Monday, October 2, 2017

Friday's Miscellany 09-29-2017

38 North

Africa Center for Strategic Studies

Air University Press

American Enterprise Institute

Amnesty International

Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center (AFHSC)
·         Medical Surveillance Monthly Report, September 2017, v. 4, no. 9
o    Review of the U.S. military's human immunodeficiency virus program: a legacy of progress and a future of promise
o    Update: Routine screening for antibodies to human immunodeficiency virus, civilian applicants for U.S. military service and U.S. Armed Forces, active and reserve components, January 2012-June 2017
o    Sexually transmitted infections, active component, U.S. Armed Forces, 2007-2016
o    Brief report: Use of ICD-10 code A51.31 (condyloma latum) for identifying cases of secondary syphilis

Army Command and General Staff College Press

Asia Society Policy Institute

ASUA Institute of Land Warfare

Atlantic Council
·         The New Russia Sanctions Law 
·         The Ties That Bind

Australian National University – Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs

Baker Institute for Public Policy

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies



Canadian Global Affairs Institute (CGAI)
·         NATO, Canada and the Arctic

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Center for Global Development

Center for International Policy

Center for Naval Analyses (CNA)

Center for Security Policy

Center for Security Studies (CSS)
·         Russian Analytical Digest, No. 207: Mobilizing Patriotism in Russia

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
·         PacNet #70 - North Korea is Still on a Path to Getting Nuke Missile

Centre for Economics and Foreign Policy Studies

Centre for European Reform

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Chatham House

Clingendael - Netherlands Institute of International Relations
·         National Risk Profile 2016

Congress. House. Armed Services Committee

Congress. House. Energy & Commerce Committee

Congress. House. Foreign Affairs Committee
·         Rwanda: Democracy Thwarted

Congress. House. Homeland Security Committee

Congress. House. Oversight & Government Reform Committee

Congress. House. Science, Space, & Technology Committee

Congress. House. Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

Congress. Senate. Commerce, Science, & Transportation Committee

Congress. Senate. Foreign Relations Committee

Congress. Senate. Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs Committee
·         Threats to the Homeland

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS)

Department of Defense (DOD)

Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
·         OIG-17-111 - Individuals with Multiple Identities in Historical Fingerprint Enrollment Records Who Have Received Immigration Benefits
·         OIG 17-110 - FEMA Needs to Improve Management of Its Flood Mapping Programs

Department of the Navy

East-West Center

Economic Research Forum (ERF)

Enough Project

European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed)

European Parliament

European Policy Centre (EPC)

European Union Institute for Security Studies (EUISS)
·         The Cybridisation of EU Defence


Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
·         2016 Crime in the United States
·         Law Enforcement Bulletin, September 2017
o    Enforcing the Laws of Wildlife and Recreation (Part One)
o    Everything They Said It Would Be
o    Remember to Focus on What Really Matters

Foundation for International Development Study and Research (FERDI)

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

German Development Institute

German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF)

Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         Aviation Security: TSA's Efforts to Assess Foreign Airports and Inspect Air Carriers GAO-17-808T [Testimony]
·         Coast Guard: Status of Polar Icebreaking Fleet Capability and Recapitalization Plan GAO-17-698R
·         Costs of Crime: Experts Report Challenges Estimating Costs and Suggest Improvements to Better Inform Policy Decisions GAO-17-732
·         Defense Health Reform: Steps Taken to Plan the Transfer of the Administration of the Military Treatment Facilities to the Defense Health Agency, but Work Remains to Finalize the Plan GAO-17-791R
·         Defense Management: DOD Needs to Improve Its Oversight of Executive Agents GAO-17-601
·         Defense Supply Chain: DOD Needs Complete Information on Single Sources of Supply to Proactively Manage the Risks GAO-17-768
·         DHS Financial Management: Better Use of Best Practices Could Help Manage System Modernization Project Risks GAO-17-799
·         DHS Financial Management: Improved Use of Best Practices Could Help Manage System Modernization Project Risks GAO-17-803T [Testimony]
·         Federal Contracting: Additional Management Attention and Action Needed to Close Contracts and Reduce Audit Backlog GAO-17-738
·         Federal Information Security: Weaknesses Continue to Indicate Need for Effective Implementation of Policies and Practices GAO-17-549
·         Human Trafficking: Investigations in Indian Country or Involving Native Americans and Actions Needed to Better Report on Victims Served GAO-17-762T [Testimony]
·         Iran Sanctions: U.S. Agencies Continue to Implement Processes for Identifying Potentially Sanctionable Entities GAO-17-779R
·         Navy and Marine Corps Training: Further Planning Needed for Amphibious Operations Training GAO-17-789
·         Nuclear Nonproliferation: NNSA Needs to Improve Its Program Management Policy and Practices GAO-17-773

Haas Institute

Heritage Foundation

Households in Conflict Network

Human Rights Watch

Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (IDSA)

Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)

Institute for Science and International Security

Institute for Security Studies

Institute for the Study of War
·         Syria SITREP Map: September 14 - 27, 2017

Institute of International Affairs (Istituto Affari Internazionali)

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

International Centre for Counter-Terrorism (ICCT)

International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation (ICSR)

International Crisis Group

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Intersection: Russia/Europe/World

Korea Institute for National Unification

Lowy Institute for International Relations

McAfee Labs
·         McAfee Labs Threat Reports - September 2017

National Academies Press

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

National Defense University Press

National Information Standards Organization (NISO)
·         NISO TR-06-2017 - Issues in Vocabulary Management

National Security Archive

NATO Defense College

Nautilus Institute

Norwegian Institute for International Affairs (NUPI)

Overseas Development Institute

Oxford Internet Institute Computational Propaganda Research Project

Oxford Research Group

Peacekeeping & Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI)

Pell Center for International Relations and Public Policy

Pew Research Center Global Attitudes & Trends

Police Executive Research Forum

Polish Institute of International Affairs
·         Israel and the Kurdish Question
·         Turkey and Iraqi Kurdistan

Policy Exchange

PONARS Eurasia

Project 2049 Institute


Regulatory Transparency Project
Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)
·         Preparing for War in Korea

S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies

Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA

Small Wars Journal
·         The Other Side of the Wall

South African Institute of International Affairs  (SAIIA)

Spearhead Research

Stimson Center

Strategic Studies Institute (SSI)

Swiss Re

Transnational Institute

United Nations

US Civil Society Working Group on Women, Peace, and Security (USCSWG)

US Institute of Peace (USIP)

US International Trade Commission (USITC)

US Marine Corps (USMC)

Washington Institute for Near East Policy

Wilson Center

World Bank

World Economic Forum