Department of Defense (DoD)


Research suggests use of DoD-developed technology along U.S. border



Research suggests use of DoD-developed technology along U.S. border

The RAND Corporation recently completed research into Department of Homeland Security and the Drug Enforcement Administration use of DoD-funded intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance technologies along the U.S. southern border...

Senate Intelligence Committee releases declassified report on 2012 Benghazi attacks



Senate Intelligence Committee releases declassified report on 2012 Benghazi attacks

The U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence has released their report on the September 2012 terrorist attacks in Benghazi. The report includes recommendations designed to improve security of American diplomatic and intelligence facilities abroad...

Special Report: The Foreign Policy Advisor Program



Special Report: The Foreign Policy Advisor Program

The Simons Center recently published a special report that focuses on the role of the State Department Foreign Policy Advisor. The report follows a May 2013 conference sponsored by the Simons Center and the American Academy of Diplomacy...

RAND reports on DoD disaster relief efforts



RAND reports on DoD disaster relief efforts

Earlier this year the RAND Corporation published a report examining Department of Defense humanitarian assistance/disaster response operations in four major international disasters occurring between 2008 and 2011. The report underlines the key lessons learned from DoD’s role...