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Given the uncertainty and the subjective judgments involved in modeling risk, policymakers may struggle to reach a consensus on border priorities. Nonetheless, a systematic approach to studying border threats may help clarify the types of policy tradeoffs lawmakers
confront at the border.

Country: 
Mexico
Report For: 
2013
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Issued by: 
Congressional Research Service
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on: 
Thu, 02/21/2013

GAO looks at some Defense Department-budget security assistance programs in terms of "setting clear goals and defining terminology," "coordinating activities and sharing information," and "sustaining efforts and evaluating progress."

Program: 
Non-Security Assistance - Unified Command
Section 1004 Counter-Drug Assistance
Section 1206 Train and Equip Authority
Report For: 
2013
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Issued by: 
U.S. Government Accountability Office
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on: 
Thu, 02/14/2013

This report provides brief summaries of the State Department's budget requests for foreign assistance programs.

Country: 
Global
Program: 
Economic Support Fund
Transition Initiatives
Development Assistance
PL 480 `Food for Peace`
Foreign Military Financing
International Disaster Assistance
International Military Education and Training
International Narcotics Control and Law Enforcement
Nonproliferation, Anti-Terrorism, Demining, and Related Programs
Peacekeeping Operations
Global Health Programs
Report For: 
2015, 2017
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of State
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on: 
Sun, 02/07/2016
Report For: 
2014, 2016
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of State
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on: 
Sun, 02/07/2016
Report For: 
2013-2015
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of State
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on: 
Fri, 02/07/2014
Report For: 
2012-2014
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of State
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on: 
Thu, 02/07/2013
Report For: 
2011-2013
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of State
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on: 
Tue, 02/07/2012
Report For: 
2010-2012
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of State
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on: 
Mon, 02/07/2011
Report For: 
2009-2011
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of State
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on: 
Sun, 02/07/2010
Report For: 
2008-2010
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of State
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on: 
Sat, 02/07/2009

This report examines current political and economic conditions in Honduras as well as issues in Honduras-U.S. relations.

Country: 
Honduras
Program: 
Section 1004 Counter-Drug Assistance
International Narcotics Control and Law Enforcement
Section 1033 Counter-Drug Assistance
Report For: 
2014
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Issued by: 
Congressional Research Service
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on: 
Fri, 05/30/2014
Report For: 
2013
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Issued by: 
Congressional Research Service
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on: 
Wed, 07/24/2013
Report For: 
2013
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Issued by: 
Congressional Research Service
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on: 
Tue, 02/05/2013
Report For: 
2011
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Issued by: 
Congressional Research Service
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on: 
Thu, 02/17/2011

The Operation & Maintenance (O-1) and Revolving & Management Funds (RF-1) Programs are derived from and consistent with the Comptroller Information System database. The O-1 and RF-1 are provided annually to the DoD oversight committees of the Congress coincident with the transmittal of the President’s Budget. This document is also provided to Office of Assistant Secretary of Defense (Public Affairs) for use by non-DoD activities, and is available to the public on the Internet at http://www.dod.mil/comptroller.

Country: 
Global
Program: 
Cooperative Threat Reduction
Afghanistan Security Forces Fund
Syria Train and Equip Fund
Iraq Train and Equip Fund
Humanitarian and Civic Assistance
Commander's Emergency Response Program
Report For: 
2015, 2016, 2017
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
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on: 
Tue, 02/09/2016
Report For: 
2014, 2015, 2016
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
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on: 
Sun, 02/01/2015
Report For: 
2013, 2014, 2015
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
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on: 
Sat, 02/01/2014
Report For: 
2012, 2013, 2014
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
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on: 
Fri, 02/01/2013
Report For: 
2011, 2012, 2013
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
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on: 
Wed, 02/01/2012
Report For: 
2010, 2011, 2012
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
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on: 
Tue, 02/01/2011

This report provides a summary of SIGAR’s oversight work and an update on developments in the three major sectors of Afghanistan’s reconstruction effort. 

Country: 
Afghanistan
Program: 
Afghanistan Freedom Support Act
Afghanistan Infrastructure Fund
Afghanistan Security Forces Fund
Afghanistan Train and Equip Authority
Task Force for Business and Stability Operations
Commander's Emergency Response Program
Transition Initiatives
International Disaster Assistance
Section 1004 Counter-Drug Assistance
Report For: 
2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Mon, 01/30/2017
Report For: 
2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Sun, 10/30/2016
Report For: 
2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Sat, 07/30/2016
Report For: 
2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Sat, 04/30/2016
Report For: 
2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Sat, 01/30/2016
Report For: 
2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Fri, 10/30/2015
Report For: 
2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Thu, 07/30/2015
Report For: 
2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Thu, 04/30/2015
Report For: 
2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
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Due Date: 
Fri, 01/30/2015
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Thu, 01/29/2015
Report For: 
2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
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Due Date: 
Thu, 10/30/2014
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Thu, 10/30/2014
Report For: 
2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
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Due Date: 
Wed, 07/30/2014
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Wed, 07/30/2014
Report For: 
2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
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Due Date: 
Wed, 04/30/2014
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Wed, 04/30/2014
Report For: 
2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
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Due Date: 
Thu, 01/30/2014
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Thu, 01/30/2014
Report For: 
2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
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Due Date: 
Wed, 10/30/2013
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Wed, 10/30/2013
Report For: 
2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
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Due Date: 
Tue, 07/30/2013
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Tue, 07/30/2013
Report For: 
2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
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Due Date: 
Tue, 04/30/2013
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Tue, 04/30/2013
Report For: 
2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
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Due Date: 
Wed, 01/30/2013
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Wed, 01/30/2013
Report For: 
2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
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Due Date: 
Tue, 10/30/2012
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Tue, 10/30/2012
Report For: 
2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
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Due Date: 
Mon, 07/30/2012
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Mon, 07/30/2012
Report For: 
2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
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Due Date: 
Mon, 04/30/2012
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Mon, 04/30/2012
Report For: 
2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
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Due Date: 
Mon, 01/30/2012
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Mon, 01/30/2012
Report For: 
2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
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Due Date: 
Thu, 10/20/2011
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Thu, 10/20/2011
Report For: 
2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
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Due Date: 
Sat, 07/30/2011
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Sat, 07/30/2011
Report For: 
2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
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Due Date: 
Sat, 04/30/2011
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Sat, 04/30/2011
Report For: 
2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
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Due Date: 
Sun, 01/30/2011
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Sun, 01/30/2011
Report For: 
2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
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Due Date: 
Sat, 10/30/2010
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Sat, 10/30/2010
Report For: 
2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
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Due Date: 
Fri, 07/30/2010
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Fri, 07/30/2010
Report For: 
2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
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Due Date: 
Fri, 04/30/2010
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Fri, 04/30/2010
Report For: 
2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
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Due Date: 
Sat, 01/30/2010
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Sat, 01/30/2010
Report For: 
2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
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Due Date: 
Fri, 10/30/2009
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Fri, 10/30/2009
Report For: 
2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
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Due Date: 
Thu, 07/30/2009
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Thu, 07/30/2009
Report For: 
2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
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Due Date: 
Thu, 04/30/2009
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Thu, 04/30/2009
Report For: 
2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
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Due Date: 
Fri, 01/30/2009
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Fri, 01/30/2009
Report For: 
2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
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Due Date: 
Thu, 10/30/2008
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Issued by: 
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction
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on: 
Thu, 10/30/2008

An accounting of how much the State Department had spent on the CARSI program, which provides both military/police and economic/institution-building assistance to Central America.

Country: 
Central America Regional
Program: 
Economic Support Fund
Foreign Military Financing
International Narcotics Control and Law Enforcement
Report For: 
2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
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Issued by: 
U.S. Government Accountability Office
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on: 
Wed, 01/30/2013

An accounting of how much the State Department had spent on the CARSI program, which provides both military/police and economic/institution-building assistance to Central America.

Country: 
Central America Regional
Program: 
Economic Support Fund
Foreign Military Financing
International Narcotics Control and Law Enforcement
Nonproliferation, Anti-Terrorism, Demining, and Related Programs
Report For: 
2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
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Issued by: 
U.S. Government Accountability Office
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on: 
Wed, 01/30/2013

GAO is recommending that State take steps to improve its financial monitoring of implementing partners and provide clear guidance for approving subpartners. State concurred with GAO’s recommendations and cited steps they are taking to address them

Country: 
Cuba
Report For: 
2013
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Issued by: 
U.S. Government Accountability Office
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on: 
Fri, 01/25/2013

This report provides basic information on the GSCF legislation. It starts with a brief discussion of the conceptual origins of the legislation and then summarizes the legislation’s provisions. It concludes with a short analysis of salient issues.

Country: 
Nigeria
Philippines
Bangladesh
Libya
Hungary
Romania
Slovakia
Yemen
East Africa Regional
Program: 
Global Security Contingency Fund (DOD)
Global Security Contingency Fund (DOS)
Report For: 
2012, 2013, 2014
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Issued by: 
Congressional Research Service
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on: 
Fri, 04/04/2014
Report For: 
2012, 2013
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Issued by: 
Congressional Research Service
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on: 
Tue, 01/22/2013

A look at U.S. relations with Mexico at the beginning of Enrique Peña Nieto's presidency.

Country: 
Mexico
Report For: 
2013
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Issued by: 
Congressional Research Service
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on: 
Wed, 01/16/2013

This report details the foreign policy justification and purpose for the U.S. training activity, the number of foreign military personnel provided training and their units of operation, and the location of the training.

Country: 
Global
Program: 
International Military Education and Training
International Narcotics Control and Law Enforcement
Peacekeeping Operations
Foreign Military Financing
Foreign Military Sales
Aviation Leadership Program
Combating Terrorism Fellowship Program
Section 1004 Counter-Drug Assistance
Section 1206 Train and Equip Authority
Professional Military Education Exchanges
Exchange Training
Department of Homeland Security - U.S. Coast Guard Activities
Service Academies
Regional Centers for Security Studies
Report For: 
2015
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of State
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on: 
Tue, 01/17/2017
Report For: 
2012
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Due Date: 
Wed, 01/30/2013
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of State
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on: 
Thu, 01/10/2013
Report For: 
2007
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of State
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Not yet submitted
Report For: 
2006
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of State
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Not yet submitted
Report For: 
2005
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of State
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Not yet submitted
Report For: 
2004
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of State
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Not yet submitted
Report For: 
2003
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of State
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Not yet submitted
Report For: 
2002
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of State
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Not yet submitted
Report For: 
1999
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of State
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on: 
Wed, 03/01/2000

According to State officials, authorities that require the concurrence of the Secretary of State are reviewed by all of the department's relevant experts and bureaus, and thus have the best chance of identifying and considering the potential for unintended consequences

Report For: 
2013
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Issued by: 
U.S. Government Accountability Office
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on: 
Tue, 01/08/2013

A federal advisory committee's "effort to review current U.S. approaches to security capacity building, its goals, and its effectiveness." Does not represent official U.S. government positions or policies.

Report For: 
2013
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of State
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on: 
Mon, 01/07/2013

A report on U.S. Special Forces Training through the Joint Combined Exchange Training (JCET) program. 

Country: 
Global
Program: 
Joint Combined Exchange Training
Report For: 
2014
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
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on: 
Fri, 02/27/2015
Report For: 
2013
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
on: 
Wed, 01/01/2014
Report For: 
2012
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
on: 
Tue, 01/01/2013
Report For: 
2011
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
on: 
Sun, 01/01/2012
Report For: 
2010
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
on: 
Sat, 01/01/2011
Report For: 
2009
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
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on: 
Fri, 01/22/2010
Report For: 
2008
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
on: 
Mon, 01/05/2009
Report For: 
2007
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
on: 
Tue, 01/01/2008
Report For: 
2004
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
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Not yet submitted

This report covers the total amount of funds obligated for the purpose of providing transportation of humanitarian relief and for other humanitarian purposes worldwide.

Report For: 
2013
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Due Date: 
Sat, 02/01/2014
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
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Not yet submitted
Report For: 
2012
|
Due Date: 
Fri, 02/01/2013
|
Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
on: 
Tue, 01/01/2013
Report For: 
2011
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Due Date: 
Wed, 02/01/2012
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
Not yet submitted
Report For: 
2010
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Due Date: 
Tue, 02/01/2011
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
Not yet submitted
Report For: 
2009
|
Due Date: 
Mon, 02/01/2010
|
Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
on: 
Mon, 02/01/2010
Report For: 
2008
|
Due Date: 
Sun, 02/01/2009
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
on: 
Sun, 02/01/2009
Report For: 
2007
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Due Date: 
Fri, 02/01/2008
|
Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
on: 
Fri, 02/01/2008

GAO found migration down, and drug seizures rising, at the border. It recommends "that CBP ensure Border Patrol develops milestones and time frames for developing border security goals and measures to assess progress made and resource needs."

Country: 
Mexico
Report For: 
2013
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Issued by: 
U.S. Government Accountability Office
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on: 
Mon, 12/10/2012

U.S. Customs and Border Protection needs better systems to weed out corruption and misconduct. Most cases since 2005 have been detected at the U.S.-Mexico border, the report says.

Country: 
Mexico
Report For: 
2013
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Issued by: 
U.S. Government Accountability Office
|
on: 
Tue, 12/04/2012

For the Defense Department's Counter-Terrorism Fellowship Program, this report must provide a complete accounting of the expenditure of appropriated funds, a description of training courses, an assessment of the program's effectiveness, and a discussion of actions taken to improve it.

Program: 
Combating Terrorism Fellowship Program
Categories: 
Report For: 
2015
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
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on: 
Tue, 11/17/2015
Report For: 
2014
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
on: 
Fri, 11/21/2014
Report For: 
2013
|
Due Date: 
Sun, 12/01/2013
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
on: 
Sun, 12/01/2013
Report For: 
2012
|
Due Date: 
Sat, 12/01/2012
|
Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
on: 
Sat, 12/01/2012
Report For: 
2011
|
Due Date: 
Thu, 12/01/2011
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Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
on: 
Thu, 12/01/2011
Report For: 
2010
|
Due Date: 
Wed, 12/01/2010
|
Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
on: 
Wed, 12/01/2010
Report For: 
2009
|
Due Date: 
Tue, 12/01/2009
|
Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
on: 
Tue, 12/01/2009
Report For: 
2008
|
Due Date: 
Mon, 12/01/2008
|
Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
on: 
Mon, 12/01/2008
Report For: 
2007
|
Due Date: 
Sat, 12/01/2007
|
Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
on: 
Sat, 12/01/2007
Report For: 
2006
|
Due Date: 
Fri, 12/01/2006
|
Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
on: 
Fri, 12/01/2006
Report For: 
2005
|
Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
on: 
Sat, 01/01/2005
Report For: 
2004
|
Issued by: 
U.S. Department of Defense
|
on: 
Thu, 01/01/2004

A review of how the Defense Security Cooperation Agency processes and delivers security assistance to other nations.

Program: 
Foreign Military Financing
Foreign Military Sales
Section 1206 Train and Equip Authority
Report For: 
2013
|
Due Date: 
Sat, 06/30/2012
|
Issued by: 
U.S. Government Accountability Office
|
on: 
Fri, 11/16/2012

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