Monday, May 27, 2019

Friday's Miscellany 05-10-2019 thru 05-24-2019

Air University Press

Al Jazeera Center for Studies

American Enterprise Institute

Arab Center For Research and Policy Studies

Arctic Institute

Army Cyber Institute (ACI)
·         Cyber Defense Review, Spring 2019, v. 4, no. 1
o    The Importance of Partnerships in the Cyber Domain
o    The Challenge and  Opportunities of Standing  on Cloud – Finding our  Warfighting Advantage
o    Tactical Employment Considerations of HF Radios in the Cavalry Squadron
o    Reshaping Intelligence  Operations in the  Cyberspace Domain
o    Tackling Disinformation, Online Terrorism, and Cyber Risks into the 2020s
o    Every Soldier a Cyber Warrior:  The Case for Cyber Education  in the United States Army
o    The Concept of a  “Campaign of Experimentation”  for Cyber Operations
o    Seeing is Believing: Quantifying and Visualizing Offensive Cyber Operations Risk
o    Cyber Attribution:  Can a New Institution Achieve Transnational Credibility?
o    Modelling the Cognitive Work of Cyber Protection Teams

Army University Press

Army War College
·         Parameters, Winter 2018-19, no. 48, no. 4
o    Civil-Military Relations and Today's Policy Environment
o    Social Media Warriors: Leveraging a New Battlespace
o    Multidimensionality: Rethinking Power Projection for the 21st Century
o    High-Energy Laser Weapons: Overpromising Readiness
o    Innovation Tradecraft: Sustaining Technological Advantage in the Future Army
o    Profession at the Crossroads

Atlantic Council

Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI)

Barcelona Centre for International Affairs (CIDOB)

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies (BESA)
·         Pakistan on a Tightrope

Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

Brennan Center for Justice
·         Social Media Monitoring

British American Security Information Council (BASIC)

Brookings Institute


Canada. Communications Security Establishment

Canadian Forces Aerospace Warfare Centre (CFAWC)
·         RCAF Defence Economics [Royal Canadian Air Force Defence Economics]

Canadian Global Affairs Institute (CGAI)

CATO Institute

Center for a New American Security (CNAS) 

Center for Cyber and Homeland Security (CCHS)

Center for Global Development

Center for Homeland Defense and Security (CHDS)
·         Homeland Affairs, 2019, v. 15

Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity (CLTC)

Center for Middle Eastern Strategic Studies (ORSAM)

Center for Naval Analyses (CNA)

Center for Security Policy

Center for Security Studies (CSS)

Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments (CSBA)

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) 
·         Charting a New Arctic Ocean

Centre for Economics and Foreign Policy Studies

Centre for European Reform (CER)

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Centre for Military, Security and Strategic Studies
·         Journal of Military and Strategic Studies (JMSS), 2019, v. 19, no. 3
o    Security Concerns in Mali – 2018
o    Ross Ellis: A Canadian Temperate Hero
o    Military Operations Planning and Goal-management: A Philosophical Perspective, Thoughts on how decision theory and ethics can help improve military goal-management
o    Exploring the applications of U.S. Army leader development model in nonmilitary organizations: Implications for training
o    Military discourse patterns and the case of Effects-Based Operations
o    Participation in Warfare: Are we Witnessing Paradigmatic Change?
o    Securitizing the Sovereignty Stand-off: Military Efficacy and the Mohawk-Oka Crisis

Chatham House

Chicago Council on Global Affairs

Citizen Lab

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

Congress. House. Armed Services Committee

Congress. House. Foreign Affairs Committee
·         The Conflict in Libya

Congress. House. Homeland Security Committee

Congress. House. Oversight & Reform Committee

Congress. House. Science, Space, and Technology Committee

Congress. House. Transportation & Infrastructure Committee
·         Status of the Boeing 737 MAX

Congress. Senate. Armed Services Committee

Congress. Senate. Foreign Relations Committee

Congress. Senate. Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs Committee

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Council on Foreign Relations

Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency

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

Department of Defense, Office of Inspector General (DODIG)
·         DODIG-2019-086  Audit of the DoD’s Preparation for Natural Disasters

Department of the Army

East Asia Institute

East-West Center

European Council on Foreign Relations
·         Can Assad Win the Peace?

European Policy Centre (EPC)

European Union Agency for Network and Information Security (ENISA)

European Union Institute for Security Studies (EUISS)

Finnish Institute of International Affairs (FIIA)

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)
·         Taiwan on (the) Edge

Foundation for Defense of Democracies

Foundation for International Development Study and Research (FERDI)

Foundation for Strategic Research (Fondation pour la Recherche Stratégique)

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

Future Directions International

German Development Institute

German Institute for International and Security Affairs (GIISA)

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime

Global Public Policy Institute (GPPI)

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         Children Affected by Trauma: Selected States Report Various Approaches and Challenges to Supporting Children GAO-19-388
·         Combating Nuclear Terrorism: DHS Should Address Limitations to Its Program to Secure Key Cities GAO-19-327
·         Defense Management: Observations on Changes to the Reporting Structure for DOD's Corrosion Office and Its Implementation of GAO Recommendations GAO-19-513
·         Emergency Assistance for Zika: USAID Supported Activities Overseas but Could Improve Funds Tracking and Response Planning GAO-19-356
·         Global Positioning System: Updated Schedule Assessment Could Help Decision Makers Address Likely Delays Related to New Ground Control System GAO-19-250
·         Key Practices for Congress to Consider When Receiving and Referring Information GAO-19-432
·         Special Operations Forces: Additional Actions Are Needed to Effectively Expand Management Oversight GAO-19-386
·         U.S. Secret Service: Further Actions Needed to Fully Address Protective Mission Panel Recommendations GAO-19-415
·         Weapon Systems Annual Assessment: Limited Use of Knowledge-Based Practices Continues to Undercut DOD's Investments GAO-19-336SP

Hedayah International Center of Excellence for Countering Violent Extremism

Heritage Foundation

Households in Conflict Network

Hudson Institute

Human Rights Watch

Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology (ICIT)

Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (IDSA)

Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)

Institute for National Security Studies (INSS - Israel)
·         Concerns for Jordan's Stability

Institute for National Strategic Studies (INSS)

Institute for Science and International Security
·         Peddling Peril Index for 2019

Institute for Security Studies [Africa]

Institute for Strategic, Political, Security and Economic Consultancy (ISPSW)
·         Khamenei’s War
·         The US-Iran Face-Off

Institute of Development Studies (IDS)

Institute of International Affairs (Istituto Affari Internazionali)

International Centre for Defence and Security (ICDS)

International Centre for Counter-Terrorism (ICCT)

International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation (ICSR)

International Crisis Group

International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS)

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Jamestown Foundation
·         China Brief, May 9, 2019, v. 19, no. 9
o    On the Correct Use of Terms
o    Reorganizing the United Front Work Department:  New Structures for a New Era of Diaspora and Religious Affairs Work
o    The United Front Work Department Goes Global: The Worldwide Expansion of    the Council for the Promotion of the Peaceful Reunification of China
o    United Front Work by Other Means:  China’s “Economic Diplomacy” in Central and Eastern Europe
o    How Beijing is Shaping Politics in Western Australia
·         Terrorism Monitor, May 17, 2019, v. 17, no. 10
o    TTP’s Future Under the Leadership of New Emir Noor Wali Mehsud
o    Evaluating the Expansion of Global Jihadist Movements in Mozambique
o    Al-Qaeda and Islamic State Reinvigorating East Turkistan Jihad

JFK Special Warfare Center and School
·         Special Warfare, January-March 2019, v. 32, no.1  
o    PSYOP Technical Manual Series to Address the Complexity of Influence
o    Robert Alexis McClure: Forgotten Father of Army Special Warfare
o    Black Knights from the Brink: A Potential Approach to Redefining the Profession of Psychological Operations
o    What Should PSYOP Do Next?
o    The Next Century of PSYOP: Psychological Operations and the 21st Century Operating Environment
o    A Mission of Attrition: The 7th Psychological Operations Battalion's PSYOP Campaign against the Lord's Resistance Army

Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS)
·         Joint Pub 3-29, Foreign Humanitarian Assistance, 14 May 2019
·         Joint Pub 4-0, Joint Logistics, 04 February 2019, Incorporating Change 1, 8 May 2019

Justice in Mexico

Lowy Institute for International Relations

Marine Corps University Press
·         Marine Corps University Journal, Spring 2019, v. 10. no. 1
o    The Cost of Being In-Between: War, Peace, and Trade Management in Jefferson’s Second Administration, 1805–9
o    How Effective Are Covert Operations?: The CIA’s Intervention in Chile, 1964–73
o    Defense Sales and British Security Assistance to Oman, 1975–81
o    (Mis)use of Weapons: CERP in the Afghan Surge
o    Cyber’s Cost: The Potential Price Tag of a Targeted “Trust Attack”
o    The Budget and Acquisition Challenges of Implementing Strong, Secure, Engaged
o    Relationship Repair Strategies for the Military Professional: The Impact of Cultural Differences on Expectations and Applications
o    International Relations in a State of Flux: Rising Powers, New Challenges

Martens Centre for European Studies

Migration Policy Institute


National Defense University Press
·         Joint Force Quarterly (JFQ),  93 (2nd Quarter, April 2019)
o    "Untapped Resources" for Building Security from the Ground Up
o    Tactical Maneuver in the Cyber Domain: Dominating the Enemy
o    From DOPMA to Google: Cyber as a Case Study in Talent Management
o    Covert Action as an Intelligence Subcomponent of the Information Instrument
o    Augmenting Bloom for Education in the Cognitive Domain
o    Warrior Women: 3,000 Years in the Fight
o    Military Medicine: The Gender Gap in Trauma Training
o    The Acquisition and Cross Servicing Agreement: An Old Tool for the Modern Military
o    A Model for Tactical Readiness Through Strategic Opportunity
o    Unity of Command: Authority and Responsibility over Military Justice
o    U.S. Africa Command and Its Changing Strategic Environment
o    Enhancing Unit Readiness on the Southwest Border
o    Gallipoli: Lessons from the Great War on the Projection of Power and Joint Forcible Entry
o    The Insufficiency of U.S. Irregular Warfare Doctrine
o    Fire for Effect: The Evolution of Joint Fires

National Security Archive
·         The Chernyaev Diary 1979

NATO Cooperative Cyber Defense Centre of Excellence

NATO Defense College

NATO Strategic Communications Centre of Excellence

New America Foundation
·         Blockchain Impact Ledger

Observer Research Foundation

Oxford Internet Institute Computational Propaganda Research Project

Pak Institute For Peace Studies (PIPS)

Polish Institute of International Affairs

Political Economy Research Institute (PERI)


Royal Australian Air Force Air Power Development Centre

Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)

S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies 
·         Counter Terrorist Trends and Analysis (CTTA), May 2019, v. 11, no. 5
o    Thematic Challenges in Terrorism: Foreign Terrorist Fighters, De-radicalisation and Far-Right Groups
o    Analysis of the Tunisian Foreign Terrorist Fighters Phenomenon
o    De-radicalisation of Terrorists: Theoretical Analysis and Case Studies
o    Naxalite Insurgency in India and Need for Holistic Counter Responses

Small Wars Journal
·         Moral Deadening
·         Two Alliances in Afghanistan

Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI)

Strategic Studies Institute (SSI)

Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse (TRAC)

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

US-China Economic and Security Review Commission

US Institute of Peace (USIP)

Washington Institute for Near East Policy

Wilson Center

World Economic Forum