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Mathias Hatleskog Tjønn

Mathias Hatleskog Tjønn

Research Assistant

Ola Tunander

Ola Tunander

Research Professor Emeritus

Publications

Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Hudson, Heidi (2014) Gendercidal Violence and the Technologies of Othering in Libya and Rwanda, Africa Insight 44(1): 103–120.
Hansen, Susanne & Nicholas Marsh (2014) Normative power and organized hypocrisy: European Union member states’ arms export to Libya, European Security 24(2): 264–286.

Monograph

Non-refereed Journal Article

Popular Article

Baev, Pavel K. (2020) Russia muddles through the fog of Libyan war and haze of Syrian "peace", Eurasia Daily Monitor, 8 June.
Baev, Pavel K. (2019) Russia Sets an Anniversary Ambush for NATO, Eurasia Daily Monitor, 8 April.
Tunander, Ola (2015) Massakern i Benghazi [The Massacre in Benghazi], Ny Tid, 25 March.
Baev, Pavel K. (2011) Moscow Strenghtenes its Stance against the Arab Revolutions, Eurasia Daily Monitor, 2 May.

PRIO Report

Tziarras, Zenonas; & Sigvart Nordhov Fredriksen (2020) The Libya Conflict and its Security Implications for the Broader Region, Re-imagining the Eastern Mediterranean Series: PCC Report, 4. Nicosia: PRIO Cyprus Centre.

PRIO Policy Brief

Rustad, Siri Aas; Håvard Mokleiv Nygård & Fredrik Methi (2020) Are the Coronavirus Ceasefires Working?, Conflict Trends, 4. Oslo: PRIO.
Ioannou, Ioannis Sotirios & Zenonas Tziarras (2020) Turning the Tide in Libya: Rival Administrations in a New Round of Conflict, PRIO Cyprus Centre Policy Brief, 1. Nicosia: PRIO Cyprus Centre.

Blog Posts

The Persistence of Colonialism

Posted by Mathias Hatleskog Tjønn on Wednesday, 13 May 2020

How can colonial history help us to understand and explain the present European approach to migration across the Mediterranean? Today, we increasingly see the European Union (EU) attempting to move border controls and migration management beyond the Mediterranean and into countries along the coast of North Africa and Asia Minor. ... Read more »

The Norwegian Libya Commission: An Important Report, But We’re Still Missing Answers

Posted by Kristian Berg Harpviken on Tuesday, 25 September 2018

The Norwegian government must have known that the 2011 bombing campaign in Libya could lead to the fall of Muammar Gaddafi, argues PRIO researcher Kristian Berg Harpviken. In light of the recent release of the commission’s official report on Norway’s participation in the military operation in Libya, Harpviken was asked ... Read more »

How Far Should We Go to Stop Migration to Europe?

Posted by Øystein Rolandsen, Marie Sandnes & Nic Marsh on Monday, 4 December 2017

The police, the military and militia groups in Libya are keeping refugees away from Europe. Reports link this situation to funding from the EU and Italy. The money passes through intermediaries, but Europe must bear responsibility nevertheless for making the funds available. To restrict the numbers of refugees arriving from ... Read more »

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