Sunday, October 28, 2018

Friday's Miscellany 10-26-2018

38 North

Air Combat Command (ACC)
·         2018 ACC Strategic Plan


American Enterprise Institute

Amnesty International

Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center (AFHSC)
·         Medical Surveillance Monthly Report (MSMR), October  2018, v. 5, no. 10
o    Incidence and Sequelae of Acute Pelvic Inflammatory Disease among Active Component Females, U.S. Armed Forces, 1996–2016
o    Psychiatric Medical Evacuations in Individuals with Diagnosed Predeployment Family Problems, Active Component, U.S. Armed Forces, 2002–2014
o    Department of Defense End-of-Season Influenza Vaccine effectiveness Estimates for the 2017–2018 Season
o    Surveillance Snapshot: Influenza Immunization among U.S. Armed Forces Healthcare Workers, August 2013–April 2018
o    Surveillance Snapshot: Summary of the Department of Defense Global Respiratory Pathogen Surveillance Program, 2017–2018 influenza season

Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI)

Baker Institute for Public Policy 
·         Vaccine Myths and Challenges

Barcelona Centre for International Affairs (CIDOB)

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies (BESA)

Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

British American Security Information Council (BASIC)
·         (Dis)Continuous Deterrence

·         Venezuela: A Path Out of Misery


Canada. Department of National Defence
·         Canadian Military Journal, Autumn 2018, v. 18, no. 4
o    Military Planning, Canada’s Strategic Interests and the Maritime Domain
o    War Never Changes: An Alternative Practical Model of War
o    Non-Commissioned Members as Transformational Leaders:  Socialization of a Corps
o    Invasive Augmentation Technology in Canadian Defence Policy
o    November 11th in Canada (From 1919 to the Present):  The History of a Commemoration
o    “Making Sausage”: RCAF Doctrine 2005-2016
o    Explaining Cultural Difference between Professional Organizations:  A Sports Analogy to Start Further Discussion
o    Projecting Human Rights: A Modern Take on Uniformity
o    The Canadian Armed Forces and Humanitarian Assistance  and Disaster Relief (HADR)

Canadian Global Affairs Institute (CGAI)

CATO Institute

Center for a New American Security (CNAS)
·         Emerging Technologies
·         Super Soldiers series

Center for Global Development

Center for Naval Analyses (CNA)

Center for Security Policy
·         Michigan’s Red-Green Axis

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)

Centre for European Reform (CER)

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Clingendael Netherlands Institute of International Relations (Nederlands Instituut voor Internationale Betrekkingen Clingendael)

Commission to Assess the Threat to the United States from Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP) Attack
·         Chairman's Report [redacted]

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Congressional Progressive Caucus

Council on Foreign Relations

Danish Institute for International Studies (Dansk Institut for Internationale Studier)

Defense Innovation Board (DIB)
·         DIB Guide: Detecting Agile BS

Department of the Army

East West Center

Economic Research Forum (ERF)

Egmont Institute

European Council on Foreign Relations

European Leadership Network (ELN)

European Policy Centre
·         EPIM Policy Update October 2018

European Union Institute for Security Studies (EUISS)

Financial Action Task Force (FATF)
·         Consolidated Assessment Ratings

Finnish Institute of International Affairs (FIIA)

Foundation for International Development Study and Research (FERDI)

German Development Institute

German Institute for International and Security Affairs (Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik)

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         GAO-19-163 Unaccompanied Children: Agency Efforts to Reunify Children Separated from Parents at the Border
·         GAO-18-648 Veterans First Program: VA Needs to Address Implementation Challenges and Strengthen Oversight of Subcontracting Limitations
·         GAO-18-653 Embassy Construction: Pace Is Slower Than Projected, and State Could Make Program Improvements
·         GAO-18-685R Opioid Crisis: Status of Public Health Emergency Authorities
·         GAO-19-4 DOD Installation Services: Use of Intergovernmental Support Agreements Has Had Benefits, but Additional Information Would Inform Expansion

Heritage Foundation

Households in Conflict Network

Hudson Institute

Human Rights Watch

Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology (ICIT)

Institute for National Security Studies (INSS - Israel)
·         Cyber, Intelligence, and Security, September 2018, v. 2, no. 2
o    The Cognitive Campaign: The Second Lebanon War as a Case Study
o    Guidelines for the Management of Cyber Risks
o    Securing Critical Supply Chains: Strategic Opportunities for the Cyber Product International Certification (CPICTm) Initiative
o    Nuclear Crisis Management and Deterrence: Stalked by Cyberwar?
o    Broad Economic Warfare in the Cyber Era
o    How a Comparative View and Mutual Study of National Strategic Intelligence and Competitive Intelligence Can Benefit Each Other

Institute for Science and International Security

Institute for Security Studies

Institute for Strategic, Political, Security and Economic Consultancy (ISPSW)

Institute for the Study of War
·         Russia in Review: October 18 - 25, 2018
·         Syria Situation Report: October 11 - 24, 2018

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)
·         Will the Safe Bet Deliver?

International Panel on Fissile Materials

International Peace Institute (IPI)

Italian Institute for International Political Studies
·         A Vision of Africa's Future

James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies

Jamestown Foundation
·         Terrorism Monitor, October 19, 2018, v. 16, no. 20
o    Governance and Resilience: Countering IS and Stabilizing Eastern Syria
o    Ahvaz Attack: Iran Blames U.S., Arab Rivals and Consolidates Control
o    Boko Haram's Ultra-Extremist Side Resurfaces: From the Execution of Mamman Nur to Humanitarian Workers

Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS)
·         Joint Pub 3-0, Joint Operations, 17 January 2017, Incorporating Change 1, 22 October 2018

Macdonald-Laurier Institute (MLI)

Martens Centre for European Studies


Migration Policy Institute (MPI)


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

NATO Defense College

Nuclear Threat Initiative

Observer Research Foundation

Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS)

Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)

Pew Research Center Hispanic Trends

Polish Institute of International Affairs

Potomac Institute for Policy Studies


S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies

Small Wars Journal

Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR)
·         SIGAR-19-02-SP  Status of Six Completed GPI Projects in Takhar Province

Strategic Studies Institute

Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse (TRAC)

US-China Economic and Security Review Commission
·         China's Internet of Things

US Customs and Border Patrol

US Fire Administration (USFA)

US Institute of Peace (USIP)