SAM Director Colby Goodman is quoted in this article and provides analysis for some of the failures in DoD's Global Train and Equip program.

Weekly Monitor: How US Partners Help and Hinder the War on Terror


Check out our updated Weekly Monitor: How US Partners Help and Hinder the War on Terror

SAM’s recent arms sales trend report and firearms exports notifications fact sheet are both cited in this brief that looks at the dangers and faults in the Trump Administration’s proposed changes for U.S. conventional arms export policies.
This article cites SAM's fact sheet on counterterrorism aid to Africa and beyond.

Trump Admin. Continues Spike in Counterterrorism Aid to Africa

Submitted by Christina Arabia on Wed, 05/16/2018 - 13:39

The Trump Administration is continuing an unprecedented increase in U.S. foreign aid to countries in Sub-Saharan Africa to address terrorist groups threats through the Defense and State Departments, according to a fact sheet released today by Security Assistance Monitor. The fact sheet highlights key new data on the Pentagon’s main global counterterrorism aid program (Section 1206/333).


Major Trends in U.S. Counterterrorism Aid FY 2015-19

Submitted by Christina Arabia on Mon, 05/14/2018 - 09:44
The Trump Administration maintains high funding for U.S. counterterrorism aid globally with an increased focus on DoD, border security, Africa, and countering violent extremism.
This article cites SAM data on United States military aid to Turkey.