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This selection highlights U.S. government, congressional and think tank reports and documents on foreign policy and defense, political and social issues, economy, environment and global issues for the attention of readers with an interest in the United States.

It is brought to you by the team of the Information Resource Center (IRC) of the Embassy of the United States of America in France.  The IRC aims to serve those who need research, reference and documentation services on U.S. foreign and domestic policies.

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