Sunday, November 6, 2016

Friday's Miscellany 11-04-2016

38 North

Afghanistan Analysts Network
·         Kafka in Cuba: The Afghan Experience in Guantánamo        

Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU)

Al Jazeera Center for Studies

American Action Forum

American Enterprise Institute

Amnesty International
·         Out of Sight Out of Mind

Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI)

Atlantic Council
·         EU’s Capital Markets Union
·         NATO’s New Frontlines

Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI)

Baker Institute for Public Policy
·         The Extortion Cycle in Mexico

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies
·         Lessons of the UNESCO Vote

Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

Berghof Conflict Research

·         Afghanistan Index: Tracking Progress and Security in Post-9/11 Afghanistan [updated October 31, 2016]
·         Poverty Crosses Party Lines

Bureau of Justice Assistance

Bureau of Justice Statistics

Canadian Defense & Foreign Affairs Institute (CDFAI)

Canadian Global Affairs Institute (CGAI)
·         Who Lost the Caribbean?

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Center for Cyber & Homeland Security (CCHS)

Center for Global Development

Center for Naval Analyses (CNA)

Center for Security Policy

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
·         PacNet #82 - Australia May Need a Post-America Foreign Policy Plan B

Center on Global Energy Policy

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Chatham House

Clingendael  - Netherlands Institute of International Relations 

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)

Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS)

Department of Defense (DOD)
·         Force of the Future

Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

Department of State

East West Center

Energy Information Administration (EIA)
·         Kuwait Country Analysis Brief - November 2016

EU Non-Proliferation Consortium

European Leadership Network (ELN)

European Policy Centre (EPC)
·         What Kind of Brexit?

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)

German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         Defense Intelligence: Additional Steps Could Better Integrate Intelligence Input into DOD's Acquisition of Major Weapon Systems. GAO-17-10 
·         DOD Inventory of Contracted Services: Timely Decisions and Further Actions Needed to Address Long-Standing Issues. GAO-17-17
·         Emergency Funding for Ebola Response: Some USAID Reimbursements Did Not Comply with Legislative Requirements and Need to Be Reversed. GAO-17-35
·         Joint Intelligence Analysis Complex: DOD Partially Used Best Practices for Analyzing Alternatives and Should Do So Fully for Future Military Construction Decisions. GAO-16-853
·         Reported Inventory, Use, and Cost of Federally Owned Aircraft. GAO-17-73R
·         Troubled Asset Relief Program: New Effort to Wind Down the Community Development Capital Initiative. GAO-17-96
·         West Coast Ports: Better Supply Chain Information Could Improve DOT's Freight Efforts. GAO-17-23

Heritage Foundation

Households in Conflict Network

Human Rights Watch

Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (IDSA)
·         ICANN57: A Backgrounder

Institute for Security & Development Policy
·         THAAD in the Korean Peninsula

Institute for Security Studies
·         Russia: History as Myth?

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

Institute for the Study of War
·         The Campaign for Mosul: November 1-3, 2016
·         Syria Situation Report: October 27 - November 4, 2016

Institute of International Affairs  (Instituto Affari Internazionali)

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

International Centre for Counter-Terrorism (ICCT)

International Crisis Group

International Peace Institute (IPI)
·         Women, Peace, and Security

Italian Institute for International Political Studies (Istituto per gli studi di politica internazionale)

Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS)
·         DOD Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms, 16 October 2016
·         JDN 3-16, Joint Electromagnetic Spectrum Operations, 20 October 2016

Konrad Adenauer Foundation (Konrad Adenauer Stiftung)

Korea Institute for National Unification

Lowy Institute for International Relations

Migration Policy Institute


National Academies Press

National Defense University Press

National Cybersecurity Center for Excellence

NATO Defense College

Nonproliferation Policy Education Center (NPEC)

Notre Europe - Institut Jacques Delors

Oxfam Policy & Practice

Oxford Research Group

Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)

Pew Research Center Global Attitudes & Trends

Pew Research Center Hispanic Trends

Small Wars Journal

Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR)
·         Quarterly Report to Congress, October 2016
·         SIGAR 17-11 Afghanistan’s Road Infrastructure: Sustainment Challenges and Lack of Repairs Put U.S. Investment at Risk

Stanley Foundation

Strategic Studies Institute (SSI)

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

Transnational Institute (TNI)
·         Drone: Robot Imperium

United Kingdom

US Institute of Peace (USIP)


Washington Institute for Near East Policy
·         A New President for Lebanon

White House

Wilson Center

Wisconsin Project on Nuclear Arms Control