Resources - Policy Statements

NGOs and Academia

Below are key statements from non-novernmental or academic analyses related to the U.S. defense and security assistance to the rest of the world. 

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Wednesday, October 2, 2013
This would involve a potentially horrendous situation in which a portion of the Dominican Republic's citizens are subject to ethnic screening, and then asked to prove the citizenship status of their parents and grandparents.English
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Dominican Republic
Haiti
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Wednesday, October 2, 2013
Pese a que han trascurrido 36 meses a partir de que los fallos se hicieron publicos y mas de 11 anos desde que los hechos ocurrieron, las sentencias siguen incumplidas en aspectos medulares.Spanish
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Mexico
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Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Last week at the UN, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala and Mexico united in bringing this regional debate to the General Assembly meeting, calling for consideration of alternative approaches to the drug issue. English
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
The analysis below first details why eradication of drug crops is ineffective in fighting the nexus of militancy and the illegal drug trade, using the presumed success story of Colombia as illustrationEnglish
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Colombia
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Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Authorities in Nigeria must take urgent measures to protect schools and students in the north-east of the country following a fresh attack by unknown gunmen that left dozens dead, Amnesty International said.English
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Nigeria
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Monday, September 30, 2013
As the government continues to make significant changes to Cuba's economy, it is positive that Cuban society seems to feel more comfortable questioning other aspects of the Cuban reality.English
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Cuba
Friday, September 27, 2013
Cynthia Arnson dice que lo mas dificil de la consolidacion de la paz es implementar los acuerdos firmados.Spanish
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Colombia
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Friday, September 27, 2013
The government will likely win a larger number of municipalities. But the opposition theoretically has the chance to win the popular vote.English
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Venezuela
Friday, September 27, 2013
Petition Calling on President Barack Obama, Secretary State of John Kerry, and Members of Congress, to Provide Sudanese President Omar al Bashir with a Visa to Travel to the United States, and to Arrest Him Upon His Arrival and Deliver Him to the International Criminal CourtEnglish
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Sudan
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Wednesday, September 25, 2013
The area under cultivation as of 31 December 2012 was estimated at 60,400 ha, down from the previous year's total of 62,500 ha.English
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Peru
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
If a comprehensive reform is passed, it will be a victory for human rights in Mexico and will provide greater access to justice for victims of human rights violations committed by the military.English
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Mexico
Monday, September 23, 2013
A public coalition letter of activists, celebrities, and aid workers to President Obama, urging against allowing President Bashir to attend the UNGA meeting.English
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Sudan
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Friday, September 20, 2013
The three defendants were at the forefront of a campaign regarding a hydroelectric project in Rio Blanco.English
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Honduras
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Friday, September 20, 2013
John Prendergast's testimony on the ongoing violence in the Eastern Congo.English
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Democratic Republic of Congo (Kinshasa)
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Thursday, September 19, 2013
This 184-page report documents killings, death threats, and new incidents of forced displacement committed against displaced Colombians in relation to their efforts to recover their land.English
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Colombia
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Thursday, September 19, 2013
The clamor for a new relationship is loud, but still falling on deaf ears. English
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Frank Cilluffo testifies in front of the House Subcommittee on Intelligence and Counterterrorism about how the Al Qaeda threat has metastasized throughout the MENA region and explains why Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula represents the most serious threat to U.S. interests. English
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Yemen
Somalia
Syria
Pakistan
Uzbekistan
Mali
Mauritania
Algeria
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Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Katherine Zimmerman of the American Enterprise Institute testifies in front of the House Subcommittee on Intelligence and Counterterrorism. She discusses the role of Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula in a larger Al Qaeda network that is structurally very different from its network ten years prior.English
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Yemen
Egypt
Libya
Pakistan
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Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Brian Katulis of the Center for American Progress testifies in front of the House Subcommittee on Intelligence and Counterterrorism on the nature of Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula as an organization and assess U.S. efforts against their activities.English
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Yemen
Pakistan
Saudi Arabia
Egypt
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Friday, September 13, 2013
¿Para que sirve firmar tratados internacionales, si finalmente Mexico no tiene la obligacion de respetarlos y establece formas de evitar su cumplimiento?Spanish
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Mexico
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