Sunday, February 25, 2018

Friday's Miscellany 02-23-2018

38 North

Africa Center for Strategic Studies


Air Power Development Centre

Al Jazeera Center for Studies

American Enterprise Institute
·         Italian Risks to the Eurozone

Amnesty International

Asia Foundation

Atlantic Council
·         Venezuela in Decline

Australian National University – Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs

Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI)
·         Australia’s Future in Space

Baker Institute for Public Policy
·         Mexico Shifts to Natural Gas

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies
·         Who Will Reconstruct Syria?

Bipartisan Policy Center

Blair Institute for Global Change

Bonn International Center for Conversion (BICC)

·         Metro Monitor 2018


Canadian Global Affairs Institute (CGAI)

Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS)

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

CATO Institute

Center for a New American Security

Center for Climate Security (CCS)

Center for Global Development

Center for Immigration Studies (CIS)

Center for Middle Eastern Strategic Studies (ORSAM)

Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS)
·         Defense Outlook 2018
·         PacNet #14 - The Emergence of Indonesia’s Ocean Policy
·         PacNet #14A - The Meaning of Indonesia’s Global Maritime Fulcrum
·         PacNet #15 - The Point of No Return? China’s Choice After the Nuclear Posture Review

Center for the Study of the Drones
·         Counter-Drone Systems

Center for the Study of Weapons of Mass Destruction

Centre for European Reform (CER)
·         Macron's Plans for the Euro

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)
·         Brexit and Human Rights

Centre for Military Studies

Chatham House

Clingendael - Netherlands Institute of International Relations

College of Europe

Congress. House. Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence
·         The Democrats’ Memo: Charge and Response [Republican rebuttal]

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Council of Economic Advisers

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)

Counter Extremism Project

Data & Society Research Institute

Department of Defense (DOD)

Department of Defense Office of Inspector General (DODIG)

Department of Homeland Security Inspector General
·         OIG-18-52 DHS Executive Travel Review

Department of State

Egmont Institute

Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF)

Enough Project

European Policy Centre (EPC)
·         European Economic Outlook 2018

Financial Action Task Force (FATF)


Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

French Institute of International Relations (Institut Fran├žais des Relations Internationales)

George C. Marshall Center for Security Studies
·         Conflict Management in Ukraine

German Development Institute

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         GAO-18-1SP - GAO 2018-2023 Trends Affecting Government and Society
·         GAO-18-126 - Nuclear Weapons: NNSA Should Clarify Long-Term Uranium Enrichment Mission Needs and Improve Technology Cost Estimates
·         GAO-18-233 - Emergency Management: Federal Agencies Could Improve Dissemination of Resources to Colleges
·         GAO-18-252 – Next Generation 911: National  911 Program Could Strengthen Efforts to Assist States
·         GAO-18-283 - Military Recruiting: Army National Guard Has Implemented Internal Controls for Soldier Incentives but Needs to Better Plan to Maintain the Integrity of Those Controls
·         GAO-18-396SP - GAO 2018-2023 Strategic Plan: Trends Affecting Government and Society

Heritage Foundation

Hudson Institute

Human Rights Watch

Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)
·         Africa Watch, February 22, 2018  
o    The Alliance for the Sahel: An Essential Accompaniment to the G5 Sahel Joint Force
o    Ethiopia at a Crossroads

Institute for Policy Analysis of Conflict (IPAC)

Institute for the Study of War
·         Syria Situation Report: January 24 - February 7,2018

Institute of International Affairs (Istituto Affari Internazionali)
·         The G7 and International Trade

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

International Centre for Counter-Terrorism (ICCT)

International Crisis Group

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Lowy Institute for International Relations

Marine Corps History Division
·         Marine Corps History Magazine, Winter 2018, v. 3, no. 2
o    The Convolution of History: The Argument for The Pacific
o    “How Lucky I Am”:  20 The Words and Photography of Corporal William T. Perkins Jr.
o    Shattered Amphibious Dreams: 34 The Decision Not to Make an Amphibious Landing during Operation Desert Storm
o    Marine Corps Art Spotlight: Combat Art Gallery
o    The Historical Reference Branch: Year in Review, 2017
o    Historical Reference Branch: Photograph Files
o    Oral History Program
o    Expeditionary Warfare School: Marine Corps University
o    School of Advanced Warfighting: Marine Corps University
o    Engaging Students of History
o    The MAGTF Marine: Colonel Michael Wodarczyk

Migration Policy Institute (MPI)

Mitchell Institute


National Academies Press

National Institute for Defense Studies (NIDS)

NATO Cooperative Cyber Defense Centre of Excellence

NATO Defense College
·         Germany’s Russia Challenge

Naval War College
·         International Law Studies no. 94
o    Silent War: Applicability of the Jus in Bello to Military Space Operations

New America Foundation

Observer Research Foundation

Polish Institute of International Affairs

PONARS Eurasia


S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
·         Counter Terrorist Trends and Analysis, February 2018, v. 10, no. 2  
o    The Enduring Terror Threat in the Afghanistan-Pakistan Region
o    Opium Production and Countering Terrorism Financing in Afghanistan: Lessons from Thailand’s Royal Projects
o    Insitutionalisation of Sufi Islam after 9/11 and the Rise of Barelvi Extremism in Pakistan
o    Terrorism Financing in Foreign  Conflict Zones

Small Wars Journal
·         A Message from Hjolmara
·         Soldier 2050
·         Soldier 2050 Letter Home
·         A Soldier’s Letter Home

Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC)
·         2017 Year in Hate report

Stanley Foundation

State of Hawai’i, Department of Defense

Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI)

US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)
·         PM-602-0157 - Contracts and Itineraries Requirements for H-1B Petitions Involving Third-Party Worksites   

Washington Institute for Near East Policy
·         Abbas at the Security Council