Sunday, August 21, 2016

Friday's Miscellany 08-19-2016

Air Land Sea Application (ALSA) Center
·         Air Land Sea Bulletin, Summer 2016
o    Consider Adaptive Networks to Foster Understanding Relationships in Complex Operational Environments
o    Joint Equities in Aerial Lodgment
o    Joint Entry in the Urban Littorals: Freedom of Access Does Not Equal Freedom of Action
o    Ignoring the Inevitable: Urban Close Air Support Problems
o    Female Service Members Model Gender Integration among Partner Nations

Al Jazeera Center for Studies

Amnesty International

Army War College
·         Parameters, Summer 2016, v. 46, no. 2
o    Prospects for Peace: The View from Beijing
o    Russian Special Operations Forces in Crimea and Donbas
o    Why Russia is Reviving its Conventional Military Power
o    Preparing for North Korea's Collapse: Key Stabilization Tasks
o    China, India, and War over Water
o    The "Practice" Problem: Peacebuilding and Doctrine
o    Capturing the Character of Future War
o    Victory in Today's Wars: New Insights on the Role of Communications

Asian Development Bank

Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

·         U.S. Policy Toward Taiwan

Canadian Global Affairs Institute (CGAI)

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

CATO Institute

Center for a New American Security

Center for Global Development

Center for Middle Eastern Strategic Studies (ORSAM)

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
·         PacNet #62 - Trans-boundary water resource management cooperation between the two Koreas: challenges and opportunities

Centre for Conflict Resolution

Chatham House

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS)

Department of Defense (DOD)
·         DODM 3025.01 v. 1  Defense Support of Civil Authorities: Overview  
·         DODM 3025.01 v. 2  Defense Support of Civil Authorities: DOD Incident Response
·         DODM 3025.01 v. 3 Defense Support of Civil Authorities: Pre-Planned DoD Support of Law Enforcement Agencies, Special Events, Community Engagement, and Other Non-DoD Entities

Department of Defense Inspector General (DODIG)
·         DODIG-2016-124 DoD Freedom of Information Act Policies Need Improvement

Department of Justice

Department of State

Department of Veterans Affairs

East Asia Institute

East West Center

Financial Action Task Force (FATF)

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

German Development Institute

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         Antidumping and Countervailing Duties: CBP Action Needed to Reduce Duty Processing Errors and Mitigate Nonpayment Risk. GAO-16-542
·         Army Training: Efforts to Adjust Training Requirements Should Consider the Use of Virtual Training Devices. GAO-16-636
·         Cultural Property: Protection of Iraqi and Syrian Antiquities. GAO-16-673
·         Defense Budget: DOD Needs to Improve Reporting of Operation and Maintenance Base Obligations. GAO-16-537
·         DOD Financial Management: Improvements Needed in the Navy's Audit Readiness Efforts for Fund Balance with Treasury. GAO-16-47  
·         Emergency Communications: Effectiveness of the Post-Katrina Interagency Coordination Group Could Be Enhanced. GAO-16-681
·         Federal Workforce: Opportunities Exist to Improve Data on Selected Groups of Special Government Employees. GAO-16-548
·         Sexual Violence Data: Actions Needed to Improve Clarity and Address Differences Across Federal Data Collection Efforts. GAO-16-546

Heritage Foundation

Hoover Institute
·         Blueprint for America

Human Rights Watch

Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology (ICIT)

Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (IDSA)

Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)
·         Africa Watch, August 18, 2016, v. 12  
o    In the Fight Against Boko Haram, What’s the Role of the Multi-National Joint Task Force?
o    Shifting Allegiances in Zimbabwe’s Powerful Security Sector?
o    Tanzania: Growing Concern Over Governance Reform

Institute for National Strategic Studies

Institute for Social Policy and Understanding (ISPU)

Institute for Strategic, Political, Security and Economic Consultancy (ISPSW)

Institute for the Study of War
·         Iraq Situation Report: August 9-15, 2016  
·         ISIS Sanctuary Map: August 19, 2016
·         Syria Situation Report: August 12 - 18, 2016

Institute of Development Studies

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

International Centre for Counter-Terrorism (ICCT)

International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT)
·         Trends in Aviation Terrorism

Jamestown Foundation
·         Terrorism Monitor, August 19, 2016, v. 14, no. 17
o    Al-Shabaab Aims for ‘Hearts and Minds’ With Establishment of Islamic Police Force
o    Political Turmoil in KRG Risks Hindering Kurdish Efforts Against Islamic State
o    Boko Haram: Abu Musab al-Barnawi’s Leadership Coup and Offensive in Niger

Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs

Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS)
·         JDN 2-16, Identity Activities, 03 August 2016
·         JP 1-04, Legal Support to Military Operations, 02 August 2016

Korea Institute for National Unification

Lowy Institute for International Relations

Migration Policy Institute (MPI)

Mineta Transportation Institute

National Defense University Press

National League of Cities (NLC)

National Security Archive

Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI)
·         ICD 701 - Unauthorized Disclosures of Classified Information

Omega Research Foundation

Pakistan Institute of Legislative Development and Transparency

Peace Research Institute Oslo
·         Diversification and Diffusion

Pew Research Center Internet, Science & Tech

Pew Research Center U.S. Politics & Policy


Refugees International

Small Wars Journal
·         Political/Military Autism

Stimson Center

Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI)
·         Arms Trade Treaty Project

Strategic Studies Institute

Threat Connect

Washington Institute for Near East Policy