Sunday, September 25, 2011

Friday's Miscellany 09-23-2011

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

Amnesty International

Army War College Library

Asian Development Bank

Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI)
·         Debate Over US Grand Strategy 

Brookings Institute

Canadian Defence & Foreign Affairs Intitute (CDFAI)

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
·         Currency Wars  

Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessment (CSBA)

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
·         Cyber Events Since 2006 
·         Iraq and US Strategy in the Gulf  

Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)


Congress. House. Armed Services Committee
·         Afghan National Security Forces 

Congress. House. Foreign Affairs Committee
·         Hearings 
o    Axis of Abuse: U.S. Human Rights Policy toward Iran and Syria, Part 2 [September 22]
o    China's Monopoly on Rare Earths: Implications for U.S. Foreign and Security Policy [September 21]
o    China's One-Child Policy: The Government's Massive Crime Against Women and Unborn Babies [September 22]
o    Human Rights in North Korea: Challenges and Opportunities [September 20]
o    Job Creation Made Easy: The Colombia, Panama, and South Korea Free Trade Agreements [September 23]

Congress. House. Homeland Security Committee

Congress. House. Oversight & Government Reform Committee

Congress. House. Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Congress. Senate. Armed Forces Committee
·         Briefing relating to Iran 

Congress. Senate. Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee

Congress. Senate. Judiciary Committee

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
·         The Arab League 
·         Maternal Health in Afghanistan 
·         Muslims in the United States 
·         Palestinian Statehood at the UN 

Defense Science Board (DSB)

Department of Defense (DOD) - National Center for Telehealth & Technology

Department of the Army

Department of the Army Inspector General
·         Timeframe Data 

Department of Defense Inspector General (DODIG)

Director of National Intelligence (DNI)
·         Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act Title III Annual Report for 2010 (on security clearances granted)  

East-West Center

Energy Information Administration (EIA)
·         International Energy Outlook 2011 

EU Institute for Security Studies

European Policy Centre

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
·         2010 Crime in the U.S. 

Federation of American Scientists (FAS)

Foreign Policy
·         The Do-Nothing Strategy 
·         The Gloves Come Off [Pakistan] 
·         Machine Gun Menace 
·         Uncle Sam and the Saudi Split 
·         The World's Top Executioners 

Government Accountability Office (GAO)

Heritage Foundation

Human Rights Watch

Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (IDSA)

Institute for National Strategic Studies (INSS)

Institute for Science and International Security (ISIS)

Institute for Social Policy and Understanding (ISPU)

Institute for Software Research

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

International Crisis Group
·         Myanmar: Major Reform Underway 
·         Turkey: Ending the PKK Insurgency  

International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

International Monetary Fund (IMF)
·         World Economic Outlook 2011 

International Relations and Security Network

International Republican Institute

International Space Exploration Coordination Group (ISECG)
·         The Global Exploration Roadmap 

International Trade Commission (ITC)

Jamestown Foundation
·         Terrorism Monitor, September 23, 2011, v. 9, no. 36 
o    Probing the Reasons behind Iran’s “Pre-emptive” Military Offensive against Kurdish Rebels
o    Al-Q Can Nigeria Exploit the Split in the Boko Haram Movement? aeda in the Islamic Maghreb’s Operational Revival in Northern Algeria

Joint Special Operations University (JSOU)
·         USSOCOM Research Topics 2012 

Middle East Institute (MEI)
·         Revolution and Political Transformation in the Middle East

National Bureau of Asian Research
·         Japan’s Evolving Space Program 

National Reconnaissance Office (NRO)
·         Special Collections 
o    Index, Declassified GAMBIT and HEXAGON Records and Histories - September 17, 2011
o    A History of Satellite Reconnaissance (Perry Histories)

NATO Defense College
·         Libya: Avoiding State Failure 

Nautilus Institute for Security and Sustainability

Nordic Africa Institute, Conflict, Displacement and Transformation

Norwegian Peacebuilding Resource Centre

Open Society Foundations

PAK Institute for Peace Studies

Pew Charitable Trusts

Pew Internet & American Life Project

Political Economy Research Institute (PERI)


Security Council Report


Small Wars Journal
·         Don't Trust the Big Man 

Strategic Studies Institute (SSI)

UN Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR)

Urban Institute

·         Chad - Complex Emergency [latest update] 

Washington Institute for Near East Policy
·         Bahrain Boiling 

White House

World Bank