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What Abe Should Bring Back from Tehran

By: Professor. Satoshi IkeuchiProfessor, Global Security and Religion, University of Tokyo Prime Minister Abe plans to visit Iran, maybe anywhere from 12-14 of June. We


What Japanese People Want to Know in Prime Minister Abe’s Visit to Tehran

By: Professor. Satoshi IkeuchiProfessor, Global Security and Religion, University of Tokyo Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is planning to visit Iran in the middle of

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US-Saudi Relation Is Farther Than Arms Deals

30th of May 2019 Several analysts in the Middle East believe that the US sees Saudi Arabia as just a “money source”, and that the

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US To Deploy Extra Troops In The Gulf – No Ground Attack

US President Donald Trump agreed to the request of the commander of the US Central Command (US CENTCOM) to deploy 1500 additional troops in the


All Fingers Are On The Triggers And No One Wants War!

19th of May 2019 Background In September 2008 Israel asked US for green light to bomb nuclear sites in Iran. The US president told Israeli prime minister he

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Three Possibilities Behind a Sabotage Operation Against Four Commercial Ships in the Southern Part of the Arabian Gulf

On Sunday, 12th of May 2019, the UAE Foreign Ministry said four commercial ships (two Saudi oil tankers, one Emiriti oil tanker and one Norwegian

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Why the US Central Command Deployed Strategic Bombers (B-52) to the Middle East?

11th of May 2019 Four B-52H Stratofortress bombers took off from the Barksdale Air Force Base in Louisiana to land at the US military base

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Will the US Adopt the Least Likely and Most Dangerous Scenario?

10th of May 2019 On September 15, former Israeli defense minister and military chief of staff Moshe “Bogie” Yaalon addressed a Policy Forum at The

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RCAST Discussing Global Security Issues, U-Tokyo

On Friday, 19th of April 2019 The University of Tokyo held a workshop entitled “Religion and Global Security in the Changing International Order”. Pr. Satoshi

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Yemen Crisis and Four Years of War

Political and Security Development in Yemen On 15th of January 2015, the Houthis raided the house of President Abed Rabbo Hadi Mansour, surrounded the presidential