Print ISSN: 2521-6848
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES
The purpose of the journal is to analyse the current problems and trends in the field of international relations, world political processes, international law and to prepare the recommendations on the use of research results in practical activities.
Reviews; Book Reviews; Chronicle, Information; Editorial; Jubilees; Outstanding Scientists; to the Memory of Scientist
Sections «History of International Relations and Foreign Policy», «International Law», «Reviews» are reviewed.
2 issues per year.
OPEN ACCESS POLICY
All articles are available for reading and downloading in 3 months after publication.
A double-blind peer-review method is a mandatory process for all scientific manuscripts submitted to the editorial staff of «Journal of the Belarusian State University. International Relations».
Order of peer-review
а) the editor-in-chief of the journal reviews the manuscript submitted for publication within fifteen workdays beginning from the date of receiving the manuscript by the editorial staff. Then the author is informed about the decision made by the chief editor;
а) the review should contain the expert analysis of the manuscript according to the following characteristics: accordance of the matter of the article with its title; relevance of the research issue; scientific novelty of obtained results; reasonability of publication of the article according to the previously published literature on the matter; presentation of the data (writing, style, used categories and constructions);
– to recommend the manuscript for publication in public sources;
– to recommend the manuscript for publication in public sources after technical revision;
– to recommend the manuscript for publication in public sources after the remarks suggested by the reviewers have been agreed with the author, with the following repeated review by the same reviewer;
– to recommend to reject the publication of the manuscript in public sources due to its nonconformance with the requirements for scientific level of the journal.
Articles in «Journal of the Belarusian State University. International Relations» are indexed by several systems:
All participants of publishing processes, i. e. authors, editors, reviewers, publishers, are responsible for observing publication ethics rules, stated below. The editorial board monitors the fulfillment of ethics requirements based on the guidelines prepared by international specialized organizations, associations and publishers, as well as the Association of Science Editors and Publishers (ASEP). The editorial staff of «Journal of the Belarusian State University. International Relations» follows the main standards, developed by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) in the United Kingdom, as well as the declaration of «Ethical Principles of Scientific Publications», adopted by ASEP.
Belarusian State University, Minsk, Belarus.
Publication in journal is free of charge for all authors.
POLICY OF DISCLOSURE AND CONFLICTS OF INTEREST
Unpublished data from manuscripts submitted for consideration cannot be used for personal research without the written consent of the author.
Information or ideas obtained during peer-review and related activities, which potentially can be beneficial to any party other than the author, must be kept confidential and not be used for personal gain.
Reviewers should not participate in examination of manuscripts in case of conflict of interest that is a result of any competitive, cooperative, and/or other interactions and relationships with any of the authors, companies, and/or other organizations involved in the creation or presentation of the works.
DERIVATION AND PLAGIARISM
During the consideration of an article, the editorial staff carries out verification of the submitted materials with the help of the Anti-plagiarism system. In the case of the discovery of multiple incidents of content matching, the editorial staff acts in accordance with the rules of COPE.
PREPRINT AND POSTPRINT POLICY
During the submission process, the author should confirm that the article has not been published and/or accepted for publication in any other journal.
Articles, which have been previously posted by the author on personal and/or public websites that have no relationship to any other publishers, are allowed to be submitted to the journal.