Monday, October 24, 2011

Friday's Miscellany 10-21-2011

Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU)

American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research

Amnesty International
·         Gender and Torture Conference Report  

Baker Institute

Bipartisan Project

Brookings Institute

Canadian Defence & Foreign Affairs Institute (CDFAI)
·         Political Mood of America 

Center for American Progress

Center for Global Development

Center for Infrastructure Protection and Homeland Security (CIP/HS)
·         Dams Sector 

Center for Security Studies

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)

Chatham House

Chief Justice Earl Warren Institute on Law and Social Policy

Congress. House. Armed Services Committee

Congress. House. Foreign Affairs Committee
·         Hearings 
o    Emerging Threats and Security in the Western Hemisphere: Next Steps for U.S. Policy [Oct 13, 2011]
o    The International Exploitation of Drug Wars and What We Can Do About It [Oct 12, 2011]
o    Iran and Syria: Next Steps—Part II [Oct 14, 2011]
o    Narcoterrorism and the Long Reach of U.S. Law Enforcement [Oct 12, 2011]

Congress. House. Homeland Security Committee

Congress. House. Judiciary Committee

Congress. House. Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Congress. Senate. Armed Services Committee

Congress. Senate. Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee

Congress. Senate. Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Congress. Senate. Homeland Security and Government Affairs

Congress. Senate. Judiciary Committee

Continuity of Government Commission

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
·         The Eurozone in Crisis 
·         Issue Guide: The Arab Uprisings  

Defense Department
·         NAVAIR Acquisition Forecast, 2012-2014     
·         NAVAIR Acquisition Guide 2012/2013 

Department of Homeland Security

Economic Policy Institute

Energy Information Administration (EIS)
·         Annual Energy Review 2010
·         International Energy Statistics  

Enough Project
·         How to Save Darfur’s Peace Process  

European Commission

European Parliament

Foreign Policy
·         The Qaddafi Family Scrapbook 

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)

Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP)

Government Accountability Office (GAO)

Heritage Foundation
·         Avoiding America’s Lost Decades 

Humanitarian Policy Group

Institute for Defense Studies & Analyses

Institute for National Strategic Studies (INSS)
·         NATO and the Arab Spring [Transatlantic Current - October 2011]

Institute for Science and International Security (ISIS)
·         Iran’s Advanced Centrifuges 

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

International Crisis Group

International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS)

International Monetary Fund (IMF)
·         Does G-4 Liquidity Spill Over? 
International Panel of Fissile Materials

International Relations and Security Network
·         Tibet Looks Ahead 

Jamestown Monitor
·         Terrorism Monitor, October 21, 2011, v. 9, no. 38 
o    Perspectives on the Islamist and Salafist Parties in Egypt: Similarities and Dissimilarities
o    Sectarian Violence Escalates in Balochistan as Shi’a Holy Month Approaches
o    Saudi Arabia’s “Iran Initiative” and Arab Tribalism: Emerging Forces Converge in the Arab World

Joint Chiefs of Staff
·         JP 3-03, Joint Interdiction, 03 May 2007, Change 1, 14 October 2011 
·         JP 4-06, Mortuary Affairs, 12 October 2011 
·         JP 3-07, Stability Operations, 29 September 2011 

National Academies Press

National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism ad Responses to Terrorism (START)

National Priorities Project

NATO Defense College

Nautilus Institute FOIA Room

Overseas Development Institute


Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)

Pew Research Center for the People & the Press

Pew Research Center's Project for Excellence in Journalism


Small Wars Journal

Stanley Foundation
·         Atrocities, Conflict, and the QDDR 

Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI)

Strategic Studies Institute (SSI)
Urban Institute

US Institute of Peace (USIP)

·         Central America - Floods 
·         Democratic Republic of the Congo - Complex Emergency [latest update] 
·         Haiti - Earthquake and Cholera [latest update] 
·         Horn of Africa - Drought [latest update]   
·         Libya- Complex Emergency - Disaster Assistance at a Glance [latest update]       
·         Pakistan- Complex Emergency and Floods [latest update] 

Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)

Washington Institute for Near East Policy
·         A History of Violence [Iran] 
·         Turkish-Iranian Rivalry Redux 

White House