Sunday, July 9, 2017

Friday's Miscellany 07-07-2017

38 North

Amnesty International

Army University Press
·         Military Review, July-August 2017, v. 97, no. 4
o    Multi-Domain Battle: Driving Change to Win in the Future
o    Curbing the “Helicopter Commander”: Overcoming Risk Aversion and Fostering Disciplined Initiative in the U.S. Army
o    The Collapse of Venezuela and Its Impact on the Region
o    The Evolving Nature of Russia‘s Way of War
o    North Korean Cyber Support to Combat Operations
o    Advancing Security Cooperation through Executive Education
o    The Role of Forward Presence in U.S. Military Strategy
o    The American Motor-Rifle Brigade: Issues with the Stryker Brigade Combat Team Concept
o    Understanding Japan’s Role in Securing the Western Pacific
o    Professional Military Education: Proven in Combat during the Mexican War
o    The Military Moral Education Program: Checking Our Ethical Azimuth
o    Navigating through the Challenge of Culture and Law in Postconflict Stability Operations
o    Queen of Spies: Daphne Park, Britain’s Cold War Spy Master

Atlantic Council

Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI)

Barcelona Centre for International Affairs (CIDOB)

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies
·         How Can Greece Pay Back China?
·         Iran Flexes Its Missile Muscles

Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs



Canadian Global Affairs Institute (CGAI)

Center for a New American Security (CNAS)

Center for Global Development

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
·         PacNet #50 - Trump and Southeast Asia: going through the motions
·         PacNet #49 - Don’t go ballistic! The least bad agenda after North Korea’s ICBM test

Centre for European Reform (CER)

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Chatham House

College of Europe

Congress. Senate. Homeland Security & Governmental Reform Committee

Egmont Institute

European Parliament Directorate-General for Internal Policies

European Policy Centre

European Union Institute for Security Studies (EUISS)

Financial Action Task Force (FATF)

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

Foundation for International Development Study and Research (FERDI)

German Development Institute

German Institute for International and Security Affairs (GIISA)
·         Last Exit Basel III

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         Chemical and Biological Defense: DOD Has Identified an Infrastructure Manager and Is Developing the Position's Roles and Responsibilities. GAO-17-522R
·         Inter-American Organizations: Efforts Ongoing for Quota Reform at the Organization of American States, but Reaching Agreement Will Be Difficult. GAO-17-572

Henry Jackson Society
·         The Homegrown Threat In Brief [Infographic]

Heritage Foundation

Human Rights Watch

Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (IDSA)
·         Hypersonic Weapons

Institute for Security & Development Policy

Institute of International Affairs (Istituto Affari Internazionali)

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Jamestown Foundation
·         China Brief, July 7, 2017, v. 17, no. 9
o    China-Qatar Relations in Perspective
o    China, Russia Commit to “Dual Track” Approach Toward Korean Peninsula Issues
o    Nuclear Bomber Could Boost PLAAF Strategic Role, Create Credible Triad
o    Xi Jinping and China’s Traditionalist Restoration 
o    Swarms at War: Chinese Advances in Swarm Intelligence
o    The United Front Work Department: “Magic Weapon” at Home and Abroad

Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS)
·         Joint Pub 4-08, Logistics in Support of Multinational Operations, 05 July 2017

Just Security

Korea Institute for National Unification

NATO Defense College

Nautilus Institute

Naval War College
·         China's Evolving Surface Fleet [no longer draft]

Notre Europe - Institut Jacques Delors

Observer Research Foundation

Office of Nuclear Security and Incident Response

Oxford Research Group

Peterson Institute for International Economics

Polish Institute of International Affairs

Political Economy Research Institute (PERI)

RAND Corporation

Small Wars Journal

South African Institute of International Affairs

Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI)

Strategy Bridge

Third Way
·         AUMF Statement for the Record
·         Comparing the Major AUMF Proposals [infographic]

Washington Institute for Near East Policy

Wilson Center