Monthly Archives: September 2019

“US, Russia and China Rivalries in Latin America”, IGSDA Lecture in Honduras Defense University

Since declaring its independence, the US had been concentrating on its neighboring continent Latin America, paying the efforts to guarantee a southern strategic depth. The US succeeded to establish a largely unchallenged geopolitical, economic, and social influence in Latin America.

“US, Russia and China Rivalries in Latin”, IGSDA Lecture in Honduras Defense University

Since declaring its independence, the US had been concentrating on its neighboring continent Latin America, paying the efforts to guarantee a southern strategic depth. The US succeeded to establish a largely unchallenged geopolitical, economic, and social influence in Latin America.

The War of Attribution

By: Professor. Satoshi Ikeuchi, Professor, Global Security and Religion, University of Tokyo. The Middle East has been a trade show ground for the advanced weapons in actual battle fields. In the Gulf war in 1991, Tomahawk cruise missiles were introduced

Chairman, IGSDA presents his views on the Middle East in Brussels

Upon invitations from the Royal Military Academy in Brussels and the European Union Military Staff Headquarters, Major General (Retired). Sayed Ghoneim, (Chairman, IGSDA) gave a lecture twice in both places in English on Friday 13 September and Monday September 16.

Iran Plans for what’s More Important

The bombardment of Saudi Aramco oil facilities (Abqaiq and Khurais Labs) on Sunday, 15 September 2019 has led to reduce the Saudi oil production to five million barrels of oil per day, which is about 50% of the current production

Decisive Attacks and Decisive Votes

By: Professor. Satoshi Ikeuchi, Professor, Global Security and Religion, University of Tokyo. The attacks by drones and cruise missiles on ARAMCO’s oil processing facilities in Abqaiq and Khurais which took place on September 14 made it public how vulnerable the

Closing of the Mind of the War on Terror

By: Professor. Satoshi Ikeuchi, Professor, Global Security and Religion, University of Tokyo. President Trump fired his hawkish national security adviser John Bolton, for their fundamental disagreements in foreign policy on Afghanistan, Iran and North Korea. It shows the maximum pressure

Expert Roundtable with Chancellor Sayed Ghoneim of the Institute for Global Security and Defense Affairs (IGSDA)

IFANS/ KNDA, Seoul wrote: On August 27, 2019, Chancellor Sayed GHONEIM of the Institute for Global Security and Defense Affairs (IGSDA) visited the Institute of Foreign Affairs and National Security (IFANS) of the Korea National Diplomatic Academy (KNDA) for an

Asan Roundtable with Sayed Ghoneim, Institute for Global Security & Defense Affairs (IGSDA)

Asan Institute for Policy Studies, Seoul, Republic of Korea. Asan Institute wrote: On August 28, 2019, the Asan Institute for Policy Studies hosted a closed roundtable with Mr. Sayed Ghoneim, a retired major general and Chairman of the Institute for

IGSDA participated in the Third International Conference on Military Education and Regional Security in Taiwan

For the third year in a row Institute for Global security & Defense Affairs (IGSDA) Chairman and members have participated in the annual International Conference on Military Education and Regional Security, held in Taiwan’s National Defense University (NDU) the period