Monthly Archives: June 2016

The Taliban now hold more ground in Afghanistan than at any point since 2001

KABUL, Afghanistan — The new U.S. commander in Afghanistan has submitted his first three-month assessment of the situation in the war-torn country and what it’s going to take to defeat the Taliban, a U.S. military official has told The Associated Press. And

Part 2: It Was The Only World Power And Today It Seeks To Regain Its Regional Power

By Gen (Retd). Sayed Ghoneim.. As for the country’s history as a mediator, during the era of Omar bin al-Khattab, Amr ibn al-Aas led the Muslims to conquer Egypt in 641 AD. During the reign of Caliph Uthman, Abdullah bin

Part 1: It Was The Only World Power And Today It Seeks To Regain Its Regional Power

By Gen (Retd). Sayed Ghoneim.. As Egypt a maker of civilisation and an icon of world civilisations, or a weak state under frequent occupation? It became a typical goal for the supporters of the “ideological” state to bring down the “national” state.

Trump presidency rated among top 10 global risks: EIU

Trump presidency rated among top 10 global risks: EIU  http://www.bbc.com/news/business-35828747 Donald Trump winning the US presidency is considered one of the top 10 risks facing the world, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit. The research firm warns he could disrupt

IGSDA Events, 2016

First IGSDA National Security Conference in Taiwan, 13 – 14 September 2016 Theme of Conference, “Global and Regional Security Challenges and Threats to East & Southeast Asia”   First Gulf Terrorism Conference, supported by IGSDA, 11 – 12 October 2016 Theme of

True impact of JCPA and Iran’s nuclear programme

True impact of JCPA and Iran’s nuclear programme By General (Retd). Sayed Ghoneim http://www.dailynewsegypt.com/2016/01/26/true-impact-of-jcpa-and-irans-nuclear-programme/  

الخوارج ما بين التسامح والنصيحة والتناصح ..

الخوارج ما بين التسامح والنصيحة والتناصح .. بقلم : العميد المتقاعد عارف الزبن مع انطلاق مبادرة اليوم 8 حزيران 2016 من الاشقاء في دولة الامارات باعتماد البرنامج الوطني للتسامح ، فانني ادعو الى ان يكون برنامجا اقليميا للتسامح وعلى مستوى

كانت قوى عالمية وحيدة، واليوم تسعى لإستعادة قواها إقليمياً

..بقلم: ســـــيد غنيــم هل كانت مصر دولة قوية صانعة للحضارة وأيقونة حضارات العالم كما تعلمنا، أم كانت دولة ضعيفة أسيرة احتلال كل من هب ودب؟ سؤال أثار الجدل خاصة بين الداعون لإسقاط الدولة الـ(قومية) بغض النظر عن حضارتها وثقافتها لإعادة

Brexit The One-way Ticket to Paradise?

Brexit The One-way Ticket to Paradise? By Dr. Seppe Verheyen http://diplomatist.com/dipo201604/article006.html

Hidden files on policing could change the definition of torture

Hidden files on policing could change the definition of torture By Dr. Samantha Newbery https://theconversation.com/hidden-files-on-policing-could-change-the-definition-of-torture-34992