist Service Officer
o    Operations BASTILLE and FALCONER: legal support to commanders
o    Command, leadership and operations
o    ADF command and leadership: a Navy officer’s perspective
o    Operation SLIPPER (Afghanistan): task group command – reflections and recollections
o    Reflections on Persian Gulf naval operations
o    Operations SPITFIRE and WARDEN: East Timor airlift experiences
o    Leadership in the ADF
o    Operation CATALYST: the Australian medical detachment Balad - 2004-05

Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI)

Baker Institute for Public Policy

Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

Brookings Institute
·         Future of Spectrum  
·         Iraq Index: Tracking Reconstruction and Security in Post-Saddam Iraq [updated July 28, 2011] 
·         Warning on Defense Budget Cuts 

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

CATO Institute

Center for American Progress

Center for a New American Security (CNAS)

Center for Global Development

Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments (CSBA)

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)

Center for Studies on Federalism

Centre for European Reform (CER)
·         Innovation: How Europe Can Take Off  

Chatham House

Combat Studies Institute (CSI)

Combating Terrorist Center (CTC)

Community Security Trust

Congress. House. Foreign Affairs Committee
·         Hearings 
o    Hydrocephalus Treatment in Uganda: Leading the Way to Help Children [August 2, 2011]
o    Southern Kordofan: Ethnic Cleansing and Humanitarian Crisis in Sudan [August 4, 2011]

Congress. House. Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence

Congress. Senate. Foreign Relations Committee

Congress. Senate. Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)

Crisis States Research Centre

Defence Academy of the United Kingdom

Defense Business Board (DBB)

Department of Defense (DOD)
·         CrossTalk: The Journal of Defense Software Engineering, July/August 2011, v. 24, no. 4 
o    Quantitative Project Management Framework via Integrating Six Sigma and PSP/TSP
o    Driving Major Change: The Balance Between Methods and People
o    Power and Influence Charting: The Google Way
o    Product Thinking in Process Improvement
o    Software Estimation: Developing an Accurate, Reliable Method
o    Challenges in Deploying Static Analysis Tools

Department of Defense Inspector General (DODIG)

Department of Homeland Security Inspector General

East-West Center

Energy Information Administration (EIA)
·         Norway Country Analysis Brief 

Feinstein International Center

Foreign Policy
·         All Guns, No Butter 
·         Once Upon a Time in Damascus 
·         This Fight Ain't Over 

FRIDE/Uyghur Human Rights Project

Government Accountability Office (GAO)

Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP)

Heritage Foundation
·         A Dangerous Debt Ceiling Deal 

Homeland Security Policy Institute (HSPI)

Institute for Foreign Policy Analysis (IFPA)

Institute for Security Studies (ISS)

Institute for Strategic, Political, Security and Economic Consultancy

Institute for the Study of War
·         Iraq Trip Report 
·         Libya Conflict: Situation Update 

Integrity Watch Afghanistan

International Crisis Group
·         Aid and Conflict in Afghanistan 

International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS)
·         Nuclear Security After Fukushima 

International Monetary Fund (IMF)
·         Kuwait: Selected Issues 
·         Paraguay: Selected Issues 

International Relations and Security Network
·         Building a Better 'Cyber Range' 
·         The Forgotten Girl Soldier 
·         OSINT Report on Terrorist Financing  

Jamestown Foundation
·         Terrorism Monitor, August 4, 2011, v. 9, no. 31 
o    Mauritania Confronts Structural Problems as It Steps Up Counterterrorism
o    Haqqani Network Growing Stronger at the Expense of the Tehrik-e-Taliban
o    Syrian Unrest Raises Sectarian Tensions in Lebanon

Japan. Ministry of Defense
·         2011 Defense White 

Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)

Lowy Institute for International Policy

Marshall Institute

·         Revealed: Operation Shady RAT [targeted intrusions]

MICROCON (Micro Level Analysis of Violent Conflict)

National Security Archive

Nautilus Institute for Security and Sustainability

Norwegian Peacebuilding Resource Centre

Pakistan Security Research Unit (PSRU)

Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)

Portuguese Institute of International Relations and Security
o    Portugal and the Recognition of the National Transitional Council of Libya
o    Biofuels, Agricultural Development, and Food Security in Mozambique
o    The EU and Guinea-Bissau: Always One Step Behind?


Refugees International
·         DR Congo: Too Soon to Walk Away    

Secretary of Defense/Joint Staff Freedom of Information Reading Rooms

Security & Defence Agenda

Small Wars Journal

South Asia Terrorism Portal (SATP)
·         HuJI-B: Potent Threat 
·         Kurram: Operation Eyewash [Pakistan] 

Stanley Foundation

United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Occupied Palestinian Territory

·         Horn of Africa - Drought [latest update] 

Washington Institute for Near East Policy
·         No More Cold Turkey 

White House

Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
·         China and the Persian Gulf