Sunday, October 9, 2016

Friday's Miscellany 10-07-2016

38 North

Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU)

Al Jazeera Center for Studies

American Enterprise Institute

American Security Project

Amnesty International

Armed Conflict Location and Event Dataset
·         ACLED Conflict Trends Report no. 52, October 2016: Real-time Analysis of African Political Violence

Asan Institute for Policy Studies

Asian Development Bank

Atlantic Council
·         A Globalized Renminbi

Australian National University – Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs

Barcelona Centre for International Affairs

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies

Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

·         Celebrating 10 Years of the Global Economy and Development Program, 11 Mini-Reports:

Center for Civilians in Conflict

Center for Global Development

Center for Security Studies (CSS)
·         Russian Analytical Digest, No. 189: State Duma Elections

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
·         PacNet #76 - Taiwan Should Not Worry about the Vatican

Center for the Study of Intelligence (CIS)
·         Studies in Intelligence, September 2016, v. 60, no. 3
o    Fighting Iran: Intelligence Support During Operation Earnest Will, 1987–88
o    Why Bad Things Happen to Good Analysts

Center on Global Energy Policy

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Chatham House

Chicago Council on Global Affairs

Clingendael - Netherlands Institute of International Relations
·         Defense  Cooperation Models

Commission on Security & Cooperation in Europe (US Helsinki Commission)

Congress. House. Homeland Security Committee
·         Terror Threat Snapshot; The ISIS Terror Threat in America [October2016]

Congress. House. Oversight & Governmental Reform Committee

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
·         Can Malaria Be Eradicated?
·         Colombia's Civil Conflict

Department of Defense (DOD)
·         DoD Instruction 1300.28, In-Service Transition for Transgender Service Members, July 1, 2016; Effective October 1, 2016

Department of Defense Inspector General (DODIG)
·         DODIG-2017-001 Report of Investigation: Ronald F. Lewis Major General, U.S. Army  

Department of Homeland Security Inspector General 
·         Report No. 16-139-D - FEMA Should Implement Consistent Joint Field Office Guidance
·         Report No. 16-141 - DHS Has Not Trained Classified Network Users on the Classification Management Tool
·         Report No. 16-142 - Review of the Department of Homeland Security's Implementation of the Cybersecurity Act of 2015

Department of State
·         Update on Campaign Against ISIL

East-West Center

Egmont Institute Royal Institute for International Relations

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
·         FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, October 2016
o    Commander’s Intent: A Framework for Success
o    Restorative Justice and Youthful Offenders
o    Building Community Trust Requires Supporting Healthy Officers
o    Where Is Your Bottom Line? A Communication Tip for Leaders

Financial Action Task Force (FATF)

Finnish Institute of International Affairs

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

French Institute of International Relations (Institut Français des Relations Internationales)

Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces

German Council on Foreign Relations
·         Future of the European Project

German Development Institute

German Institute for International and Security Affairs (GIISA)

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         Advanced Technologies: Strengthened Federal Approach Needed to Help Identify and Mitigate Supply Risks for Critical Raw Materials. GAO-16-699
·         Diplomatic Security: State Should Enhance Its Management of Transportation-Related Risks to Overseas U.S. Personnel. GAO-17-124
·         Emergency Communications: Improved Procurement of Land Mobile Radios Could Enhance Interoperability and Cut Costs. GAO-17-12
·         Emergency Communications: Survey of Selected Federal Agencies' Use and Procurement of Land Mobile Radio Equipment (GAO-17-13SP, October 5, 2016), an E-supplement to GAO-17-12.

Heritage Foundation

Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA)

Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)

Institute for National Security Studies (INSS)

Institute for Policy Analysis of Conflict (IPAC)

Institute for Security & Development Policy (ISDP)

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

Institute for Social Policy and Understanding (ISPU)

Institute for the Study of War (ISW)
·         Iraq Control of Terrain: October 7, 2016
·         Iraq Situation Report: September 20 - October 3, 2016
·         Syria Situation Report: September 22 - October 7, 2016

Institute of International Affairs (Istituto Affari Internazionali)

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

Inter-American Dialogue

International Centre for Counter-Terrorism (ICCT)

Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs

Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS)
·         Joint Pub 3-42, Joint Explosive Ordnance Disposal, 09 September 2016

Joint Special Operations University (JSOU)

Long War Journal
·         Charting the Data for US Air Strikes in Yemen, 2002 - 2016 [updated October 6,  2016]

Lowy Institute for International Relations

Martens Centre for European Studies

Migration Policy Institute (MPI)

National Academies Press

National Security Archive

Notre Europe - Institut Jacques Delors
·         Globalisation Ethics

Pakistan Institute of Legislative Development and Transparency

Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)

Pew Research Center Global Attitudes & Trends

Pew Research Center Internet, Science & Tech
·         Politics of Climate

Pew Research Center Social & Demographic Trends
·         State of American Jobs


S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies

Small Wars Journal

Stanley Foundation

Strategic Studies Institute
·         Army War College Review, August 2016, v. 2, no. 3
o    Using the Rule of Law to Combat the Islamic State
o    Hellenic National Security: The Turkish Challenge
o    Justified Physical Response to Cyber Attacks
o    Terminating Conflict with the Islamic State
o    Russia's Information Operations Themes: NATO Under Attack

Transparency International

US Institute of Peace (USIP)
·         Closing Space and Fragility

Washington Institute for Near East Policy
·         Who Will Take al-Bab?

Wilson Center
·         Deterring Nuclear Terrorism

Wisconsin Project on Nuclear Arms Control

World Bank