Policy-oriented publications

In English:

“An Agenda for Europe-Gulf Defence Cooperation”, Bussola Institute, January 2021.

“The Logic of the Emirati Grand Strategy”, Middle East Institute Insight 247, National University of Singapore, 20 October 2020.

“What NATO contribution to the security architecture of the Indo-Pacific?”, NATO Defense College, NDC Policy Brief, October 2019.

“The Soldier and the Curator: The Challenges of Defending Cultural Property in Conflict Areas” (with Jean-Gabriel Leturcq), Emirates Diplomatic Academy Working Paper, December 2018. (link to pdf)

“Projecting Stability in the Southern Flank: The Missile Defense Dimension” in: Ian Hope (ed.), Projecting Stability: Elixir or Snake Oil?, NATO Defense College Research Paper, December 2018 pp.63-75. (link to PDF)

“Beyond the Brussels Summit: ‘Projecting Stability’ in the MENA Region”, Italian Institute for International Political Studies, 5 July 2018.

The Lebanese Armed Forces: Operationally Effective, Strategically Weak?”, Italian Institute for International Political Studies, 7 December 2017. 

“The missile threat in the Mediterranean: implications for European security”, Real Instituto Elcano, 25 October 2017. (pdf)

“Hezbollah Beyond the Syrian Conflict”, Emirates Diplomatic Academy, EDA Insight, February 2017, pp.1-9. (pdf arabic) (pdf english)

“NATO’s Middle East Partnership Policy after the Warsaw Summit: Time for a Realistic Agenda?”, German Marshall Fund Policy Paper, 2017, n°1, pp.3-8. (pdf)

“An end-of-time utopia: Understanding the narrative of the Islamic State”, NATO Defense College, Research Report, April 2015. (pdf)

“After the Paris Attacks – Implications for the Transatlantic Security Debate”, (with Andreas Jacobs), NATO Defense College, Research Report n°15, January 2015. (pdf)

“Player at the sidelines: NATO and the fight against ISIL”, (with Andreas Jacobs), NATO Defense College, Research Paper, n°107, December 2014. (pdf)

“Putting energy security on the agenda of NATO Gulf Partnership”, Energy Security Forum, n°9, July 2014, pp.10-12. (pdf)

“The Ties that Bind? A History of NATO’s Academic Adventure with the Middle East”, (with Roman de Stefanis), NATO Defense College, Eisenhower Paper, March 2014. (pdf)

“The evolving condition of Christians in the Gulf”, Italian Atlantic Committee, January 2014.

“The strategic dimensions of the shale gas revolution: shared views from NATO and Gulf countries”, NATO Defense College, Conference Report, October 2013. (pdf)

“The Israeli Experience in Missile Defense: Lessons for NATO » (with Guillaume Lasconjarias), Atlantic Council, Brent Scowcroft Center, August 2013. (pdf)

“The Syrian Conflict: Two Years On”, Transatlantické listy, n°1, Spring 2013, pp.8-10. (pdf)

“The Istanbul Cooperation Initiative: Partnership without a Cause?”, Vox Collegi, Vol.6, January 2013, pp.10-15. (pdf)

“NATO v Zálive: partnerstvo bez cieľa?”, Zahraničná Politika, n°2, Winter 2012, pp.26-34.

“The new logic of the Syrian crisis and its meaning for NATO”, NATO Defense College, Research Paper, n°86, December 2012. (pdf)

“NATO in the Gulf: A Partnership without a cause?”, NATO Defense College, Research Paper, n°83, October 2012. (pdf)

“Preparing for a Post-Assad Middle East: Hizbullah’s Syrian Dilemma”, Terrorism Monitor, Vol. 10, n°2, June 2012, pp.9-11. (pdf)

“Die Zeit ist noch nicht reif: Aber glaubwürdige Planungen eines Militärschlags gegen Iran sollten beginnen”, Internationale Politik, n°2, March-April 2012, pp.108-113. (pdf)

“The day after Iran goes nuclear: Implications for NATO”, NATO Defense College, Research Paper, n°71, January 2012. (pdf)

In French:

“Au-delà de l’’arc de crises’ : quelles nouvelles dynamiques stratégiques dans l’océan Indien ?”, Revue de la défense nationale, n°813, October 2018, pp.59-64. (pdf)

“Les Global Commons : retour sur l’itinéraire d’un concept stratégique américain (2009-2011)”, IRSEM, Note de recherche n°35, 14 March 2017, pp.1-7. (pdf)

“Vers une OTAN du Golfe ?”, Revue de la défense nationale, March 2017, pp.93-98.(pdf)

“L’OTAN face aux crises libyenne et syrienne : analyse comparée”, OCP Policy Center, Policy Paper, March 2016, pp.12-15. (pdf)

“Quel avenir pour la Vème Flotte américaine au Bahreïn ?”, Moyen-Orient, n°28, October-December 2015, pp.46-50.

“La question chinoise dans les relations transatlantiques depuis la fin de la guerre froide”, Revue Internationale et Stratégique, n°99, Fall 2015, pp.145-152.

“Défense antimissile israélienne et logique de prolifération au Moyen-Orient”, Stratégique, n°108, Summer 2015, pp.82-98.

“Israël et l’Eurasie : le retour de la doctrine de la périphérie ?”, Géoéconomie, n°72, Winter 2014, pp.139-150. (pdf)

“Les oscillations de la politique américaine face à la crise syrienne”, Les Cahiers de l’Orient, n°116, Fall 2014, pp.45-56.

“Israël et la défense antimissile : un tournant doctrinal ?”, Sécurité Globale, n° 22, Winter 2013, pp.3-16.

“Le conflit Israël-Hezbollah dans l’ombre de la guerre civile syrienne”, Revue de la défense nationale, Summer 2014, pp.72-80.

“L’étrange destin de l’alliance Syrie-Iran-Hezbollah”, Politique Internationale, n°138, February 2013, pp.167-181. (pdf)

“Olympic Games : le cyberconflit contre le programme nucléaire iranien”, Nouvelle Revue de Géopolitique, n°8, February 2013, pp.50-53. (pdf)

“Les monarchies du Golfe : Un marché d’armement sans armées ?”, Moyen-Orient, n°17, January 2013, pp.48-53.

“Le dilemme syrien du Hezbollah”, Revue de la défense nationale, n°751, June 2012, pp.83-87. (pdf)

“Les trois âges de la cyberdéfense américaine”, Carnets du CAP, n°16, September 2011, pp.46-57.

“Net Assessment: perspectives sur la prospective militaire américaine”, Revue de la défense nationale, n°731, June 2010, pp.1-5.

“De l’effondrement des Etats au State Building : Penser la sécurité internationale depuis 1989”, Les Cahiers du RMES, Vol.3, n°1, Summer 2006, pp.7-27. (pdf)