Marc Finaud's Publication

Le désarmement à Genève : efforts méritoires et lacunes à combler” in De la SdN à l’ONU : cent ans de multilatéralisme à Genève (1919-2019), Editions Suzanne Hurter, Geneva, 2020 (sous la direction d’Olga Hidalgo-Weber & Bernard Lescaze), pp. 92-103.

Disarmament in Geneva: Great Strides in an Incomplete Process” in 100 Years of Multilateralism in Geneva: From the LoN to the UN (1919-2019), Editions Suzanne Hurter, Geneva, 2020 (Olga Hidalgo-Weber & Bernard Lescaze eds.), pp. 92-103.

Regulating and Limiting the Proliferation of Armed Drones: Norms and Challenges”, GCSP Geneva Paper 25/20, 10 August 2020

Pandémie et course aux armements : La bourse et la vie”, swissinfo, 12 June 2020

Pandemie und Wettrüsten: Der Geldbeutel und das Leben”, swissinfo, 12 June 2020

Pandemia e corsa agli armamenti: la borsa e la vita”, swissinfo, 12 June 2020

How Does COVID-19 Relate to Biological Weapons?”, GCSP Op-Ed,  29 May 2020

Traité « Ciel ouvert » : nouveau caprice de Trump ou menace pour la sécurité européenne ?, with Emilien Houard-Vial, IDN, 26 May 2020

India’s Strategic Intent and Military Partnerships in the Indian Ocean Region”, with Gaurav Sharma, GCSP Strategic Security Analysis, May 2020

Réponse de Marc Finaud à l’argumentaire sur le TNP du Ministère des Affaires étrangères”, IDN, 7 May 2020

Chernobyl fires: what could go wrong with nuclear weapons?”, GCSP Op-Ed, 29 April 2020

Traité New START : Vers le chaos ou la sécurité ?”, IDN, 27 April 2020

Comment répondre aux cinq menaces que la pandémie de COVID-19 fait peser sur la sécurité internationale ?”, with Paul Quilès and Michel Drain, IDN, 6 April 2020

Five Reasons Why the Covid-19 Crisis is Related to Arms Control”, GCSP Op-Ed, 3 April 2020

How the Iran Nuclear Deal Can Be Saved”, with Bernd Kubbig and Heinz Gärtner, Responsible Statecraft, 5 March 2020

L’européanisation de la dissuasion française : une idée dangereuse vouée à l’échec” with Grégoire Mallard, La Tribune, 18 February 2020

A Dangerous Idea Doomed to Failure” with Grégoire Mallard, Web24News, 18 February 2020

Wie sich der Iran-Atomdeal retten lässt”, with Bernd Kubbig and Heinz Gärtner, Der Standard, 14 February 2020

Discours présidentiel sur la dissuasion : une nouvelle opportunité manquée”, IDN, 11 February 2020

Towards a Regional Approach to Missiles in the Middle East”, paper presented to the Nuclear Forum in Amman (Jordan), 7 November 2019

The North Korea Nuclear Deal : Our Students Did It, with Micheline Calmy-Rey, Issues & Insights Vol. 19, WP9, Pacific Forum, 10 September 2019

Why the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons Is So Important?”, Basel Global Peace Conference, Institute for Peace and Dialogue, 13 August 2019 (full article)

New Forms of Conflict and Arms Control in the Middle East: Return to the Future?”, GCSP Editorial, 24 July 2019

Ventes d’armes et dissuasion nucléaire, même combat ? ”, La Tribune, 7 July 2019

Dissuasion nucléaire: La France invente le multilatéralisme à géométrie variable”, Le Journal du Dimanche, 2 July 2019

L’Initiative marocaine pour l’Autonomie de la Région du Sahara comme moyen de règlement du conflit”, paper presented to a Seminar at the United Nations, 1 July 2019

Effective Arrangements to Assure Non-Nuclear Weapon States against the Use or Threat of Use of Nuclear Weapons”, presentation to the Conference on Disarmament, 28 June

Shooting Oneself in the Foot: Why the United States’ Withdrawal from the Arms Trade Treaty is a Mistake”, GCSP Op-Ed, 6 May 2019

The Arms Trade  Treaty (ATT) and Asia’s Major Power Defiance, with Gaurav Sharma, GCSP Strategic Security Analysis No. 6, May 2019

What the Nuclear Weapon Possessor States Tell Us and What We Should Reply”, Basel Peace Office, 14 April 2019

Key Skills for the Five Main Diplomatic Functions”, GCSP Op-Ed, 1 March 2019

Disarmament that Saves Lives: Opportunities and Challenges drawn from the Panel Discussion, ‘Building on the Secretary General’s Disarmament Agenda’”, Centre for International Studies & Diplomacy at SOAS University of London, UNOG, Geneva, 12 February 2019

« L’OTAN a-t-elle encore un sens ? », Initiatives pour le Désarmement nucléaire (IDN), 30 December 2018

“Why Talk of a ‘Real European Army’ Now?”, GCSP Global Insights, 30 November 2018 

The South Asian Nuclear Posture : A Vicious Nuclear Arms Race”, with Gaurav Sharma, GCSP Strategic Security Analysis, Issue 3, November 2018

Réduire d’urgence le risque de guerre nucléaire”, Initiatives pour le Désarmement nucléaire (IDN), 26 October 2018

"Missiles hypersoniques et dissuasion nucléaire : un jeu de poker dangereux", Initiatives pour le désarmement nucléaire, 1 aout 2018

Assurer notre avenir commun : l’agenda du Secrétaire général de l’ONU pour le désarmement”, Initiatives pour le Désarmement nucléaire (IDN), 12 July 2018

Addressing the Nexus: Regional Conventional Arms Control in a Global Context”, OSCE Network of Think Tanks and Academic Institutions, July 2018

Towards a Missile-Free Zone for the Middle East – Moving beyond the Nuclear Dimension of the JCPOA”, with Bernd W. Kubbig, POLICY FORUM No. 12, June 2018

Can Geneva Become Again the City of Disarmament?”, UN Special, 1 June 2018.

Whither the Iran Nuclear Deal after the Trump Exit?”, GCSP Editorial, 16 May 2018.

Conférence sur le TNP : désaccords fondamentaux sur l’avenir des armes nucléaires”, Initiatives pour le Désarmement nucléaire (IDN), 14 May 2018

“Can the Humanitarian Paradigm Apply to Nuclear Weapons?”, Paper presented to the Geneva Academy on International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights, 2 May 2018.

Against All Odds - Decreasing the Saudi-Iranian Rivalry for Regional Hegemony through and in the Wake of the JCPOA: Obstacles and Opportunities”, with Bernd Kubbig and Ali Fathollah-Nejad, POLICY FORUM No. 9, March 2018

La Conférence du désarmement se met au travail : le réveil de la ‘Belle au bois dormant’ ? ”, Initiatives pour le Désarmement nucléaire, 22 February 2018.

The Conference on Disarmament agrees to start working: A Wake-up Call for ‘Sleeping Beauty?’”, GCSP Editorial, 20 February 2018

"Les 12 propositions d’IDN pour éviter la catastrophe nucléaire", 7 February 2018

Avec son tweet sur le ‘gros bouton’, Trump n'est pas le seul à incarner l'arrogance des puissances nucléaires”, Huffington Post, 8 January 2018.

"Dissuasion nucléaire : circulez, il n’y a plus rien à voir !", La Croix, 7 November 2017

A Building Block for a Middle East without WMD: An All-inclusive Nuclear-Test-Free Zone”, POLICY FORUM No. 6, October 2017

Why New Thinking is Needed on Negative Security Assurances”, Arms Control Today, October 2017

A UN Special Envoy to Manage the Middle East WMD-Free Zone Conference Process”, with Bernd Kubbig, POLICY FORUM No. 4, September 2017

Bridging the Most Fundamental Gap by Simultaneously Pursuing Disarmament and Regional Security”, with Bernd Kubbig, POLICY FORUM No. 3, September 2017

“A Treaty Prohibiting Nuclear Weapons: What For and What Next?”GCSP Editorial, 10 July 2017

“Dissuasion nucléaire : les cinq contradictions françaises”, La Tribune, 2 June 2017

China and Nuclear Weapons: Implications of a No-First Use Doctrine”, China Policy Institute, 3 April 2017

“How Can the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) Prevent Gender-based Violence?”UN Special, March 2017

Humanitarian Disarmament: Powerful New Paradigm or Naive Utopia?, Geneva Papers Research Series No. 21, February 2017

"Interdiction des essais nucléaires : pour un rôle leader de la France," Editorial, La Tribune, 1 March 2017 

"The UN Vote on a Nuclear Weapons Ban: A Moment of Truth?" GCSP Editorial, 31 October 2016

Reconciling National Security and General and Complete Disarmament (GCD)” in Dan Plesch (ed.) Rethinking general and complete disarmament in the 21st Century, United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs, October 2016

Meeting the Costs of Protecting Critical Infrastructure: Why not Save on Nuclear Weapons?” in J. Martin Ramirez and Juan Carlos Fernández (eds.), Security in Infrastructures, Cambridge Scholars Publications, May 2016

The Iran Nuclear Deal: Distrust and Verify -  An Analytical Appraisal of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, Geneva Paper – Research Series no. 18, April 2016

20ème anniversaire du cessez-le-feu Israël-Liban: quand la France était active au Proche-Orient”, Revue Défense Nationale, n°767, avril 2016.

European Security and Reducing the Role of Nuclear Weapons”, Background paper published by the Friedrich-Ebert Foundation (FES) for the Framework Forum Roundtable: From the NTP to the UN General Assembly - Filling the Legal Gap to Prohibit and Eliminate Nuclear Weapons, 1 September 2015

The 1996 ‘Grapes of Wrath’ Ceasefire Understanding and the Israel-Lebanon Monitoring Group: A Model of Successful Negotiations in Conflict Management”, in Anat Kurz and Gilead Sher eds., Negotiating in Times of Conflict , Center of Applied Negotiation, Tel Aviv, September 2015

Les armes nucléaires: nées dans le péché, vouées à  être interdites”, GCSP Editorial, 21 August 2015

Nuclear Weapons: Born in Sin, Doomed to Be Banned”, Editorial, European Leadership Network, 10 August 2015

The Iran Deal: Achievement and Starting Point”, GCSP Editorial, 16 July 2015

The Failed Non-Proliferation Treaty Review Conference: Cyclical Pattern or Paradigm Change?”, GCSP Editorial, 10 June 2015

Whither Israel after the Victory of Fear?”, GCSP Editorial,  27 March 2015

Holy War’ and the Killing of Innocents”, GCSP Editorial, 23 January 2015 (disponible en français)

Autonomy: The Key to Many Conflicts”, GCSP Editorial, 3 October 2014

Conflict Mediation in the Middle East: Lessons from Egypt as a Mediator and Object of Mediation” (with M. Johannsen et al.), Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF), Policy Brief No. 36, August 2014

Gaza, Ukraine: Protecting Civilians Is a Sacred Duty", GCSP Editorial, 25 July 2014

“Introduction" and "Concluding Remarks" in  International Seminar on Regional Commissions of Human Rights Councils in Autonomous Regions: Good Practices and Challenges, Moroccan Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, New York, 30 June 2014

The Experience of Nuclear-Weapon Free Zones”, Background Paper for the SWP-BASIC Workshop on "Non-Strategic Nuclear Weapons in Europe: Transparency and Confidence-Building Measures in Practice", Berlin, 27-28 February 2014

Vers un Moyen-Orient débarrassé des armes de destruction massive?”, Arrêtez la bombe, 4 janvier 2014

A third way toward a WMD-free Middle East”, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, 18 December 2013

The Geneva Accord on Iran's Nuclear Programme: Historic Chance or Historic Mistake?”, GCSP Editorial, 29 November 2013

"On-site Inspections, a Good Assurance of Compliance with International Arms Control and Disarmament Agreements",, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London, 22 November 2013

"Cooperative Security: A New Paradigm For A World Without Nuclear Weapons?", Cadmus Journal, 11 November 2013

"The Geneva Agreement on Syria's Chemical Disarmament: An Important Milestone", GCSP Editorial, 17 September 2013 (disponible en français, également publié sur le site 'green et vert')

"How Can the High-Level  Meeting Contribute to Progress in Nuclear Disarmament?", UNIDIR Background Paper,  26 Sep. 2013

"The Arms Trade Treaty: Half Full or Half Empty?", GCSP Policy Paper, 2013/6

"Modest Confidence- and Security-Building Measures for the Middle East: No-First Use Declarations, Transparency Measures, and Communication Structures", with A. Péczeli, Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF), Policy Brief No. 21, July 2013

"Moving Beyond Nuclear Deterrence", special issue of Nuclear Abolition Forum, Cook-editor with P. Meyer and M. Sethi, Apr. 2013

"Les négociations pour l’autonomie de la Nouvelle-Calédonie: des enseignements à tirer pour l’autonomie de la région du Sahara ?", in Ministère des Affaires étrangères et de la Coopération, Royaume du Maroc, Séminaire international sur la représentativité et la légitimité dans les négociations d’autonomie, Genève, 21 mars 2013

"La formation internationale des Attachés de défense : une contribution importante de la Suisse", Revue Militaire Suisse, jan.-fev. 2013

"La dernière chance pour un traité sur le commerce des armes?", Éditorial GCSP, 25 janvier 2013 (également publié sur le site 'green et vert')

"The last chance for an arms treaty?", GCSP Editorial, 25 January 2013

"A Middle East Free of Weapons of Mass Destruction: Deadlock or Opportunity?", European Leadership Network, 7 Dec. 2012

"Lutte contre les crimes écologiques: vœux pieux ou réalité?", Green et vert, 17 avril 2012

"Un Moyen-Orient exempt d’armes de destruction massive. Pour une approche globale et graduelle" in Annuaire français de relations internationales, La Documentation française, Paris, octobre 2012

"The Conference for a Middle East Weapons of Mass Destruction Free Zone: A Synopsis of Engagement of International and Regional Organisations, and Civil Society", with Ayman Khalil (ed.), GCSP Report, October 2012

"Syria’s Chemical Weapons: Force of Law or Law of Force?", GCSP Policy Paper 2012/10

"Les armes chimiques de la Syrie : force du droit ou droit de la force?", Green et vert, 25 October 2012

"Lithuania-France-Australia: Migrant Destinies", Doryanthes, Vol. 5, No. 3, August 2012

"Un traité pour réguler les transferts d'armes: défis et opportunités", Green et Vert, 2 July 2012

"A Treaty to Regulate Arms Transfers: Challenges and Opportunities", GCSP Editorial, 25 June 2012

"Un Iran nucléaire: comment éviter l'escalade?", Revue Militaire Suisse, N°3 mai-juin 2012

"The Non-Conformist Painters of Leningrad and the French Consulate-General 1977-1979", Doryanthes, Volume 5, Number 1, February 2012

"A Nuclear Iran: Avoiding a Self-Fulfilling Prophecy", GCSP Policy Paper 2012/1

"Un Iran nucléaire : comment éviter la prophétie auto-réalisatrice?", GCSP Policy Paper 2012/1

"The Israeli Social Movement: A Chance for Peace?" , GCSP Editorial, November 2011

Out of the Cradle: Anthropological Background and Process - 100 Year Starship Symposium with V. Fert et al., Globe Expert, 1 Oct. 2011

The Role of Parliaments in Arms Control, Disarmament and the Non-proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction, GCSP Geneva Papers Conference Series No. 22, Oct, 2011

From Black September to September 2011: the Road to Palestinian StatehoodWeb-Editorial , September 2011

A Middle East Free of Weapons of Mass Destruction: For a Comprehensive and Incremental ApproachGCSP Policy Paper N° 18, July 2011

Un Moyen-Orient exempt d’armes de destruction massive: pour une approche globale et graduelleGCSP Policy Paper N° 18, juillet 2011

The OSCE Summit and New Security Threats, OSCE, 13 Dec. 2010

"Un Moyen-Orient sans armes de destruction massive : comment relever le défi?", Editorial, Observatoire de la Non-prolifération, CESIM, No. 52 (septembre 2010)

"The Middle East without Weapons of Mass Destruction: How to Meet the Challenge?", Editorial, The Non-Proliferation Monthly, Center for International Security and Arms Control Studies (CESIM), Issue 52 (September 2010)

Safety and Security in the Biotechnological Age with S. Chandiramani, Geneva Papers No.15 , GCSP, Jul. 2010

"Can Autonomy Fulfil the Right to Self-Determination?", Geneva Papers n°12, Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP), March 2010

"Pakistan and South Asia’s Security Nexus: Scenarios for the Future", with Sunjay Chandiramani and Dr Khalid Koser, Geneva Paper n°11, Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP), March 2010

Multilateralism and Transnational Security: A Synthesis of Win-win Solutions, with Nayef Al-Rodhan et al., Slatkine, Geneva 2009

"How to Increase Security in the Middle East by Promoting Adherence to Multilateral Disarmament and Non-Proliferation Instruments?", GCSP Occasional Paper n° 51 , September 2009

Global Biosecurity: Towards a New Governance Paradigm, with Nayef R.F. Al-Rodhan, Lyubov Nazaruk and Jenifer Mackby, Slatkine, Geneva, 2008. ISBN 978-2-05-102054-1

"Le Lien entre Non-prolifération et Désarmement" in "2040 : Un regard prospectif sur la prolifération", Délégation aux Affaires stratégiques, Paris, 12 June 2008

"L’abus de la notion de "combattant illégal": une atteinte au droit international humanitaire", in Revue générale de Droit international public , Paris, Vol. 4, 2006.

The Weak Send Rocks, The Strong Send Rockets (under pseudonym of Marek Arnaud), Strategic Book Publishing, New York, 2006, ISBN 1-60860-201-X

"Information Technology, Terrorism and Global Security", Programme on the Geopolitical Implications of Globalisation, Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP), 19 June 2006

"Acronyms and Abbreviations in International and Human Security" (English-French, more than 10,000 entries), Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP), July 2017

"The Role of the European Union in the International Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Assistance", with Ian Anthony (SIPRI), GCSP Occasional Paper n°50, Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP), December 2005

"The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: Is There a Way Out?" (under pseudonym of Marek Arnaud), in The Australian Journal of International Affairs 57, n°2 (July 2003): 243 - 251 (Carfax Publishing, Oxford)

Introduction to Wolfgang Freund, The Emergence of a New Mediterranean Culture: Maghreb, Mashriq, Israel, 1998 Symposium at Beersheva University (Peter Lang, Bern, 2000), ISBN: 978-3-631-35841-2

"France on the Net", Label France , Quarterly Magazine of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs (in 9 languages), n° 23 (March 1996)

"More Disarmament and Other Aphorisms or A Brave New World Order", in International Geneva Yearbook, Vol. VIII (Peter Lang, Bern, 1994)

"Disarmament and Other Aphorisms", in International Geneva Yearbook, Vol. VII (Peter Lang, Bern, 1993)


Selected Media Interviews and Citations

Analysis: UN Report on N. Korea’s Nuclear Program Reveals No New Information”,, 8 August 2020

The US claim that there is no embargo on humanitarian trade with Iran is false”,, 1 August 2020 (in farsi)

Philippe Le Bé, “Brûler de l’intérieur”, Le Temps, 5 July 2020

Faizan Hashmi, “US Exit From Open Skies Unlikely To Severely Damage Treaty's Value For Remaining Parties”, UrduPointNews, 7 July 2020

Trump Administration: Example of Isolationism, Unilateralism”,, 28 June 2020

IAEA vulnerable to members with political motives: former French diplomat”, Tehran Times, 26 June 2020

ANALYSIS - US Insists On Trilateralizing Arms Talks With Russia To Justify 'Killing' New START Treaty”,, 26 June 2020

Le risque nucléaire est plus élevé que pendant la guerre froide”, RTS, 6 June 2020

Giulia Zanette, “Futuro Incerto per il Trattato New Start”,, 14 May 2020

Dispute Resolution Mechanism of JCPOA is open “only” to current JCPOA parties: Finaud”, Mehr News Agency, 2 May 2020

Should Modi Worry About Trump's Unpredictable Twitter Diplomacy?”, DKoding, 1 May 2020

Jamie Prentis, “Coronavirus: Iran’s hardliners entrenched by health crisis”, The National, 10 April 2020

Jan Dirk Herbermann, “Neun Jahre Tod und Machtspiele in Syrien”, Frankfurter Runschau, 16 March 2020

IAEA’s main weakness is relying on information provided by its members”, Tehran Times, 11 March 2020

EXCLUSIVE: Donald Trump's Middle East policy is erratic and disruptive, says former French diplomat Marc Finaud”,, 3 March 2020

The Prohibition of Intermediate-Range Missiles is Still Needed in Europe”, RIAC, 26 February 2020

Марк Фино: Запрет на ракеты средней дальности в Европе по-прежнему необходим”, RIAC, 26 February 2020

Triggering JCPOA Dispute Mechanism Risky Step, Further Developments Depend On Iran”, Urdupoint, 17 January 2020

L’accord sur le nucléaire iranien est-il mort?”, swissinfo, 10 January 2020

Tensions Iran-Etats-Unis : Que peut faire la France ?”, Yahoo Actualités, 9 January 2020

Is Iran’s Nuclear Deal Dead?swissinfo, 8 January 2020

Resposta do Irã foi comedida e mostra que Teerã não quer guerra, apontam especialistas”, Correio do Povo, 8 January 2020

Vers une pause dans l'escalade après la riposte calibrée de Téhéran”, VOA, 8 January 2020 

Pour l’instant, la stratégie de l’Iran sur le nucléaire n’a pas changé”, 24 Heures, 6 January 2020

No Agreement among Permanent Members that Iran is not Complying with Resolution 2231, Finaud”, Tehran Times, 8 December 2019.

RTS Radio, « L’Iran affirme produire cinq kilos d’uranium enrichi par jour : interview de Marc Finaud », 5 November 2019

Forum Suisse de Politique Internationale (FSPI), Interview de Marc Finaud, Conseiller principal chargé des questions de désarmement et de  prolifération, GCSP, 17 October 2019

Shuham Ghosh, “Exclusive: Donald Trump’s Middle East Policy is Erratic and Disruptive, Says Former French Diplomat Marc Finaud”,, 17 October 2019

Javad Heirannia, “INSTEX has Limited Scope : Finaud”, Tehran Times, 14 October 2019

"Cost of import of pharmaceutical in Iran has increased and reduced availability of medicine: Finaud", Tehran Times, 30 August 2019

Risk Of Nuclear Arms Race Growing In Wake Of Latest US Missile Test - Think Tank”,, 20 August 2019

Forum, “Le test d’un missile américain met Moscou et Pékin en colère”, RTS Radio, 20 August 2019

Denis Blin, “Les Etats-Unis font un nouveau pas vers la course aux armements”, Le Temps, 20 August 2019

Fahad Shabbir, "NATO Leak Good Opportunity For EU To Discuss Rationality Of Hosting US Nukes - Think Tank," Urdupoint, 16 July 2019

Nuclear War Threshold in Europe to Hit Critical Drop If INF Treaty Dies - Think Tank”, Sputnik News, 4 July 2019

Le seuil de la guerre nucléaire en Europe sera dangereusement abaissé”, Sputnik News, 4 July 2019

Séminaire à l’ONU sur l’autonomie territoriale comme moyen de règlement politique des conflits”, Portal Sud Maroc, 2 July 2019

Nations Unies : Mise en exergue de l’initiative marocaine d’autonomie pour le Sahara”, Hespress, 2 July 2019

China Unlikely to Join Multilateral Arms Control Talks Unless Russia, US Curb Arsenals”, Sputnik News, 29 June 2019

United Nations Office at Geneva, “Conference on Disarmament Discussed Negative Security Assurances”, 28 June 2019 (full article)

Chloé Bernadaux, “Pourquoi Khamenei ne s’inspire-t-il pas de la stratégie de Kim Jong-un ?, L’Orient-Le Jour, 27 June 2019

Tout un Monde, “La recette d’un sommet international réussi”, RTS Radio, 1 March 2019

Stéphane Bussard, “Une situation plus dangereuse que durant la guerre froide”, Le Temps, 14 February 2019

Imogen Foulkes, “Peut-on arrêter la nouvelle course aux armements ?”, swissinfo, 12 February 2019

Imogen Foulkes, “Can the City of Peace Stop the Arms Race?”, swissinfo, 11 February 2019

Interview with Marc Finaud”,, EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Consortium, Issue No 5, December 2018

Transatlantic differences justify European efforts to become more autonomous: Finaud”, Interview, Mehr Agency, 21 November 2018

Johanne Kalsaas , “Security experts convene at Amman arms control conference”, Jordan Times, 15 November 2018

Forum, “Traité nucléaire dénoncé par les Etats-Unis : Interview de Marc Finaud », RTS, 21 October 2018

Comment les armes chimiques ont servi à Bachar El-Assad pour s’imposer”, Swiss TV RTS, 19 October 2018

EU did not wait for Trump to start building its common security: Former diplomat”, Interview, Tehran Times, 3 September 2018

Daniel Warner, “La Suisse est-elle encore une référence morale et humanitaire?”, swissinfo, 23 August 2018

Daniel Warner, Does Switzerland Still Punch above its Weight Ethically?”, swissinfo, 20 August 2018

Deze Fransman is woedend op Trump en steunt Turkije”, Interview,, 18 August 2018

US growing isolated in international system under Trump”, World Bulletin, 17 August 2018

Frédéric Burnand, “Government’s Stance on Nuclear Ban under Scrutiny”, swissinfo, 17 August 2018

Frédéric Burnand, “Le ‘OUI, mais NON’ de Berne au Traité contre les armes nucléaires”, swissinfo, 16 August 2018

"GE: des pays dénoncent la présidence syrienne de la Conférence du désarmement à l’ONU", RTS 19h30, 29 May 2018

Laurent Sierro (former GCSP Fellow) "Désarmement, La Suisse salue l'agenda du patron de l'ONU", le matin, 24 May 2018

Simon Bradley, “Guterres ‘deeply concerned’ by cancellation of Trump-Kim Summit”, swissinfo, 24 May 2018.

Javad Heirannia, “EU Has Legal Tools to Protect its Companies from U.S. Sanctions: Former French Diplomat”, Tehran Times, 21 May 2018.

Barbara Ciolli, "Nucleare, le bugie dette da Trump nel lasciare l'accordo con l'Iran"Lettera 43, 10 May 2018

Jessica Vial, "L'Iran a intérêt à montrer qu'il joue le jeu de la responsabilité internationale", RTS Radio, 9 May 2018

"USA mettent fin à l'accord sur le nucléaire iranien", Radio Lac, 9 May 2018

Fredy Gsteiger, "Uno-Abrüstungskonferenz unter Syriens Vorsitz?", Play SRF, 30 April 2018

Alain Jourdan, “L’ONU va confier les clés de la Conférence du désarmement à la Syrie”, Tribune de Genève, 17 April 2018

Éanna Kelly, “Scientists Step Up Opposition to EU Funding of Military Research”, Science Business, 12 April 2018

Sisitizo la Iran juu ya udharura wa kuchukuliwa hatua za maana za upokonyaji silaha za nyuklia”, Pars Today, 3 April 2018 (in Swahili).

Alicia Sanders-Zacre, “Diplomats Urge Unity Ahead of NPT Meeting”, Arms Control Association, 1 April 2018

Simon Bradley, “La Suisse peut-elle contribuer à vitaliser la Conférence du désarmement ? ”,, 19 March 2018

Why Switzerland Hasn’t (Yet) Signed the Treaty Banning Nuclear Weapons”,, 19 March 2018

Sri Lanka’s leadership at the Geneva based Conference on Disarmament commended”, The Sunday Leader, 28 February 2018.

A contragosto dos EUA, ONU lançará campanha pelo desarmamento”, Fato Online, 13 February 2018 (in Portuguese).

Budi Riza, “Sekjen PBB Guterres Bakal Gulirkan Perlucutan Senjata Global?”,, 9 February 2018 (in Indonesian).

Simone Pierrani, “Cosa vuole fare Xi Jinping con le bombe atomiche cinesi”,, 7 February 2018 (in Italian).

"Exclusive: U.N. chief plans major disarmament push but U.S. skeptical", 7 February 2018

Tom Miles, “Exclusive: U.N. Chief Plans Major Disarmament Push but U.S. Skeptical”, Reuters, 7 February 2018

Trump’s Decision on Iran Reflects Compromise between Doves and Hawks”, Sputnik News, 16 October 2017

US to Derail Existing Balance by ‘Decertifying’ Iranian Nuclear Deal”, Sputnik News, 13 October 2017

“Le Prix Nobel de la Paix à ICAN”, Interview," France Info, 6 October 2017

Le Prix Nobel de la Paix à la campagne anti-nucléaire”, Interview, Radio Télévision Suisse, 6 October 2017

Terrorist Attack in Paris”,  Interview, Phoenix TV (Hong Kong), 3 October 2017

“US Withdrawal from Iran Deal to Damage International Nuclear Non-Proliferation”, Sputnik International, 22 Sept. 2017

“UN Nuclear Arms Ban Deal Without Nuclear Powers: Will It Work Out?”, Sputnik International, 22 Sep. 2017

« La France boycotte le traité de l’ONU sur l’abolition des armes nucléaires », Kombini Speech, 11 July 2017

Théo Mercadier, “Francia boicotea el tratado de la ONU sobre la abolición de armas nucleares”, Kombini, 8 July 2017 (in Spanish).

“Die UNO will Atombomben verbieten: Was bringt das – und was tut die Schweiz?“ Aargauer Zeitung, 7 July 2017

“Séminaire international sur le Sahara marocain, la régionalisation et l'autonomie au siège de l’ONU”Atlas Info, 3 July 2017

“Sahara: L’autonomie est un moyen “parfaitement légitime” pour réaliser l’autodétermination (Marc Finaud)”Atlas Info, 4 July 2017

“Des experts internationaux décortiquent l’autonomie de la région du Sahara à la lumière des expériences d’autres pays”Le Matin, 4 July 2017

"Négociations pour la fin des armes nucléaires", La Tribune de Genève, 20 March 2017

"Désarmement : la délicate position  suisse", Le Matin, 20 March 2017

Deux Questions à Marc Finaud” in Désarmement et Non-Prolifération nucléaire – Lettre d’Information parlementaire, Parlementaires pour la non-prolifération et le désarmement nucléaire, No. 20, June 2016

Armes: le commerce de l’hypocrisie”, Amnesty International, 14 June 2016

Sahara. Autonomie: Le Maroc fait du benchmarking à l’ONU”, Le 360, 3 May 2016

Le Maroc organise un séminaire sur les relations extérieures des régions autonomes ”, Le Matin, 3 May 2016

ONU-Sahara : les similitudes du plan marocain avec les expériences d’autres pays”,, 3 May 2016

Le monde est démuni face au chantage nucléaire coréen ”, Le Temps, 6 Jan. 2016

“Woher stammen die Waffen?”, Tachles Magazine (Zurich), 21 August 2015 (in German)

A quoi ça sert, un traité sur le commerce des armes?”, Interview, swissinfo, 24 August 2015 (in 4 languages)

La diplomatie en cinq leçons”, Le Temps, 4 August 2015

"Le Maroc organise un séminaire international au siège de l'ONU: Rôle et responsabilités de la société civile dans les régions autonomes", L'Opinion, 3 June 2015

Sean Nevins, "Time is Running out for Israel’s Special Place in America’s Heart", Mint Press News, 3 April 2015

Commentary on Iran's Nuclear Programme, Phoenix Satellite Television, 9 March 2015 

Spotlight: Iran Nuclear Talks Broaden Consensus, New Round Expected in February,  Xinhua News Agency, 18 Janvuary 2015 

Charles Recknagel, Back To The U.S.S.R.? Russia's Year Of Probing NATO, Radio Free Europe-Radio Liberty, 26 December 2014

Ichiro Matsuo, "The US and the Vienna Conference on Nuclear Weapons", Asahi Shimbun, 7 Dec. 2014 (in Japanese)

Gaza, Ukraine: Protecting Civilians is a Sacred Duty, Le Temps, 30 July 2014

L'initiative d'autonomie émanant du Maroc est la seule viable, Le, 1 July 2014

Morocco's Autonomy Plan, A Solution To Artificial Dispute Over Moroccan Sahara, International Expert, Sahara Question, 1 July 2014

L’autonomie, passage obligé pour tout règlement politique du conflit du Sahara Occidental, Plan, 1 July 2014

CRDH: Experts et responsables de CNDH en conclave à New York pour examiner "bonnes pratiques et défis",, 1 July 2014

Geneva-2: Difficult to Expect Conciliation between Syrian Delegations at this Stage, Voice of Russia, 23 Jan. 2014

Iran Nuclear Talks near End in Geneva as Both Sides Stress ‘Major Differences’, Euronews, 26 November 2013

The Thorny Issue of Status of US Forces In Afghanistan, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, 16 Oct. 2013

Nuclear Powers Join UN Disarmament Gathering Despite Early Reservations, Global Security Newswire, 26 Sep. 2013

The Alleged Use of Chemical Weapons in Syria, Radiotelevisione svizzera (RSI) / Telegiornale, 6 May 2013

Le Traité sur le Commerce des Armes, Radio-Cité-Genève, 27 June 2012

Les Métiers de la Coopération Internationale, Fondation Eduki, March 2012

Outlook for Regional WMD-Free Zone Murky, The Jordan Times, 2 December 2011

Iran’s Nuclear Programme Takes Center Stage, World Radio Switzerland, 8 November 2011

Arms Proliferation: Threats and Responses, Universidad Francisco Marroquín, Guatemala, 10 March 2011

L’équilibre Très Instable de la Terreur, Swissinfo, 4 August 2005



Interview to Tawadh Forum (India): “The Cold War Mentality in International Relations”,  2 August 2020 (59’13)

Confrontation nucléaire”, Géopolitis, RTS, 7 June 2020 (26’)

Interview with Marc Finaud: India’s Non-proliferation Approach and the Future of Global Security Policy”, Internationalism Editorials, 16 May 2020 (1’17’50)

Les Etats-Unis ont-ils peur des armes iraniennes ? ”, PressTV, 4 May 2020 (6’03’)

Iran, COVID-19 and the JCPOA”, GCSP Webinar Series on “ Global Crisis, Global Risk, Global Consequences”, 30 April 2020 (6’16)

Youth Voices on Climate Change and International Security”, Basel Peace Office, 11 January 2020 (1’57)

La France est-elle en droit de demander à l’Iran de renoncer à son programme balistique?”, Press TV-French, 18 December 2019

RTS, Forum, “L’Iran affirme produire désormais cinq kilos d’uranium enrichi par jour : interview de Marc Finaud”, 5 November 2019

Coalition anti-iranienne, plan mort-né de Londres ?”, PressTV, 29 July 2019

"L'enjeu politique derrière les sanctions économiques", CGTN-Français, 29 Aug 2018

"Interview about US sanctions against Iran, Russia, Europe, etc", Phoenix TV (Hong Kong), 24 Aug 2018

"Ex-French diplomat slams Trump's Turkey policy", Anadolu Agency, 16 Aug 2018

"Rétablissement des sanctions de Donald Trump envers l'Iran", CGTN-français, 12 Aug 2018

"Interview par CGTN-Français sur le retrait américain de l’accord sur l’Iran" (in French), 19 May 2018

"Interview for Phoenix TV (Hong Kong) on the Iran Nuclear Deal" Phoenix Hong Kong TV, 10 May 2018

“Armes chimiques :Tolérance Zéro : Marc Finaud Interviewé sur RTS”, Géopolitis, RTS, 7 May 2018

"Armes chimiques, tolérance zéro", Géopolitis, RTS, 6 May 2018 (in French).

Conférence du Désarmement à Genève : Marc Finaud était invité dans l’édition du 64’ sur TV5”, 26 March 2018

"Interview for Phoenix TV (Hong Kong) about the Gulf Diplomacy Crisis", 7 June 2017

"Interview for Phoenix TV (Hong Kong) about the NPT Conference in Vienna", 13 May 2017

"Interview for Phoenix TV (Hong Kong) about the Paris attack of 20 April 2017", 23 April 2017

“Arms Trade, Peacebuilding, and the Importance of the ATT”, interview by Bulan Institute, 20 March 2017

RTS: "70 ans après Hiroshima, certains experts avancent d’autres raisons pour la fin du conflit", 6 August 2015

Phoenix TV: "Devil is in the Details: GCSP Expert Marc Finaud on Iran Nuclear Talks", 5 July 2015

Intervention lors du premier panel de la conférence internationale « Vers un monde sans armes nucléaires » , sur le thème du développement de l'arme nucléaire depuis 1945, Paris, 26 juin 2014

The Middle East: Present Political Situation, Universidad Francisco Marroquín, Guatemala, 10 March 2011