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Diplomacy in Action

January

-01/31/07   China and Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction and Missiles: Policy Issues -- Updated
-01/31/07   Climate Change: Greenhouse Gas Reduction Bills in the 110th Congress -- NEW!
-01/31/07   Islamist Extremism in Bangladesh -- NEW!
-01/31/07   The House's "Pay-As-You-Go" (PAYGO) Rule in the 110th Congress: A Brief Overview -- NEW!
-01/31/07   Trade Promotion Authority and Fast-Track Negotiating Authority for Trade Agreements: Major Votes -- Updated
-01/31/07   U.S.-Canada WTO Corn Trade Dispute -- NEW!
-01/31/07   U.S.-China Nuclear Cooperation Agreement -- Updated
-01/30/07   Ethics, Lobbying, and Related Procedural Reforms Proposed in S.1, 110th Congress -- NEW!
-01/30/07   WTO Decisions and Their Effect in U.S. Law -- Updated
-01/29/07   Arms Control and Nonproliferation: A Catalog of Treaties and Agreements -- NEW!
-01/29/07   Congressional Authority to Limit U.S. Military Operations in Iraq -- NEW!
-01/26/07   Afghan Refugees: Current Status and Future Prospects -- NEW!
-01/26/07   Campaign Finance Legislation and Activity in the 109th Congress -- NEW!
-01/26/07   Defense Contracting in Iraq: Issues and Options for Congress -- NEW!
-01/26/07   Iraq: Elections, Constitution, and Government -- Updated
-01/25/07   Climate Change: Science and Policy Implications -- NEW!
-01/25/07   Committee System Rules Changes in the House, 110th Congress -- NEW!
-01/25/07   Drug Trafficking and North Korea: Issues for U.S. Policy -- Updated
-01/25/07   Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Legislation in the 110th Congress -- NEW!
-01/25/07   The Federal Government Debt: Its Size and Economic Significance -- Updated
-01/25/07   U.S. Immigration Policy on Asylum Seekers -- Updated
-01/25/07   U.S. Immigration Policy on Temporary Admissions -- Updated
-01/24/07   Abu Sayyaf: Target of Philippine-U.S. Anti-Terrorism Cooperation -- Updated
-01/24/07   Al Qaeda: Statements and Evolving Ideology -- Updated
-01/24/07   Alternative Fuels and Advanced Technology Vehicles: Issues in Congress -- Updated
-01/24/07   Border Security: The Complexity of the Challenge -- Updated
-01/24/07   Climate Change: The Kyoto Protocol and International Actions -- NEW!
-01/24/07   NATO's Prague Capabilities Commitment -- Updated
-01/24/07   The Economics of the Federal Budget Deficit -- Updated
-01/24/07   U.S.-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement -- Updated
-01/23/07   Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses -- Updated
-01/23/07   Is China a Threat to the U.S. Economy? -- Updated
-01/23/07   Islamic Religious Schools, Madrasas: Background -- Updated
-01/23/07   Latin America and the Caribbean: Issues for the 110th Congress -- NEW!
-01/23/07   Pandemic Influenza: Appropriations for Public Health Preparedness and Response -- NEW!
-01/23/07   The Proposed South Korea-U.S. Free Trade Agreement (KORUS FTA) -- Updated
-01/23/07   The World Trade Organization: Background and Issues -- Updated
-01/23/07   Trade Capacity Building: Foreign Assistance for Trade and Development -- Updated
-01/23/07   Treatment of "Battlefield Detainees" in the War on Terrorism -- Updated
-01/22/07   Cuba: Issues for the 110th Congress -- NEW!
-01/22/07   Federal Budget Process Reform in the 110th Congress: A Brief Overview -- NEW!
-01/22/07   Immigration Reform: Brief Synthesis of Issue -- NEW!
-01/22/07   Latin America: Terrorism Issues -- Updated
-01/22/07   Post-War Iraq: Foreign Contributions to Training, Peacekeeping, and Reconstruction -- Updated
-01/22/07   The Strategic Energy Efficiency and Renewables Reserve in the CLEAN Energy Act of 2007 (H.R.6) -- Updated
-01/22/07   U.S. Strategic and Defense Relationships in the Asia-Pacific Region -- NEW!
-01/22/07   United Nations Reform: U.S. Policy and International Perspectives -- NEW!
-01/19/07   Automobile and Light Truck Fuel Economy: The CAFE Standards -- Updated
-01/18/07   Climate Change: Action by States to Address Greenhouse Gas Emissions -- NEW!
-01/18/07   National Security Surveillance Act of 2006: S.3886, Title II (S.2453 as Reported Out of the Senate Judiciary Committee) -- Updated
-01/18/07   Russian Political, Economic, and Security Issues and U.S. Interests -- Updated
-01/18/07   The Iraqi Security Forces: The Challenge of Sectarian and Ethnic Influences -- Updated
-01/18/07   Trade Preferences for Developing Countries and the WTO -- Updated
-01/18/07   Turkmenistan's Political Succession: Developments and Implications -- NEW!
-01/17/07   Iraq: Post-Saddam Governance and Security -- Updated
-01/17/07   North Korean Counterfeiting of U.S. Currency -- Updated
-01/17/07   The Islamic Traditions of Wahhabism and Salfiyya -- Updated
-01/16/07   Climate Change: Design Approaches for a Greenhouse Gas Reduction Program -- NEW!
-01/16/07   Congressional Use of Funding Cutoffs Since 1970 Involving U.S. Military Forces and Overseas Deployments -- Updated
-01/16/07   Iran: Profile and Statements of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad -- NEW!
-01/16/07   Recess Appointments: Frequently Asked Questions -- Updated
-01/16/07   Royalty Relief for U.S. Deepwater Oil and Gas Leases -- Updated
-01/16/07   The Endangered Species Act (ESA) in the 110th Congress: Conflicting Values and Difficult Choices -- Updated
-01/16/07   War Powers Resolution: Presidential Compliance -- Updated
-01/15/07   Congressional Restrictions on U.S. Military Operations in Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Somalia, and Kosovo: Funding and Non-Funding Approaches -- NEW!
-01/12/07   Avian Influenza in Poultry and Wild Birds -- NEW!
-01/12/07   Iraq: Regional Perspectives and U.S. Policy -- NEW!
-01/12/07   Lobbying Disclosure: Themes and Issues, 110th Congress -- NEW!
-01/11/07   Afghanistan: Post-War Governance, Security, and U.S. Policy -- Updated
-01/11/07   The Budget for Fiscal Year 2007 -- Updated
-01/09/07   Maritime Security: Potential Terrorist Attacks and Protection Priorities -- NEW!
-01/09/07   Nonstrategic Nuclear Weapons -- Updated
-01/08/07   Countries of the World and International Organizations: Sources of Information -- Updated
-01/08/07   Critical Infrastructure: Background, Policy, and Implementation -- Updated
-01/08/07   Instances of Use of United States Armed Forces Abroad, 1798-2006 -- Updated
-01/08/07   Trade Preferences for Developing Countries and the WTO -- Updated
-01/05/07   Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses -- Updated
-01/05/07   Mercosur: Evolution and Implications for U.S.Trade Policy -- Updated
-01/05/07   Russian Natural Gas: Regional Dependence -- Updated
-01/04/07   China's Trade with the United States and the World -- Updated
-01/04/07   U.S. and International Responses to the Global Spread of Avian Flu: Issues for Congress -- Updated
-01/04/07   Yemen: Current Conditions and U.S. Relations -- Updated
-01/03/07   India - U.S. Relations -- Updated
-01/03/07   International Terrorism: Threat, Policy and Response -- Updated
-01/03/07   Millennium Challenge Account -- Updated
-01/03/07   North Korea's Nuclear Weapons Development and Diplomacy -- Updated
-01/03/07   Nuclear Arms Control: The Strategic Offensive Reductions Treaty -- Updated
-01/03/07   Previewing a 2007 Farm Bill -- Updated
-01/03/07   Trade Promotion Authority and Fast-Track Negotiating Authority for Trade Agreements: Major Votes -- Updated
-01/03/07   U.S. Foreign Aid to East and South Asia: Selected Receipients -- Updated