Dr. Denis M. Tull

Dr. Denis M. Tull

Research Division: Africa and Middle East


2017-2020 Research Fellow, Institute for Strategic Research (IRSEM), Paris

2011-2015 Head of the research project »Local Arenas of Power Sharing«, sponsored by the DFG

2001-2003 Research Fellow at the Institute for African Affairs, Hamburg

SWP Publications (selection):

Denis M. Tull

Operation Barkhane and the Future of Intervention in the Sahel

The Shape of Things to Come

SWP Comment 2021/C 05, January 2021, 4 Pages


Denis M. Tull

German and International Crisis Management in the Sahel

Why Discussions about Sahel Policy Are Going around in Circles

SWP Comment 2020/C 27, June 2020, 4 Pages


Denis M. Tull

UN Peacekeeping in Mali

Time to Adjust Minusma’s Mandate

SWP Comment 2019/C 23, April 2019, 4 Pages


Denis M. Tull

Mali, the G5 and Security Sector Assistance

Political Obstacles to Effective Cooperation

SWP Comment 2017/C 52, December 2017, 4 Pages

External Publications (selection):

Denis M. Tull

Contesting France: Rumors, intervention and the politics of truth in Mali

in: Critique internationale, vol. 90, no. 1, 2021, pp. 151-171.
Denis M. Tull

The European Union training mission and the struggle for a new model army in Mali

in: Institut de recherche stratégique de l'École militaire (IRSEM), Paris, Research Paper No. 89 (February 2020)
Denis M. Tull, John Karlsrud, Natasja Rupesinghe

Tangled Up in Glue: Multilateral Crisis Responses in Mali

in: John Karlsrud/Yf Reykers (eds.), Multinational Rapid Response Mechanisms, Abingdon, 2019, pp. 133 - 153

SWP Comments

Wolfram Lacher
Libya’s Flawed Unity Government

A Semblance of Compromise Obscures Old and New Rifts

Muriel Asseburg
Palestinian Elections, Finally

Significance, Challenges and European Responsibilities

SWP Research Papers

Peter Lintl
The Haredim as a Challenge for the Jewish State

The Culture War over Israel’s Identity

Muriel Asseburg
Reconstruction in Syria

Challenges and Policy Options for the EU and its Member States