Sunday, January 6, 2013

Friday's Miscellany 01-04-2013

Afghanistan’s Independent Human Rights Commission

American Logistics Association

American Peace Society

·         World Affairs, January-February 2013
o    Bibi’s Bomb
o    US Cyber Warriors Seize the Offensive
o    Zero-Sum Makes Zero Sense

Armed Forces Journal

·         AFJ, December 2012
o    When the Network Dies: The Army Lacks the Battle Drills That Would Help It Fight On
o    Air Force Cyber Vision 2025
o    Command and Accountability
o    Abolish QDR
o    The Quantified Warrior
o    Unloved Aerial vehicles

Atlantic Council

Barcelona Centre for International Affairs

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies

Berkman Center on Internet & Society


California Polytechnic State University

Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS)

Caspian Research Institute

CATO Institute

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)

Center on Islam, Democracy and the Future of the Muslim World

·         After Al-Shabaab
Chatham House

College of Europe

Congress. Senate. Coburn

·         Department of Everything

Congress. Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

·         Interagency Personnel Rotation Act of 2011 [S. Rpt 112-235]

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

·         The “Fiscal Cliff” Deal

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)

Department of Defense (DOD)

Department of the Army

·         Army Capstone Capabilities 2013

Department of State

Energy Information Administration (EIA)

·         Angola Country Analysis Brief - January 2013

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

·         FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin - December 2012 
o    Vigilance Fatigue in Policing: A Critical Threat to Public Safety and Officer Well-Being
o    In Pursuit of Cooperation: Idaho Police Agencies Join Together
o    Doing the “Right Thing” for the Wrong Reasons: Abuse of Police Discretion
o    Armored Car Industry: Reciprocity Act and Local Law Enforcement

Finnish Institute for International Affairs

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Global Political Trends Center

Government Accountability Office (GAO)

·         Border Security: Additional Actions Needed to Strengthen CBP Efforts to Mitigate Risk of Employee Corruption and Misconduct. GAO-13-59
·         Financial Institutions: Causes and Consequences of Recent Bank Failures. GAO-13-71
Heritage Foundation

Homeland Security Digital Library (HSDL)

Homeland Security Outlook

·         Maritime Security Outlook

Institute for the Study of War

·         Iraq Update - 2013 Weekly Iraq Update #1

Institute of National Security Studies (Israel)

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

International Crisis Group

·         CrisisWatch N°113, 30 December 2012

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

International Peace Institute (IPI)

International Relations and Security Network

Jamestown Foundation

·         China Brief, January 4, 2013, v. 13, no. 1
o    Regional Chief Selections Highlight Continuity in Leadership Development
o    What Direction for Legal Reform Under Xi Jinping?
o    China and Cambodia: With Friends Like These…
o    China-Uganda Relations: Closer is Not Necessarily Better

Korea Institute for National Unification

Library of Congress, Federal Research Division

Long War Journal

·         Charting the Data for US Airstrikes in Pakistan, 2004 - 2013 [updated Jan 3, 2013]
·         Charting the Data for US Air Strikes in Yemen, 2002 - 2013 [updated Jan 3, 2013]
·         Green-on-Blue Attacks in Afghanistan: The Data [updated Jan 1, 2013]

Lowy Institute for International Relations

National Academies Press

National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health

National Defense University Press/ Center for the Study of Weapons of Mass Destruction

National Maritime Intelligence-Integration Office (NIMO)

·         NMIO Technical Bulletin, Fall 2012, v. 4
o    Italian Navy Approach to an Integrated Interagency Maritime Surveillance
o    Asean Information Sharing Portal
o    Illicit Trafficking in the Maritime Domain
o    Harbor Shield: Underwater Acoustic Inspection of Underway Vessels for Hull-Mounted Explosives
o    Studies in Maritime Security
o    Building the Business Model for Nonproliferation

Nautilus Institute for Security and Sustainability

Norwegian Peacebuilding Resource Centre

·         Policy Brief Series: The Gulf

Oxfam Publishing

Pak Institute for Peace Studies

·         Pakistan Security Report 2012

Peacekeeping & Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI)

Pew Global Attitudes Project

·         What Americans Want in 2013

Pew Internet and American Life Project

·         Mobile Connections to Libraries

Portuguese Institute of International Relations and Security

·         Pranamita Baruah, "Japan-China Spat Over the Senkaku Islands Continues to Persist" (IPRIS Viewpoints, No. 113, January 2013)


Reserve Forces Policy Board

Small Wars Journal

Strategic Studies Institute (SSI)

United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)

US International Trade Commission (USITC)
·         Journal of International Commerce and Economics, January 2013

Washington Institute for Near East Policy

·         No Settlement in Damascus

Wilson Center