Websites: International Relations

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International Relations

Amnesty International
Home page for the organization with news, publications, etc.

U.S. Department of Defense
News, publications, etc. from the U.S. Department of Defense

Department of Defense Dictionary of Military Terms
Includes "NATO only" terms

Disarmament Diplomacy
This journal is published by the Acronym Institute, an independent, not-for-profit research and advocacy organisation working on disarmament, arms control and security issues.

Federation of American Scientists
Presents information on a variety of issues including arms sales, biosecurity, government secrecy, nuclear information, and terrorism. See also their sites regarding: Arms Sales Monitoring Project.

Institute for Global Studies in Culture, Power, and History
Home page for the Johns Hopkins University center of the same name

Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation
The IFCC's mission is to study the causes of international conflict and help devise options for resolving it through international cooperation.

International Affairs Resources: WWW Virtual Library
Inter- and Supranational Organizations' sites including World Bank, European Union, World Trade Organization and many others

International Non-Governmental Organizations
from the Political Database of the Americas, in English and Spanish

International Relations and Security Network
Swiss contribution to Partnership for Peace includes sites on international security and peace

UNESCO Communication and Information Sector
Emphasis on communication, information and informatics required for the "free flow of ideas by word and image." Programs focus on "Access to Knowledge," "Media Development," and "Freedom of Expression."

United Nations - Global Teaching and Learning Project - CyberSchoolBus
Provides a variety of children's reference resources and classroom support on subjects such as peace education, poverty, human rights, world hunger, and indigenous people.

United States Institute of Peace
United States Institute of Peace, created by the U.S. Congress, explores peace studies and such topics as virtual diplomacy, refugees, and human rights issues. Access to the Institute of Peace's print and digital collections provided by the Jeannette Ranking Library Program.

War, Peace and Security Guide
The Information Resource Center of the Canadian Forces College in English and French

World Rulers: Heads of State and Prime Ministers
all Heads of State and Chiefs of Government of the countries of the world.

ABC News
U.S.-based news service

BBC News
British news service includes archive back to 1997

CNN News
Includes Headline News, video archive, and more