The issues in the current system of international relations


  • Yuliia Palamarchuk Vasyl` Stus Donetsk National University


The Westphalian system is considered to start after the Thirty Years‘ War in 1648. Many authors declare that it is a global system based on the principles of international law in which each state has sovereignty over its territory, to the exclusion of all external powers, with non-interference in another country‘s domestic affairs.


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I. Political sciences, international relations, historical studies and archaeology