Monday, September 5, 2011

Friday's Miscellany 09-02-2011

Air University
·         Air & Space Power Journal, Fall 2011, v. 26, no. 3   
·         Full issue  
o    Personnel Recovery in Focus
o    Air Force Personnel Recovery as a Service Core Function It’s Not “Your Father’s Combat Search and Rescue”
o    Air Force Rescue A Multirole Force for a Complex World
o    Strategic Rescue Vectoring Airpower Advocates to Embrace the Real Value of Personnel Recovery
o    Air Force Fixed-Wing Rescue A Multifaceted Approach for Full-Spectrum Personnel Recovery
o    How to Say “National Security” in 1,001 Languages
o    Fiscally Sound Options for a Flawed Tanker Recapitalization Strategy
o    The United States Should Develop a Missile Defense System That Builds Confidence
·         Strategic Studies Quarterly, Fall 2011, v. 5, no. 3 
o    Preparing to Lead with a Compelling Narrative: If You Don't Frame the Narrative, Someone Else Will
o    Transitions in the Arab World: Spring or Fall?
o    To Deter or Not to Deter: Applying Historical Lessons to the Iranian Nuclear Challenge
o    Hegemonic Disruption: The Asymmetric Challenge to US Leadership
o    The Past as Prologue: Realist Thought and the Future of American Security Policy
o    Zero Nuclear Weapons and Nuclear Security Enterprise Modernization 

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

Amnesty International

Asian Development Bank Institute

ASUA Institute of Land Warfare

Atlantic Council

Baker Institute for Public Policy

Bipartisan Policy Center

·         The History of Al Qaeda 

Building America’s Future Educational Fund
·         Building America’s Future: Falling Apart and Falling Behind [Transportation Infrastructure Report 2011] 

Center for Global Development

Center for Immigration Studies (CIS)

Center for Security Studies (CSS)

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
·         Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb 
·         China's New Balkan Strategy 

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Commission on Wartime Contracting

Cost of War

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
·         Anxious August in Afghanistan 
·         The Global Regime for Terrorism 
·         How to Invest in U.S. Employment 
·         Targeted Killings   

Defense Department Inspector General

Department of Homeland Security

Department of the Navy

Energy Information Administration (EIA)
·         Country Analysis Brief - Ecuador 
·         Monthly Energy Review - August 2011 

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

Foreign Policy
·         The Black Hole of 9/11 
·         The Tripoli Uprising 

German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)

Heritage Foundation

Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)
·         Challenges in Cyberspace 

Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (IDSA)

Institute for Science and International Security (ISIS)
·         IAEA Iran Safeguards Report

Institute for Security Studies (ISS)

Institute for Social Policy and Understanding

Institute for the Study of War

International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)

International Monetary Fund (IMF)
·         Do Fiscal Spillovers Matter? 

International Relations and Security Network
·         The Eurozone Crisis Then and Now 

Jamestown Foundation
·         China Brief, September 2, 2011, v. 11, no. 16 
o    Taiwan's Defense White Paper Shows New Candor on Challenges Ahead
o    Xi Jinping: China’s Conservative Strongman-in-Waiting
o    Assessing China's Response to U.S. Reconnaissance Flights
o    China's Uranium Quest Part 2: The Turn to Foreign Markets

NATO Defense College

Norwegian Peacebuilding Resource Centre

Open Society Foundations

Opennet Initiative

Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)

Pew Global Attitudes Project

Pew Research Center for the People & the Press

Portuguese Institute of International Relations and Security
o    Brazil: Dilma's Dilemma
o    Equatorial Guinea Fakes Reforms to Enter the CPLP
o    São Tomé and Príncipe: In the Third Attempt and After Twenty Years, a Former Autocrat Returns to the Presidency

Rajaratnam School of International Studies


Sandia National Laboratories

Secretary of Defense/Joint Staff
o    Acquisition, Budget and Financial Matters  Selected Acquisition Report - as of December 31, 2009
o    CPA 1297: Falluja SITREP for June 6, 2004 - Released on April 11, 2011
o    Distribution of Funds
o    Oil Contract Awards Discussions
o    Restore Iraqi Oil Approval and Release of Funding
o    Circular Notice to all Foreign Government Offices in Iraq
o    Bremer's Seven Steps to Iraqi Sovereignty
o    Status of Foreign Missions in Iraq
o    Foreign Missions, June 5, 2003 - Memo for Commander of Coalition Forces
o    Remaining Issues Regarding the Iraqi Ministry of Oil
o    Keith Crane Comments on Iraq's Oil Trust Fund
o    Iraq's Oil Trust Funds

Small Wars Journal
·         Barbarization and Narcocultura 

South Asia Intelligence Review

Strategic Studies Institute (SSI)

Trust for America's Health

UN Development Programme (UNDP)

·         Horn of Africa - Drought [latest update] 
·         South Sudan Complex Emergency [latest update] 

Washington Institute for Near East Policy