London – MEFLO:
The Middle East Forum in London (MEFLO) hosted their debut seminar on Tuesday night titled “Iran, Hezbollah and Venezuela -What is going on?”
The seminar, held at Regent’s University in London, was moderated by political and economic analyst Babak Emamian. On the panel was Dr Magnus Norrell, an expert on armed groups and terrorism in the Middle East, and Annika Hernroth-Rothstein, a political adviser and Middle East expert.
The seminar discussed the Iranian regime’s relationship with Hezbollah and the support they provide by setting up training centres for Hezbollah fighters in Venezuela. It also discussed the financial support Hezbollah receives from the Iranian regime and how they use it in subversive activities in the Arab region contributing to the implementation the Iranian agenda in the Middle East.
The seminar was attended by a number of diplomats, researchers, media experts and British and Arab strategists as well as people interested in Iranian and Venezuelan affairs. Among the attendees were:
– Dr. Hani Khader, political advisor to the Egyptian Embassy in London
– Jonathan Paris, Political analyst of the University of Buckingham and former member of the Council on Foreign Relations in New York .
– Senior journalist Adel Darwish
– Dr. Galal Ismail, head of the Egyptian Community Association in Britain
– Swedish researcher Eric Ericson
– Venezuelan researcher Arturo Zavati,
There was also a representative of the new Venezuelan President Juan Guido, who is also the candidate to take over the Venezuelan embassy in the UK , in addition to various media delegations that covered the event including Sky News, Al Arabia, Al-Ghad TV and Saudi News Channel.
The Middle East Forum in London (MEFLO) is a London based research centre established in August 2018. It has an English-language website www.meflondon.com
that features articles by numerous researchers and opinion writers from around the world. MEFLO was founded by Researcher and Journalist Mohsen Hosny, and is owned and managed by himself and media entrepreneur Marwan El-Menawy.
MEFLO is a company under the Euroabia Media Production Company which is owned by journalist Ahmad Al-Masri.