‘Indo-Pacific and Middle East Relationship’ was the title of the strategic round-table held by Japan Maritime Command & Staff College, Tokyo on Wednesday, 01st of August 2018. Chairman of the Institute for Global Security & Defence (IGSDA) Major General (ret). Sayed Ghoneim participated in the round-table with a strategic paper related to the topic.


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Prior to the round-table, Vice Admiral. Katsuto Deguchi the President of Japan Joint Command & Staff College (JCSC) received Ghoneim in his office having short discussion about the situation in Middle East and Indo-Pacific.

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For more than 2 hours, Vice Admiral. Hideki Yuasa President of Japan Maritime Command & Staff College (MCSC), the Vice President Rear Admiral. Omachi the MCSC Strategic Studies Group (SSG) headed by Navy Captain. Kitagawa, Rear Admiral (ret) Nakamura Sasumu (Senior Researcher at Keio University) and MajGen (ret). Sayed Ghoneim (IGSDA Chairman) have conducted the strategic round-table discussing several issues related to Indo-Pacific and Middle East.





Gen. Ghoneim IGSDA Chairman stated saying “The strategic round table held by Japan Maritime Command and Staff college was very successful and productive achieving its goals”.




“These types of round-tables are considered very important and necessary for changing views and mutual understanding among strategic institutes and military academies all over the world”, Ghoneim continued.











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