Sunday, January 6, 2019

Friday's Miscellany 01-04-2019

38 North

Al Jazeera Center for Studies

American Enterprise Institute

American Foreign Policy Council (AFPC)
·         Defense Dossier, December 2018, issue 23
o    Climate Change and the U.S. Military
o    Renewables: Bridging the U.S. Energy Security Gap
o    How Israel Can Help Alleviate the Global Water Crisis
o    Food as a Terrorist Weapon
o    Significant Security Threats from Climate Change on the Horizon

Amnesty International

Army University Press
·         Military Review, January-February 2019, v. 99, no. 1
o    Field Manual 3-0: Doctrine Addressing Today’s Fight
o    No “Ordinary Crimes” An Alternative Approach to Securing Global Hotspots and Dense Urban Areas
o    Emerging U.S. Army Doctrine: Dislocated with Nuclear-Armed Adversaries and Limited War
o    Identity: Enabling Soldiers, Supporting the Mission
o    Priorities of the Construction of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Uzbekistan in the Conditions of Development of Forms and Methods of Contemporary Armed Struggle
o    Five Operational Lessons from the Battle for Mosul
o    Waging Wars Where War Feeds Itself
o    Negotiation Education: An Institutional Approach
o    Venezuela, a “Black Swan” Hot Spot: Is a Potential Operation in Venezuela Comparable to Operation Just Cause in Panama?
o    Visualizing the Synchronization of Space Systems in Operational Planning
o    Corruption and Corrosion in Latin America
o    Russian General Staff Chief Valery Gerasimov’s 2018 Presentation to the General Staff Academy: Thoughts on Future Military Conflict—March 2018
o    Facts and Fears: Hard Truths from a Life in Intelligence
o    “No Mail, Low Morale” The 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion

Asan Institute for Policy Studies
·         Korea’s Choice in 2019

Atlantic Council

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies (BESA)
·         Terrorism as Power over Death


CATO Institute

Center for Security Studies, Georgetown University
·         Georgetown Security Studies Review, January 2019, v. 7, no. 1
o    The Ideal Tool of Nations: War Control in Chinese Military Thought
o    When the Lights Go Out: Vulnerabilities to US Critical Infrastructure, the Russian Cyber Threat, and a New Way Forward
o    Challenges and Opportunities for NATO in the Western Balkans
o    Soviet Counterinsurgency in Western Ukraine (1945–1955):  Lessons Learned and Considerations for U.S. COIN Strategy
o    What “Winning” Looks Like: Perceptions of Success  in Modern Counterinsurgency

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)

Congress. House. Homeland Security Committee

Congress. Senate. Judiciary Committee

Department of Defense
·         Women in Service Studies

Department of Defense, Office of Inspector General (DODIG)
·         DODIG-2019-040 U.S. Air Forces in Europe Plans for the Procurement and Pre-Positioning of Deployable Air Base Kits

Department of the Treasury

Financial Action Task Force (FATF)

Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE)
·         MSD Commission Website

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)
·         Leaving Syria

German Institute for International and Security Affairs (GIISA)
·         A European Security Council

Human Security Centre

Institute for Defense Studies and Analyses (IDSA)

Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)

Institute for National Strategic Studies (INSS)

Institute for National Security Studies (INSS - Israel)

Institute of International Affairs (Istituto Affari Internazionali)

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs

Jamestown Foundation
·         China Brief, January  4, 2019, v. 19, no. 1
o    “Chinese Assistance Centers” Grow United Front Work Department Global Presence
o    Who Are Xi Jinping’s Enemies?
o    Beyond “Debt-Trap Diplomacy”: The Dissemination of PRC State Capitalism
o    The PRC Bets on Climate Diplomacy in the Caribbean
o    The Belt and Road Initiative Still Afloat in South Asia

Konrad Adenauer Foundation (Konrad Adenauer Stiftung)

Marine Corps History Division

Marine Corps University Middle East Studies
·         MES Insights, December 2018, v. 9, no. 6
o    Iran: Building Bridges and Widening Gulfs

Marine Corps University Press

Naval War College
·         Naval War College Review, Winter 2019, v. 72, no. 1
o    Asia Rising: China’s Global Naval Strategy and Expanding Force Structure
o    Asia Rising: Ships of State?
o    Naval History: Operation RHINE EXERCISE, May 18–27, 1941
o    Reflections on Reading

Observer Research Foundation

Peacekeeping Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI)

Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)

Pew Research Center Religion & Public Life

Polish Institute of International Affairs

Project 2049 Institute
·         China’s Top Five War Plans


Regulatory Transparency Project

Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)

S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies

Small Wars Journal
·         Pulling the Plug

Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR)
·         SIGAR 19-09-IP Camp Commando Phase III

Washington Institute for Near East Policy

Wilson Center