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Classified Information Policy, and More from CRS

Noteworthy new reports from the Congressional Research Service that have not been made readily available to the public include the following (all pdf). “Classified Information Policy and Executive Order…

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Airport Passenger Screening, and More from CRS

Noteworthy new documents from the Congressional Research Service that have not been made readily available to the public include the following (all pdf). “Changes in Airport Passenger Screening Technologies…

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Seeking the Rule of Law in Afghanistan

Updated below U.S. efforts to promote the rule of law in Afghanistan are expanding and accelerating.  Nearly a billion dollars has been spent in the past decade to strengthen Afghanistan’s…

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Terrorism in East Africa, and More from CRS

Noteworthy new reports from the Congressional Research Service include the following (all pdf). “Countering Terrorism in East Africa: The U.S. Response,” November 3, 2010. “Latin America: Terrorism Issues,”…

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Prompt Global Strike and Nuclear Arms Control

“Prompt global strike” refers to the possibility of destroying a target anywhere on Earth within minutes or hours using bombers, cruise missiles or ballistic missiles armed with conventional warheads. The…

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Foreign Corrupt Practices, and More from CRS

“More and more prosecutions” under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act may be expected, said Assistant Attorney General Lanny A. Breuer last month. The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act is intended to…

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CRS on India-U.S. Relations

In advance of President Obama’s visit to India this weekend, the Congressional Research Service has prepared an updated assessment of “India-U.S. Relations” (pdf), dated October 27, 2010.

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The Definition of Piracy, and More from CRS

Noteworthy new and updated reports from the Congressional Research Service include the following (all pdf). “Piracy: A Legal Definition,” October 19, 2010. “Proliferation Control Regimes: Background and Status,”…

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Hezbollah, and More from CRS

Noteworthy new reports from the Congressional Research Service that have not been made readily available to the public include the following (all pdf). “Hezbollah: Background and Issues for Congress,”…

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