Monthly Archives: February 2020

Frontline Countries Exposed to China Risks

Satoshi Ikeuchi, Professor, Religion and Global Security, University of Tokyo Along with the lure of the economic opportunities China poses to the world, “China Risks” have been long feared, but not well prepared enough or may have been intentionally ignored.

Coronarius epidemics : what lessons to be learnt ?

Pr Marc Lavergne Head Researcher, National Center for Scientific Research, University of Tours – France The present flu outbreak in China could already deliver us some precious teachings : it now appears that the number of deceased patients keeps rather

Southern Sudan Agreement :a new chance for peace ?

Pr Marc Lavergne, Head Researcher, National Center for Scientific Research, University of Tours France Last Saturday 22 nd February might prove an historical date for Southern Sudan. In accordance with the peace agreement between President Salva Kiir and his challenger

Japan Winning the Battle of Definition, Losing the War of Public Relations

Satoshi Ikeuchi, Professor, Religion and Global Security, University of Tokyo The interesting tendency of Communist Party of China’s central government is to call the disease caused by the deadly coronavirus domestically as “Wuhan Pneumonia” thus insinuating that the responsibility exists

“البيئات السياسية والأمنية المتغيرة في الشرق الأوسط بعد الربيع العربي”

أولاً: مقدمة: خلال العقد (2001 – 2010) واجهت العديد من الدول العربية تحديات كبيرة مثل التدهور الكبير في الظروف الاقتصادية والتعليم والصحة وما إلى ذلك، من ناحية أخرى، ارتفعت معدلات التضخم والبطالة والفساد. أدت الخلافات العرقية والطائفية، والفجوة بين النخبة

Containment of China

Satoshi Ikeuchi, Professor, Religion and Global Security, University of Tokyo The biggest theme of the international politics in the first half of this century supposed to have been the U.S.-China rivalry. How and to what extent the U.S. could contain

تركيا في الشرق الأوسط: التحول لديناميات أمنية جديدة

بقلم: ســـيد غنـيـم جزء كبير من محاضرتي بمدرسة الناتو أوبراميرجاو بميونيخ بدور كبار القادة لسياسات الناتو، 30 يناير 2020 ملخص ما ذكرته بشأن تركيا في ورقتي الإستراتيجية “التنافس في الشرق الأوسط في ديناميات أمنية جديدة” أولاً: السياسة العامة التركية: تركيا

Chinese or Japanese? A Tale of Viral Fever

Satoshi Ikeuchi, Professor, Religion and Global Security, University of Tokyo “Sini willa Yabani? (Chinese or Japanese ?)” This is a common phrase which has been thrown countless times upon Japanese travelers and dwellers, often accompanied by shrill voices of laughter

Kenya: former Pdt’s Daniel Arap Moi Obituary

Professor. Marc Lavergne is a Senior Fellow Researcher (Emeritus) on the Geopolitics and Geostrategy of the Contemporary Middle East and Horn of Africa at the French National Center for Scientific Research. Yesterday’s announcement of the death of former Kenyan President