Sunday, October 16, 2011

Friday's Miscellany 10-15-2011

Afghanistan Analysts Network (AAN)

Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit

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

Amnesty International

Asia Foundation / USAID
·         Prosecution of Torture: A Manual f

Asian Development Bank Institute

Atlantic Council

James Baker Institute for Public Policy

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies

Berghof Conflict Research

Boston Consulting Group


Center for Global Development

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
·         Significant Cyber Events Since 2006  

Center for Strategic Research

Centre for Studies on Federalism

Chatham House


Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
·         The G20's Eurozone Problem 
·         State Sponsors: Iran 
·         U.S. Takes Aim at Yuan 
·         The U.S.-South Korea Alliance 

Department of Defense Inspector General (DODIG)

Department of Transportation
·         NextGen Avionics Roadmap Version 2.0  

East West Center

Energy Information Administration (EIA)

EU Institute for Security Studies

Foreign Policy
·         The Burma Spring 
·         Twilight of the Wise Man 

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

Government Accountability Office (GAO)

Henley Putnam University
·         Journal of Strategic Security, Fall 2011, v. 4, no.3 
o    Hizbollah-Syrian Intelligence Affairs: A Marriage of Convenience
o    Extraordinary Rendition and U.S. Counterterrorism Policy
o    Mitigating the Exploitation of U.S. Borders by Jihadists and Criminal Organizations
o    Buy Off and Buy In: Flipping the FARC

Heritage Foundation
·         Global Trade Freedom Needs a Boost 
·         Taking the REINS on Regulation 

Homeland Security Policy Institute (HSPI)

Hudson Institute

Human Rights Watch

Institute for Defense Studies & Analyses (IDSA)
·         Chechen Imbroglio—An Update  

Institute for Science and International Security (ISIS)

Institute for Security Studies (ISS)
·         South Africa Crime Quarterly, September 2011,no. 37 
o    Fear or failure? Why victims of domestic violence retract from the criminal justice process
o    Between illegality and legality, (In)security, crime and gangs in Nairobi informal settlements
o    A prisoners right? The legal case for rehabilitation
o    Will the real social worker please stand up? Defining criminal justice social work
o    On the record, Interview with Peter Tinsley, Executive Director of the Institute for Justice Sector Development

Institute for the Study of War
·         Afghanistan Order of Battle (as of October 2011)  
·         Iraq Order of Battle (as of October 2011)  
·         Libya Conflict: Situation Update 

International Centre for the Study of Radicalization

International Crisis Group

International Energy Administration (IEA)

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
·         2011 Global Hunger Index 

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

International Relations and Security Network

Jamestown Foundation
·         China Brief, October 14, 2011 v. 11, no. 19 
o    “Strong Indignation,” but Limited Retribution: China’s Response to U.S. Arms Sales to Taiwan
o    Beijing Battles Brewing Financial Crisis
o    Tiangong-1 Launch Makes China’s Space Station Plans a Reality
o    Retired Taiwan Officer Exchanges Offer Insight into a Modern “United Front”
·         Terrorism Monitor, October 14, 2011, v. 9, no. 37 
o    Iraqi Militants Encourage People of Khuzestan to Launch Jihad against Iran
o    The Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan's Expanding Western Connections
o    Bringing Shari'a Rule to Yemen and Saudi Arabia: Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula's Post-Revolution Strategies

Mo Ibrahim Foundation

National Security Archive

National Security Project [Bipartisan Policy Center]

Nautilus Institute for Security and Sustainability

New America Foundation

Peterson Institute for International Economics

Pew Research Center

Pew Research Center for the People & the Press

Political Economy Research Institute (PERI)


Small Wars Journal
·         Design: Thinking not Process 
·         U.S. Naval Basing in Sri Lanka? 
·         What is Your Narrative, and Why? 

Texas Department of Agriculture

Transportation Research Board

UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan

UN Office on Drugs and Crime Control

United Nations
·         2011 Global Study on Homicide 

United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA)

US Central Command (CENTCOM)

US Institute of Peace (USIP)
·         Youth in Rwanda and Burundi 

·         Horn of Africa - Drought [latest update] 
·         Libya- Complex Emergency - Disaster Assistance at a Glance [latest update]   
·         Pakistan- Complex Emergency and Floods [latest update] 

Washington Institute for Near East Studies
·         A History of Violence 

White House

WMD Center
·         Bio-Response Report Card