Senior Fellow, Omran Center for Strategic Studies


Danny Al-Baaj is a former Syrian diplomat and a Senior Fellow at the Omran Centre for Strategic Studies. His research focuses on the geopolitical power struggle in the region, negotiation and mediation as well as good governance. He has six years of experience in bilateral as well as multilateral diplomacy, including two years as the Chief cabinet of the Syrian Deputy Foreign minister. Mr. Al-Baaj earned his MA in Diplomatic Studies at The Diplomatic Academy of London, University of Westminster, UK. He obtained a postgraduate Diploma (DESS) in Public International Law and International Relations at Beirut Arab University, Lebanon, and currently completing his Ph.D. on: "The balance of power in the Middle East: was the Syrian foreign policy affective? (1990- 2011)” at the University of Tangier, Morocco.

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In a symbolic blow to the anti-government uprising born in Daraa in 2011, the Bashar…
Friday August 13
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The 2021 Syrian Presidential Elections have unanimously been described as a farce. It comes as…
Monday July 05
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Executive Summary([1]) During the monitoring period, 812 projects and activities were implemented northern Syria’s opposition-held…
Wednesday March 24
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Executive Summary After taking control east of the Euphrates, the Autonomous Administration (AA) has endured…
Monday March 22
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