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 Decade: 2000-2009
 Year: 2007
 Collection: Congressional Research Service Reports
Honduran-U.S. Relations

Honduran-U.S. Relations

Date: December 13, 2007
Creator: Sullivan, Mark P. & Olhero, Nelson
Description: This report examines current political and economic conditions in Honduras as well as issues in Honduran-U.S. relations.
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Pakistan--Internal Stability and U.S. Response: CRS Experts

Pakistan--Internal Stability and U.S. Response: CRS Experts

Date: November 5, 2007
Creator: Kronstadt, K. Alan
Description: This report provides access to names and contact information for CRS experts on policy concerns relating to Pakistan's internal stability and the U.S. response.
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Lebanon

Lebanon

Date: October 10, 2007
Creator: Prados, Alfred B.
Description: This report provides an overview of Lebanese politics, recent events in Lebanon, and current issues in U.S.-Lebanon relations and will be updated to reflect major developments.
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U.S. Embassy in Iraq

U.S. Embassy in Iraq

Date: October 10, 2007
Creator: Epstein, Susan B.
Description: This report discusses issues with the U.S. Embassy in Iraq such as the potential rising cost, delay in opening, quality of construction, and reported assertions of trafficking-like labor practices by First Kuwaiti General Trade and Contracting Company, the primary builder of the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad.
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India-U.S. Relations

India-U.S. Relations

Date: October 2, 2007
Creator: Kronstadt, K. Alan
Description: This report focuses on relations between the United States and India, a relationship deepened in the Clinton and G. W. Bush Administrations. The Obama Administrations seeks to continue developing this relationship. Continuing U.S. interest in South Asia focuses on ongoing tensions between India and Pakistan, the proliferation of nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles, human rights issues, caste-based discrimination, and India's economic expansion.
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Honduran-U.S. Relations

Honduran-U.S. Relations

Date: August 10, 2007
Creator: Sullivan, Mark P. & Olhero, Nelson
Description: This report examines current political and economic conditions in Honduras as well as issues in Honduran-U.S. relations.
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China-U.S. Relations: Current Issues and Implications for U.S. Policy

China-U.S. Relations: Current Issues and Implications for U.S. Policy

Date: July 24, 2007
Creator: Dumbaugh, Kerry
Description: This report addresses relevant policy questions in current U.S.-China relations, discusses trends and key legislation in the current Congress and provides a chronology of developments and high-level exchanges.
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China and Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction and Missiles: Policy Issues

China and Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction and Missiles: Policy Issues

Date: July 17, 2007
Creator: Kan, Shirley A.
Description: Congress has long been concerned about whether U.S. policy advances the national interest in reducing the role of the People's Republic of China (PRC) in the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) and missiles that could deliver them. China has taken some steps to mollify U.S. concerns about its role in weapons proliferation. Skeptics question whether China's cooperation in weapons nonproliferation has warranted President Bush's pursuit of stronger bilateral ties. This report discusses the national security problem of China's role in weapons proliferation and issues related to the U.S. policy response, including legislation, since the mid-1990s.
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Estonia: Current Issues and U.S. Policy

Estonia: Current Issues and U.S. Policy

Date: July 11, 2007
Creator: Woehrel, Steven
Description: This report provides background information on the political and economical situation in Estonia. The report discusses the U.S. - Estonia relations, and Estonia's foreign policy.
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Africa Command: U.S. Strategic Interests and the Role of the U.S. Military in Africa

Africa Command: U.S. Strategic Interests and the Role of the U.S. Military in Africa

Date: July 6, 2007
Creator: Ploch, Lauren
Description: This report provides information on Africa Command's (AFRICOM) mission, structure, interagency coordination, and its basing and manpower requirements. The report also gives a broad overview of U.S. strategic interests in Africa and the role of U.S. military efforts on the continent as they pertain to the creation of Africa Command.
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Kosovo and U.S. Policy: Background and Current Issues

Kosovo and U.S. Policy: Background and Current Issues

Date: July 3, 2007
Creator: Kim, Julie & Woehrel, Steven J.
Description: This report provides background information about the war in Kosovo and discusses issues regarding Kosovo's future status and U. S. policy.
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China-U.S. Trade Issues

China-U.S. Trade Issues

Date: July 1, 2007
Creator: Morrison, Wayne M
Description: U.S.-China economic ties have expanded substantially over the past several years. China is now the third largest U.S. trading partner, its second largest source of imports, and its fourth largest export market. However, U.S.-China commercial ties have been strained by a number of issues, including a surging U.S. trade deficit with China, China's refusal to float its currency, and failure to fully comply with its World Trade Organization (WTO) commitments, especially its failure to provide protection for U.S. intellectual property rights (IPR). This report explores these issues in detail, especially concerning the lack of protection for U.S. IPR.
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Iraq: Oil and Gas Legislation, Revenue Sharing, and U.S. Policy

Iraq: Oil and Gas Legislation, Revenue Sharing, and U.S. Policy

Date: June 26, 2007
Creator: Blanchard, Christopher M.
Description: This report reviews policy proposals and interim contracts, analyzes the positions of various Iraqi political actors, and discusses potential implications for U.S. foreign policy goals in Iraq.
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Zimbabwe: Current Issues and U.S. Policy

Zimbabwe: Current Issues and U.S. Policy

Date: June 21, 2007
Creator: Ploch, Lauren
Description: This report describes current political issues in Zimbabwe, the recent developments and reactions from the international community, including those of the United States.
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Honduran-U.S. Relations

Honduran-U.S. Relations

Date: May 31, 2007
Creator: Sullivan, Mark P. & Olhero, Nelson
Description: This report examines current political and economic conditions in Honduras as well as issues in Honduran-U.S. relations.
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U.S.-Funded Assistance Programs in China

U.S.-Funded Assistance Programs in China

Date: May 18, 2007
Creator: Lum, Thomas
Description: This report discusses United States foreign operations appropriations for the People’s Republic of China (PRC), which primarily support democracy-related programs, particularly rule of law training, and support Tibetan communities. The U.S. Congress has played a leading role in providing funding for such programs, which has grown from $10 million in FY2002 to $23 million in FY2006. Major funding areas include legal training, legal aid, criminal defense, labor rights, and non-governmental organization (NGO) development in China, monitoring human rights conditions in the PRC from outside China, and preserving Tibetan culture.
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Cuba: U.S. Restrictions on Travel and Remittances

Cuba: U.S. Restrictions on Travel and Remittances

Date: May 3, 2007
Creator: Sullivan, Mark P.
Description: This report examines restrictions on travel to Cuba, which have been a key and often contentious component in U.S. efforts to isolate the communist government of Fidel Castro for much of the past 40 years.
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Israel: Background and Relations with the United States

Israel: Background and Relations with the United States

Date: April 30, 2007
Creator: Migdalovitz, Carol
Description: This report provides an historical overview of Israel, and discusses the most recent developments in Israel, such as the government and politics, economy, foreign policy, and relations with United States.
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AIDS in Africa

AIDS in Africa

Date: April 26, 2007
Creator: Cook, Nicolas
Description: This report discusses the AIDS issue in Africa and the Bush administration's call to increase U.S. international funding for AIDS.
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Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses

Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses

Date: April 25, 2007
Creator: Katzman, Kenneth
Description: This report discusses U.S. policy responses to the current political climate in Iran. Much of the debate over U.S. policy toward Iran has centered on the nature of the current regime; some believe that Iran, a country of almost 70 million people, is a threat to U.S. interests because hardliners in Iran’s regime dominate and set a policy direction intended to challenge U.S. influence and allies in the region.
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Egypt: Background and U.S. Relations

Egypt: Background and U.S. Relations

Date: March 29, 2007
Creator: Sharp, Jeremy M.
Description: This report provides an overview of Egyptian politics and current issues in U.S.- Egyptian relations. It briefly provides a political history of modern Egypt, an overview of its political institutions, and a discussion of the prospects for democratization in Egypt. U.S.-Egyptian relations are complex and multi-faceted, and this report addresses the following current topics: the Arab-Israeli peace process, Iraq, terrorism, democratization and reform, human rights, trade, and military cooperation.
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Hemp as an Agricultural Commodity

Hemp as an Agricultural Commodity

Date: March 23, 2007
Creator: Rawson, Jean M.
Description: This report discusses the commercial cultivation of industrial hemp in the U.S. The terms "hemp" and "industrial hemp" refer to varieties of Cannabis sativa characterized by low levels of the primary psychoactive chemical (tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC) in their leaves and flowers.
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Iraq: Post-Saddam Governance and Security

Iraq: Post-Saddam Governance and Security

Date: March 12, 2007
Creator: Katzman, Kenneth
Description: This report discusses the current political and social climate of Iraq, specifically in regards to the influence of the U.S. military presence over recent years. This report addresses planned and possible future efforts under the Obama Administration, including the scheduled gradual troops withdrawal. Some U.S. officials believe that a U.S. military presence is needed beyond the scheduled August 31, 2010 date, by which point all U.S. troops will have been withdrawn. This report also discusses the continued tensions between various Iraqi sociocultural groups.
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Spain: Current Issues and U.S. Policy

Spain: Current Issues and U.S. Policy

Date: March 1, 2007
Creator: Woehrel, Steven
Description: This report provides information on Spain’s current political and economic situation, its struggle against Islamist terrorism, and its relations with the United States.
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