First IGSDA National Security in Taiwan

First IGSDA National Security in Taiwan

Global and Regional Security Challenges and Threats to East & Southeast Asia More »

Cyber Security

Cyber Security

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Counter Terrorism

Counter Terrorism

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The 6th Military Coup D’état in Turkey: Reasons and Results

Military Coup D’état in Turkey

By General (Retired). Sayed Ghoneim ———————- The concept of a coup d’état is not new to Turkey. Friday’s event was the sixth coup d’état following the collapse of the Ottoman Empire, starting with the 1960 Turkish coup d’état, then the

Truck Plows Into Bastille Day Crowd in France; Terror Attack Kills 84

Police investigate the scene after a truck plowed through Bastille Day revelers in the French resort city of Nice, France, Thursday, July 14, 2016. France was ravaged by its third attack in two years when a large white truck mowed through revelers gathered for Bastille Day fireworks in Nice, killing at dozens of people as it bore down on the crowd for more than a mile along the Riviera city's famed seaside promenade. (Sasha Goldsmith via AP)

By VOA News July 14, 2016 French President Francois Hollande says the Bastille Day truck attack that killed 84 and injured 100 others in Nice has all the elements of a terrorist attack. “Nothing will make us give way in

شكري من تل أبيب: الإرهاب يعرقل عملية السلام في المنطقة

سامح شكري ونتنياهو

قال وزير الخارجية المصري سامح شكري الأحد 10 يوليو/تموز في مؤتمر صحفي مع رئيس الوزراء الإسرائيلي بنيامين نتنياهو إن الإرهاب يعرقل عملية السلام في المنطقة. ———————————— وأضاف شكري: “يجب إقامة دولة فلسطينية تعيش بسلام جنبا إلى جنب مع إسرائيل”. وأشار

Israel, Egypt working ‘feverishly’ to arrange Netanyahu summit with Sissi

Sameh Shoukry and Netanyahu

As Cairo’s FM visits Jerusalem for first time in 9 years, efforts in full swing for Israeli PM to reciprocate in trip that would advance regional peace moves. Israel and Egypt are working “feverishly” to arrange a visit by Prime

تركيا .. بين التغير المفاجئ وتصحيح المسار


بقلـــم: سيد غنيم ————— “أوغلو” وإستراتيجية “زيرو مشاكل” “أحمد داوود أوغلو” أهم مهندسي السياسة الخارجية التركية صاحب إستراتيجية  “زيرو مشاكل” مع الجوار، والجوار هنا ليس الحدوديين فقط، بل أيضاً الإقليميين في (آسيا وأوروبا وأفريقا) فضلاً عن الأكراد، فتاريخ إمبراطوريتها وحروبها

Iraq War: Chilcot inquiry says invasion ‘not last resort’


Tony Blair overstated the threat posed by Saddam Hussein, sent ill-prepared troops into battle and had “wholly inadequate” plans for the aftermath, the UK’s Iraq War inquiry has said. Chairman Sir John Chilcot said the 2003 invasion was not the

الصين تحيي طريق تجارة الحرير التاريخي


بقـــلم: ســـيد غنــيم تحيي الصين طريق تجارة الحرير التاريخي الذي يمتد بين حدودها حتي أوروبا، والذي أعلن عنه عام 2013 من قبل الرئيس “شي جين بينغ” وذلك من خلال ممرين أحدهما بري والآخر بحري، والذان سيكونا بمثابة متنفساً، خاصة مع

Asia and Brexit

Asia & Brexit

The Brexit vote is having a worldwide economic effect, and Asian countries, though detached from the political negotiations in Europe, are bracing themselves against the uncertainty. The South Korean finance ministry announced Tuesday a 20 trillion-won ($17.1 billion) stimulus package

Gen (Retd). Sayed Ghoneim, “Maritime Terrorism, The Threat T o The National Security of the ME”


Mohamed Elguindy participated in UNESCO International Conference


Mohamed El-Guindy participated in UNESCO International Conference Media and Information Literacy for Building Culture of Open Government (6-10 June 2016).                           El-Guindy represented Egypt in the international conference