Monday, July 22, 2019

Friday's Miscellany 07-19-2019

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American Enterprise Institute

Amnesty International

Army War College
·         Parameters, Spring-Summer 2019, no. 49, no. 1-2
o    Anti-Access Strategies in the Pacific: The United States and China
o    Russia's A2/AD Capabilities: Real and Imagined
o    Human Security in the Arctic: Implications for the United States Army
o    Projecting Stability: A Deployable NATO Police Command
o    Analogical Thinking: The Sine Qua Non for Using History Well
o    Reconsidering Sun Tzu

Asia Foundation

ASUA Institute of Land Warfare

Atlantic Council 

Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI)

Baker Institute for Public Policy
·         Corruption in Latin America

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies (BESA) 

Bipartisan Policy Center

Brennan Center for Justice

Brookings Institute

CATO Institute

Center for Advanced Defense (C4ADS) 
·         Lux & Loaded

Center for Global Development

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)

Centre for Eastern Studies (OSW)

Center on Global Energy Policy

Central Asia Program
·         Russia’s Islamic Diplomacy

Centre for European Reform (CER)

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Combating Terrorism Center (CTC)
·         CTC Sentinel, July 2019, v. 12, no. 6
o    East Africa’s Terrorist Triple Helix: The Dusit Hotel Attack and the Historical Evolution of the Jihadi Threat
o    A View from the CT Foxhole: Catherine De Bolle, Executive Director, Europol
o    The Christchurch Attacks: Livestream Terror in the Viral Video Age
o    From Daesh to ‘Diaspora’ II: The Challenges Posed by Women and Minors After the Fall of the Caliphate
o    When Terrorists Stay Home: The Evolving Threat to Europe from Frustrated Travelers

Commission for Countering Extremism
·         Overview of the Far-Right

Congress. House. Energy & Commerce Committee

Congress. House. Foreign Affairs Committee

Congress. House. Judiciary Committee

Congress. House. Oversight & Reform Committee

Congress. House. Science, Space, & Technology Committee
·         The Legacy of Apollo

Congress. House. Transportation & Infrastructure Committee
·         State of Aviation Safety

Congress. Senate. Foreign Relations Committee

Congress. Senate. Homeland Security & Government Affairs Committee

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)

Department of Homeland Security Inspector General
·         OIG-19-53 Management Alert – CBP Did Not Adequately Protect Employees from Possible Fentanyl Exposure

Economic Research Forum

Egmont Institute

Elliot School of International Affairs - Central Asia Program
·         Russia’s Islamic Diplomacy

European Council on Foreign Relations

European Leadership Network (ELN)

European Policy Centre (EPC)

European Strategic Intelligence and Security Center (ESISC)

European Union Institute for Security Studies (EUISS)


Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

Foundation for Defense of Democracies (FDD)

German Council on Foreign Relations (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Auswärtige Politik e. V.)
·         The Age of Cynical Voters

German Development Institute

German Institute for International and Security Affairs (GIISA)

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Global ECCO
·         Combating Terrorism Exchange (CTX), July 2019, v. 9, no. 2
o    The Man Who Would Be King
o    The Rise of Isis in the Philippines and The Battle of Marawi
o    Déjà Vu:The Shared History of SOF - Switzerland as a Case Study
o    Keeping All the Frogs in the Boil
o    THE CTAP INTERVIEW - Dr. Todd Greentree
o    Ethics for Ethics Sake

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         Air Traffic Control: FAA's Analysis of Costs and Benefits Drove Its Plans to Improve Surveillance in U.S. Oceanic Airspace GAO-19-532  
·         Army Modernization: Army Futures Command Should Take Steps to Improve Small Business Engagement for Research and Development GAO-19-511
·         Border Security: Assessment of the Department of Homeland Security's Border Security Improvement Plan GAO-19-538R
·         Data Act: Customer Agencies' Experiences Working with Shared Service Providers for Data Submissions GAO-19-537
·         Nonimmigrant Investors: Actions Needed to Improve E-2 Visa Adjudication and Fraud Coordination GAO-19-547
·         VA Mental Health: VHA Improved Certain Prescribing Practices, but Needs to Strengthen Treatment Plan Oversight GAO-19-465

Hedayah International Center of Excellence for Countering Violent Extremism

Henley Putnam University
·         Journal of Strategic Security, 2019, v. 12, no. 2
o    The Global Positioning System and Military Jamming: The Geographies of Electronic Warfare
o    Russian Influence in Latin America: a Response to NATO
o    India’s Maritime Diplomacy in South West Indian Ocean: Evaluating Strategic Partnerships
o    Behind the Scenes of Al-Qa`ida’s Media Strategy

Heritage Foundation

Institute for National Security Studies (INSS - Israel)

Institute for Social Policy and Understanding (ISPU)

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

Institute for the Study of War
·         Russia in Review: Africa Campaign Update

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

International Crisis Group

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

International Peace Institute (IPI)

James Martin  Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS)

Jamestown Foundation
·         China Brief, July 16, 2019, v. 19, no. 13
o    Xi Jinping’s Summer Foreign Policy Tour Displays “Great Power Diplomacy with Chinese Characteristics”
o    The Prospects for Sino-Indian Relations During Modi’s Second Term
o    A Preliminary Survey of CCP Influence Operations in Singapore
o    It Isn’t All About Europe: The Impacts of China’s Missile Forces on Russian Threat Perceptions and the INF Architecture
o    Chinese Nuclear Weapons Strategy—Leaning Towards a More Proactive Posture? Part II: External Drivers of Potential Change—Technical-Military Developments and Perceptions of Credibility

Lowy Institute for International Relations
·         Xi Jinping: The Backlash

Migration Policy Institute (MPI)


National Institute of Justice (NIJ)

National Security Archive

New America Foundation

Observer Research Foundation

Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI)

Peace Research Institute of Frankfurt (PRIF/HSFK)

Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)

Pew Research Center Religion & Public Life

Pew Research Center U.S. Politics & Policy

Policy Exchange


Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)

S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies

Small Wars Journal

South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA)

Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR)
·         SIGAR 19-45-FA Afghanistan's Civilian Aviation: Capacity Has Improved But Challenges Remain, Including Reliance On Donor Support For Operations
·         SIGAR-19-46-SP Afghanistan's Civilian Aviation: Capacity Has Improved But Challenges Remain, Including Reliance On Donor Support For Operations
·         SIGAR 19-49-AR Drug Treatment in Afghanistan: The Overall Impact and Sustainability of More Than $50 Million in Department of State Projects is Unknown

Sudd Institute

Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse  

UN Children's Fund (UNICEF)

US Central Command (CENTCOM)
·         Unipath, 2019, v. 9, no. 2
o    Bright Star 2018
o    How to Defeat Daesh
o    A Flexible Force
o    Teamwork with a Multinational Twiest
o    Inspirational Leadership
o    Jordanians in Afghanistan
o    Securing Sinai
o    Curing the Cubs of the Caliphate
o    Exposing the Extremists
o    NATO Aids Afghanistan
o    Oman Police: Best in the Middle East

U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission

US Marine Corps (USMC)

Washington Institute for Near East Policy

Wilson Center

World Bank

World Economic Forum