PRIO Middle East Centre

​The PRIO Middle East Centre conducts research on the dynamics of peace and security in the Middle East, informing constructive political engagement for the prevention, management and resolution of armed conflicts in the region.

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Book Chapter

Baev, Pavel K. (2020) Bad judgement and a chain of blunders, in Suzanne Maloney, ed., The Iranian Revolution at Forty. Washington DC: Brookings Institution Press (192–195).

Non-refereed Journal Article

Baev, Pavel K. (2020) The Russian-Saudi Oil Deal Bodes Ill for Russian Intervention in Syria, UIK Panorama(30.04): 1–3.

Popular Article

Baev, Pavel K. (2020) Rediscovered moderation a poor fit for Russia's Putinist policy, Eurasia Daily Monitor, 23 November.
Baev, Pavel K. (2020) Putin tries to regain initiative, as crises continue to rage, Eurasia Daily Monitor, 16 November.
Baev, Pavel K. (2020) New wave of Islamic extremism adds to Putin's troubles, Eurasia Daily Monitor, 2 November.
Baev, Pavel K. (2020) Russia Caught in Web of Middle Eastern Intrigues, Eurasia Daily Monitor, 28 September.
Baev, Pavel K. (2020) Russia Stages Parade for Troubled Naval Fleet, Eurasia Daily Monitor, 27 July.
Baev, Pavel K. (2020) Scant foreign policy choices for a troubled and divided Russia, Eurasia Daily Monitor, 6 July.
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. (2020) Russia's multiplying foreign policy constraints, Eurasia Daily Monitor, 26 May.
Baev, Pavel K. (2020) The imperatives and limitations of Putin's rational choices, Order from Chaos, 28 April.
Baev, Pavel K. (2020) Russian oil bluff is called, and economic losses keep mounting, Eurasia Daily Monitor, 13 April.
Baev, Pavel K. (2020) Pondering upon post-pandemic revolutions... and Russia, ISPI Commentary, 10 April.
Baev, Pavel K. (2020) Putin's leadership damagaed by chain of recent blunders, Eurasia Daily Monitor, 30 March.
Baev, Pavel K. (2020) Moscow downplays the mixed messages from Munich, Eurasia Daily Monitor, 18 February.
Baev, Pavel K. (2020) Russia exploits Middle East to subvert Europe, Eurasia Daily Monitor, 27 January.
Baev, Pavel K. (2020) Putin's surprise and Russia's foreign policy, Eurasia Daily Monitor, 20 January.
Baev, Pavel K. (2019) Russia ponders the burden of its "victory" in Syria, Eurasia Daily Monitor, 28 October.

PRIO Policy Brief

Palik, Júlia; Siri Aas Rustad; Kristian Berg Harpviken & Håvard Mokleiv Nygård (2020) Conflict Trends in the Middle East, 1989–2019, Conflict Trends, 2. Oslo: PRIO.
Palik, Júlia & Ibrahim Jalal (2020) The Yemen War: Addressing Seven Misconceptions, MidEast Policy Brief, 1. Oslo: PRIO.
Jensehaugen, Jørgen; Bruno Oliveira Martins; Hilde Henriksen Waage & Júlia Palik (2020) A House Divided: EU Policy on the Israeli–Palestinian Conflict, MidEast Policy Brief, 2. Oslo: PRIO.
Jensehaugen, Jørgen (2020) Jordan and COVID-19: Effective Response at a High Cost, MidEast Policy Brief, 3. Oslo: PRIO.
Tank, Pinar (2020) Turkey and COVID-19: Balancing Health and Economic Priorities, MidEast Policy Brief, 4. Oslo: PRIO.
Palik, Júlia (2020) Iran and COVID-19: Timing Matters, MidEast Policy Brief, 5. Oslo: PRIO.
Martins, Bruno Oliveira & Mathias Hatleskog Tjønn (2020) Israel and COVID-19: The politics of health, security, and government formation, MidEast Policy Brief, 6. Oslo: PRIO.
Tartir, Alaa & Yara Hawari (2020) Palestine and COVID-19: Global Standards, Local Constraints, MidEast Policy Brief, 7. Oslo: PRIO.
Jensehaugen, Jørgen & Pinar Tank (2019) Kurdish and Palestinian Quests for Self-Determination, MidEast Policy Brief, 1. Oslo: PRIO.

PRIO Paper

Palik, Júlia; Siri Aas Rustad; Kristian Berg Harpviken & Fredrik Methi (2020) Conflict Trends in the Middle East, 1989–2019, PRIO Paper. Oslo: PRIO.
Gjerløw, Haakon & Jørgen Jensehaugen (2020) Dealing with COVID-19 in the Middle East, PRIO Paper. Oslo: PRIO.

Report - External Series

Baev, Pavel K. (2020) Russia's Syrian Predicament Grows Unmanageable, PONARS Eurasia Memo, 654. Washington DC: George Washington University.
Baev, Pavel K. (2019) The impacts of the Syrian intervention on Russian strategic culture, Security Insights, 33. Garmisch-Partenkirchen: George Marshall Center for European Security Studies.

Book Review

Høigilt, Jacob (2014) Review of Egypt's Tahrir revolution, in Journal of Islamic Studies 25(2): 231–233.
Høigilt, Jacob (2014) Review of Dispatches from the Arab Spring. Understanding the New Middle East, in Journal of Islamic Studies 25(2): 373–375.



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