Release Date: September 2021

By B.A. Hamzah and Vivian Louis Forbes

e-ISBN: 978-967-25878-0-4

Publisher: Centre for Defence and International Security Studies (CDiSS)




Release Date: November 2020

Edited by: BA Hamzah, Adam Leong and Vivian Louis Forbes

ISBN: 978-967-15687-4-3




Release Date: 19 April 2019

Edited by: B.A. Hamzah and  Vivian Forbes

eISBN: 978-967-5985-90-4



Release Date: 17 April 2019

Edited by: B.A. Hamzah, Adam Leong, Fadzil Mokhtar

eISBN: 978-967-5985-89-8



Lain-lain Penerbitan oleh staf CDiSS:


Artikel dalam media massa (surat khabar)

BA. Hamzah. “Key to winning pandemic is fast vaccination, strong leadership”. The New Straits Times, June 4, 2021.

BA. Hamzah. “Don't keep quiet about cyberthreats”. The New Straits Times, May 18, 2021.

BA. Hamzah. “Xi's party not a house of cards”. The New Straits Times, April 1, 2021.

Inderjit Singh, "Strategies For Creativity And Innovation Management” Part 1. The New Straits Times, 10 Mar 2021

Inderjit Singh, "Strategies For Creativity And Innovation Management" Part 2. The New Straits Times, 17 Mar 2021.

Dr Tharishini Krishnan,  “A lesson on Safety: KRI ‘Nanggala-402 tradegy reminds us about the importance of basic safety features for submarines”. The New Straits Times, May 29 2021


Artikel dalam jurnal

Adam Leong Kok Wey, “A “Mah-Kinder” geopolitical explanation of China’s Belt and Road Initiative”, Comparative Strategy, Vol 41 No 2, (forthcoming winter 2021) (Scopus)

Inderjit Singh, "Bilateral Relations Of Philippines And Malaysia: The Era And After Of President Marcos", ZULFAQAR Journal of Defence Management,Social Sciences and Humanities. Zulfaqar J. Def. Mgt. Soc. Sci. Hum. Vol.4 Issue 1 (2021) 1-14 – Co Author

Inderjit Singh, "The Effectiveness of Policy Planning, Risk Assessment, Data Management and Communication Disaster Preparedness Among 8th Infantry Brigade in Kelantan". Journal of Contemporary Issues in Business & Government. 2021 Volume 27.Issue 21 – Co Author


Artikel dalam lain-lain penerbitan

BA. Hamzah. “Malaysia Needs a Covid-19 National Blueprint”. Asia Sentinel, June 2, 2021.

BA. Hamzah. “Growing Threat of AI Weapons”. Asia Sentinel, May 20, 2021.

BA. Hamzah. “ASEAN Delivers Toothless Warning to Myanmar”. Asia Sentinel, April 25, 2021.

BA. Hamzah. “Asean Has to Expel Myanmar”. Asia Sentinel, April 13, 2021.

BA. Hamzah. “‘Longer Telegram’ Sets Up Unnecessary Clash with China”. Asia Sentinel, Mar 11, 2021.

Vivian Louis Forbes and BA. Hamzah. “China’s Luconia Shoals Gambit Part of a Larger Picture”. Asia Sentinel, Feb 1, 2021.

Adam Leong Kok Wey, “Strategic Threats Do Not Sleep! Continue to Invest in Defence”, Bernama Thoughts, 3 June 2021

Adam Leong Kok Wey, “Chinese Overflight Highlights Malaysia’s Need for a Stronger Military Deterrent”, The Diplomat, 3 June 2021

Adam Leong Kok Wey, “The Malaysian Armed Forces keeping use safe”, CDISS Commentary, 18 May 2021

Adam Leong Kok Wey, “Is Malaysia a “Maritime Nation?”, The Diplomat, 26 May 2021,

Adam Leong Kok Wey, “Why Did North Korea Sever Diplomatic Ties With Malaysia?”, The Diplomat, 25 March 2021,

Adam Leong Kok Wey, “Has Azerbaijan’s Use of Drones in Karabakh Transformed Warfare?”, The National Interest, 30 March 2021

Adam Leong Kok Wey, “Could Coronavirus Bring a Surge in Southeast Asian Terrorism?”, The National Interest, 28 February 2021

Adam Leong Kok Wey, “During World War II, the ‘Wooden Wonder’ Freed Prisoners from the Air”, The National Interest, 6 March 2021,

Tharishini Krishnan, “Why Must the Littoral Combat Ship Project in Malaysia Continue?”, Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative, June 8, 2021 

Tharishini Krishnan,  “Reviewing Mahan’s Principle Conditions of Sea Power on Malaysia”. Samudera Magazine, 2021

Tharishini Krishnan,  “Acquisition of Littoral Mission Ships in the Royal Malaysian Navy: Way Forward”, Samudera Magazine, 2021

Tharishini Krishnan, “Malaysian Cabotage Policy Agitates Old Wounds in the Country’s East”, The Diplomat, May 7, 2021



Adam Leong Kok Wey, Special Operations and Strategy from Eastern and Western Perspectives (Kuala Lumpur: NDUM Press, 2021).