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.

  • Papers
  • Reports
  • Articles
No items
Executive Summary During the first half of 2022, 358 projects were implemented in Northeast Syria…
Thursday October 20
In  Reports 
Introduction and Methodology Early economic recovery aims to support local communities in returning to a…
Monday October 17
In  Papers 
Executive Summary([1]) Ömer Özkızılcık 19.09.2022 The US announced a sanction exemption for twelve economic areas…
Tuesday September 20
In  Reports 
After being accused of kidnappings, the regime-backed Fajer militia experienced wide-scale hostility from local Sweida…
Friday August 26
In  Papers