Sunday, August 11, 2019

Friday's Miscellany 08-09-2019

38 North

Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU)

Africa Center for Strategic Studies

Al Jazeera Center for Studies

Arctic Institute

Arms Control Association

Army War College

Asan Institute for Policy Studies

Atlantic Council

Austrian Institute for European and Security Policy  (AIES)

Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI)

Baker Institute for Public Policy

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies (BESA)
·         The UAE Withdraws from Yemen

Blair Institute for Global Change


Canadian Global Affairs Institute (CGAI)

Center for a New American Security (CNAS)

Center for Global Development

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)

Centre for European Reform (CER)
·         CER Bulletin, August/September 2019, no. 127
o    No-Deal Brexit Means Trouble for Brits living in the EU
o    Von der Leyen's Bumpy Road to Becoming Commission President
o    What Next for the EU's Capital Markets Union?

·         European Law Enforcement Research Bulletin, no.18, Winter 2018/2019
o    Enhancing public security through use of social media
o    The Schengen Evaluation Mechanism: Exploring the Views of Experts in the Field of Police Cooperation
o    Perspectives of Community Policing in Greece
o    Law Enforcement Responses to Violent Extremism in Greece
o    Moped enabled mobile phone snatches
o    Jihaspora and Millennials
o    Core capabilities: Body-worn cameras in Portugal
o    The Investigative Interview's Contribution to Law Enforcement

Chatham House

Chicago Council on Global Affairs

Combating Terrorism Center (CTC)
·         CTC Sentinel, August 2019, v. 12, no. 7
o    Iran’s Expanding Militia Army in Iraq: The New Special Groups
o    A View from the CT Foxhole: Suzanne Raine, Former Head of the United Kingdom’s Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre
o    Western Balkans Foreign Fighters and Homegrown Jihadis: Trends and Implications
o    Returnee Foreign Fighters from Syria and Iraq: The Kosovan Experience
o    Maduro’s Revolutionary Guards: The Rise of Paramilitarism in Venezuela

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS)

Department of Defense (DOD)
·         Enterprise Cloud Fact Sheet

Department of Defense Inspector General (DODIG)

Department of State, Office of the Historian
·         Foreign Relations of the United States, 1977–1980, Volume XIX,South Asia

Department of State Inspector General

East West Center

Economic Research Forum

European Council on Foreign Relations

European Union Institute for Security Studies (EUISS)


Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
·         FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, August 2019
o    Automated Threat Detection and the Future of Policing
o    Clippers and Cops
o    One Bite at a Time

Financial Action Task Force (FATF)

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         Global Tobacco Control: U.S. Efforts Have Primarily Focused on Research and Surveillance GAO-19-533R
·         Guided Missile Frigate: Navy Has Taken Steps to Reduce Acquisition Risk, but Opportunities Exist to Improve Knowledge for Decision Makers GAO-19-512
·         Land Ports of Entry: CBP Should Update Policies and Enhance Analysis of Inspections GAO-19-658
·         Nuclear Supply Chain: NNSA Should Notify Congress of Its Recommendations to Improve the Enhanced Procurement Authority GAO-19-606R

Heritage Foundation

Human Rights Watch

Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA)

Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)
·         Measuring and Optimizing Medical Force Readiness (Conference Presentation)

Institute for Security Studies (ISS)

International Crisis Group

Institute for the Study of War
·         Russia in Review: Domestic Discontent and ForeignPolicy
·         Syria Situation Report: July 22 - August 6, 2019

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Malmö University

Martens Centre for European Studies

National Council for Behavioral Health

National Security Archive

New America
·         Blockchain Impact Ledger

Observer Research Foundation (ORF)

Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE)

Oxford Research Group

Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)

Pew Research Center U.S. Politics & Policy

Policy Exchange


Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)

Small Wars Journal
·         Marine Corps Postmortem
·         Modern War and Cultural Change

Stanley Foundation
·         Impact: Peace Launch Report

UN Human Rights Council

UN Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee

Washington Institute for Near East Policy

World Economic Forum