ECFR in the Media - Julien Barnes-Dacey

Le Figaro

20th September, 2019

Julien Barnes-Dacey is interviewed by Le Figaro on the rebuilding process in Syria and the conditionality of European aid


17th September, 2019

Julien Barnes-Dacey comments on the meaningfulness of the meeting of the leaders of Iran, Russia and Turkey for the Syrian peace process

BBC News

11th September, 2019

Julien Barnes-Dacey, Director of the MENA programme at ECFR, is quoted on Hungarian-Syrian diplomatic relations and their divergence from EU sanctions.

Al Jazeera

31st July, 2019

Julien Barnes-Dacey, Director, ECFR Mena, spoke to Al Jazeera about the tanker standoff and how it can help Boris Johnson influence US policy.

Le Monde Blog

20th April, 2019

Julien Barnes-Dacey is quoted by Le Monde Blog regarding the European Union and Syria. 

World Politics Review

18th March, 2019

In an interview with WPR, Julien Barnes-Dacey explains why the EU cannot maintain a unified position on Saudi Arabia's human rights abuses.

Foreign Policy

08th March, 2019

Julien Barnes-Dacey comments on the debate over recognizing the Assad regime in order to help rebuild Syria. 

El Periodico

17th February, 2019

Julien Barnes-Dacey on ISIS' possible strategy after US withdrawal from Syria.


24th January, 2019

Julien Barnes-Dacey on the possibility of a deal between Assad and Kurds in northern Syria.


24th January, 2019

Julien Barnes-Dacey on the need for Europe to collectively maximize its leverage over Assad as the civil war turns more decisively in his favor.