Monday, April 24, 2017

Friday's Miscellany 04-21-2017

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American Enterprise Institute

ASUA Institute of Land Warfare

Atlantic Council

Baker Institute for Public Policy
·         What Comprises "The Border"?

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies
·         Turkey: Divided We Stand

Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs
·         American Energy Policy

Bipartisan Policy Center

Brennan Center for Justice
·         Crime Trends: 1990-2016
·         The Islamophobic Administration

·         The Middle East 2017

CATO Institute

Center for Global Development

Center for Immigration Studies (CIS)

Center for Naval Analyses (CNA)

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
·         PacNet #33 - North Korea: Is a “Grand Bargain” Possible?
·         PacNet #33A - A new strategy toward North Korea: proactive, comprehensive, and productive

Center on Global Energy Policy

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Chicago Council on Global Affairs

Climate Diplomacy

College of Europe

Conflict Armament Research

Congress. Senate. Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs Committee

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
·         China in Africa
·         Venezuela in Crisis

Defense Science Board (DSB)

Department of the Army
·         ATP 3-01-81 - Counter-Unmanned Aircraft System Techniques

Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

East-West Center

Egmont Institute Royal Institute for International Relations

EU Non-Proliferation Consortium

European Parliamentary Research Service

European Policy Centre (EPC)

European Union Institute for Security Studies (EUISS)

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

German Institute of Global and Area Studies

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         Amphibious Combat Vehicle Acquisition: Cost Estimate Meets Best Practices, but Concurrency between Testing and Production Increases Risk. GAO-17-402
·         Littoral Combat Ship and Frigate: Delaying Planned Frigate Acquisition Would Enable Better-Informed Decisions. GAO-17-323

Heritage Foundation

Homeland Defense and Security Information Analysis Center (HDIAC)
·         HDIAC Journal, April 2017, v. 4, no. 1
o    LIBS Provides Potential Antidote to Increasingly Dangerous Prospect of Chem/Bio Warfare
o    Secondary Earthquakes New Madrid Seismic Zone: Response During an Ongoing Emergency
o    Host-Oriented Therapeutics as an Innovative Countermeasure Against Ebola and Other Hemorrhagic Fever Viruses
o    The Next Generation of Biofuels for the U.S. Military
o    Smarter Cameras with Edge Analytics
o    New Technologies New Risks
o    A Novel Approach to Battlefield Wound Assessment and Treatment for Forward Surgical Teams

Human Rights Watch

Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology (ICIT)

Institute for the Study of War
·         Iraq Situation Report: March 20 - April 20, 2017
·         Syria Situation Report: April 14 - 20, 2017

Institute of International Affairs (Istituto Affari Internazionali)
·         Trump's Foreign Policy in Asia

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

International Centre for Counter-Terrorism

Jamestown Foundation
·         China Brief, April 20, 2017, v. 17, no. 6
o    Philippines Choose Chinese Investment Over Territorial Challenge
o    China’s Power Projection in the Western Indian Ocean
o    Bhutan’s Relations With China and India
o    Political Indoctrination in Chinese Colleges
o    South Korea’s Presidential Election: Implications for China
·         Terrorism Monitor, April 21, 2017, v. 15, no. 8
o    Why Egypt’s Nationalist Hasm Movement Could Gain Greater Traction
o    NATO: Assessing the Alliance’s Counter-Terrorism Efforts
o    AQIM’s Alliance in Mali: Prospects for Jihadist Preeminence in West Africa
o    Somalia: Ramping up Action on al-Shabaab
o    Pakistan: Terror Arrest Puts Spotlight on Universities
o    Why Egypt’s Nationalist Hasm Movement Could Gain Greater Traction
o    NATO: Assessing the Alliance’s Counter-Terrorism Efforts
o    AQIM’s Alliance in Mali: Prospects for Jihadist Preeminence in West Africa

Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs

Konrad Adenauer Foundation (Konrad Adenauer Stiftung)

MIT Center for International Studies

National Academies Press

National Bureau of Asian Research

National Defense University Press
·         The Armed Forces Officer [2107 ed.] 

New America Foundation

Notre Europe - Institut Jacques Delors

Pak Institute for Peace Studies (PIPS)

Pakistan Institute of Legislative Development and Transparency

Peacekeeping & Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI)
·         Peace and Stability Journal, April 2017, v. 7, no. 1
o    Migrants on the Sea
o    The Top Ten Challenges of North Korea's Collapse: Key Stabilization Tasks
o    The Corruption
o    Modern Odyssey: UN Peacekeeping and Conflict Termination Efforts in Cyprus
o    A Trend of US Long-Term Commitment in Post-Conflict Conditions 1898-2015
o    China Ignores the UN Arbitration Ruling: Where Do We Go from Here?
o    Zimbabwe on the Brink of Disaster...As Usual

Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)

Pew Research Center U.S. Politics & Policy

Policy Institute at King's College 

Political Economy Research Institute (PERI)

·         Rolling Back the Islamic State

Small Wars Journal
·         The Fighter
·         Iraq’s Path to State Failure

Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI)

Transatlantic Academy

Transnational Institute

United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDR)

UK National Crime Agency
·         Pathways Into Cyber Crime

US-China Economic and Security Review Commission

US Institute of Peace (USIP)

Washington Institute for Near East Policy

Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

William J. Perry Center for Hemispheric Defense Studies
·         Perspectivas , March 2017
o    An Exploratory Study on the Impact of Organized Crime on Societies in Small Island Developing States:  Evidence from Five (5) Caribbean Countries