Visit by Dr. Hamed Ibraheem Abd-Alkareem, Embassy of The Republic of Iraq
10 August 2020, Kuala Lumpur: Defence White Paper (DWP) Briefing Session organized by Malaysian Institute of Defence and Security (MiDAS) on the 10th August 2020 at Auditorium MiDAS.
The session was attended by 30 lecturers from University of Malaya, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, International Islamic University Malaysia, Universiti Teknologi MARA and National Defence University of Malaysia. The opening remark was delivered by MiDAS Director General, Mr.Noor Hisham Rosle. The briefing was presented by Mr.Sahipulhijaiman bin Sulaiman, Deputy Undersecretary of Policy and Strategic Planning Division, Ministry of Defence.The session was a platform that highlighted the importance of DWP as strategic document on defence direction and planning for the next 10 years. The session looked at the key messages of DWP which considered the concept of Whole-of- Government and Whole-of-Society as the central of national defence. It was an interactive session with thoughtful questions from the participants.