Monday, January 16, 2017

Friday's Miscellany 01-13-2017

38 North

American Enterprise Institute

Asia Centre

Atlantic Council

Baker Institute for Public Policy

Barcelona Centre for International Affairs (CIDOB)

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies
·         Kerry’s Misreading of Reality
·         North Korea and the Middle East
·         A Soldier, Not a “Child”

Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

Brennan Center for Justice



Canadian Global Affairs Institute (CGAI)

CATO Institute 

Center for a New American Security (CNAS)

Center for Global Development

Center for Naval Analyses (CNA)

Center for Security Policy (CSP)

Center for Security Studies (CSS)
·         Russian Analytical Digest, No. 195: 2016 in Review, Looking Forward to 2017

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
·         PacNet #2 - A New US Administration and a Proposal to Bolster the ROK-US Alliance
·         PacNet #3 - TPP is Dead – Long Live TPP!
·         PacNet #4 - What's the Primary Threat?

Center for the Study of Democracy

Center on Global Energy Policy

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Centre for Security Governance

Clingendael - Netherlands Institute of International Relations
·         The "Belarus Factor"

Congress. House. Homeland Security Committee

Congress. Senate. Armed Services Committee
·         Confirmation Hearing - Mattis

Congress. Senate. Foreign Relations Committee
·         Emoluments Clause
·         Russia Commission

Congress. Senate. Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs Committee

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
·         Colombia's Civil Conflict
·         The Rohingya Migrant Crisis

Defense Science Board (DSB)

Department of Defense (DOD)

Department of Defense Inspector General (DODIG)
·         DODIG-2017-038 Assessment of Warriors in Transition Program Oversight
·         DODIG-2017-041 Combined Security Transition Command–Afghanistan Improved Controls Over U.S. Funded Ministry of Defense Fuel Contracts, but Further Improvements are Needed (Redacted)

Department of Energy

Department of State

Department of the Navy

East-West Center

European Policy Centre (EPC)

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
·         FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, January 2017
o    Extinction Through Profitable Crime: The Rhinoceros
o    Police Officer Wellness Training: The Road to Mental Readiness
o    History in the Making
o    Are You An Approachable Leader?

Financial Action Task Force (FATF)

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

Foundation for International Development Study and Research (FERDI)

Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces

German Institute for International and Security Affairs (GIISA)
·         Reforming NATO’s Partnerships

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Global Political Trends Center

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         Border Patrol: Actions Needed to Improve Oversight of Post-Apprehension Consequences. GAO-17-66
·         Flood Insurance: FEMA Needs to Address Data Quality and Consider Company Characteristics When Revising Its Compensation Methodology. GAO-17-36
·         Military Personnel: DOD Has Processes for Operating and Managing Its Sexual Assault Incident Database. GAO-17-99
·         Public Health Emergencies: HHS Needs to Better Communicate Requirements and Revise Plans for Assessing Impact of Personnel Reassignment. GAO-17-187
·         Terrorism Risk Insurance: Market Challenges May Exist for Current Structure and Alternative Approaches. GAO-17-62

Heritage Foundation
·         Economic Outlook for 2017

Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)

Institute for Security & Development Policy

Institute for the Study of War
·         The Campaign for ar-Raqqah: January 12, 2017
·         The Campaign for Mosul: January 4-9, 2017
·         Iraq Situation Report: January 6-11, 2017

Institute of Development Studies (IDS)

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA)

International Centre for Counter-Terrorism (ICCT)

Jamestown Foundation
·         China Brief, January 13, 2017, v. 17, no. 1  
o    Snapshot: China’s Western Theater Command
o    China’s Lukewarm Response to Indian Military Modernization
o    Arunachal Pradesh: Cultural and Strategic Flashpoint For Sino-Indian Relations
o    Sino-Indian Competition in the Maritime Domain
·         Terrorism Monitor, January 14, 2017, v. 15, no. 1
o    India Tackles Terror Financing
o    Entering the Era of ‘Unmanned Terrorism’
o    How Al-Qaeda Will Benefit From Islamic State’s ‘Greater Sahara Province’

Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS)

Konrad Adenauer Foundation (Konrad Adenauer Stiftung)

Korea Ministry of Unification

Korea Institute for National Unification

Lexington Institute

Lowy Institute for International Relations


National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START)

National Intelligence Council (NIC)
·         Global Trends home

NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence

Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA)

New America Foundation

Office of the Director, Operational Test and Evaluation (DOT&E)
·         FY 2016 Annual Report

Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI)
·         ICD 208 - Maximizing the Utility of Analytic Products

Open Society Foundation

Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)

Pew Research Center Social & Demographic Trends

Pew Research Center U.S. Politics & Policy

Program for Public Consultation

·         Preventing State Collapse in Syria  

Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)
·         The Cartography of Compliance

S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies

Second Line of Defense

Small Wars Journal

South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA)

South Korea Ministry of Defense
·         2016 Defense White Paper
·         Prior Years White Papers

Stanley Foundation

United States Trade Representative (USTR)

University of Memphis
·         University of Memphis Law Review 46, no. 3 (2016): 545-635
o    Invisible Inequality: the Two Americas of Military Sacrifice

US Institute of Peace (USIP)

Washington Institute for Near East Policy
·         NGO Law in Egypt
·         U.S. Policy on Turkey

White House

World Bank