Articles By Dr. Vladislav B. Sotirovic

“Land of Israel” and Palestine: The First Phase of the Creation of Der...

“Land of Israel” and Palestine: The First Phase of the Creation of Der...

By: Dr. Vladislav B. Sotirovic | Date: 15 Apr , 2024

The historical background of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict goes back to 1917 (the Balfour Declaration) and the establishment of the British protectorate over Palestine (the Palestine Mandate)...

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Kosovo Independence: Dilemmas on NATO’s Aggression in 1999 

Kosovo Independence: Dilemmas on NATO’s Aggression in 1999 

By: Dr. Vladislav B. Sotirovic | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 01 Apr , 2024

Twenty-five years commemoration of NATO’s military intervention against the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (the FRY) in March−June 1999 once again opened the question of the Western foundation...

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The Question of Alevi Minority in Turkey and its Religious Identity

The Question of Alevi Minority in Turkey and its Religious Identity

By: Dr. Vladislav B. Sotirovic | Date: 16 Mar , 2024

Introduction Up to now, not once expressed by Turkey’s President R. T. Erdoğan a possibility to organize a national referendum on Turkish membership to the European Union (the EU) opened many...

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Human Security and its Dimensions

Human Security and its Dimensions

By: Dr. Vladislav B. Sotirovic | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 09 Mar , 2024

The concept of human security is a controversial approach by a certain group of post-Cold War 1.0 academicians (after 1990) for the purpose of redefining and at the same time making broader the...

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The Polish-West Ukrainian Conflict over East Galicia in 1918−1919

The Polish-West Ukrainian Conflict over East Galicia in 1918−1919

By: Dr. Vladislav B. Sotirovic | Date: 02 Mar , 2024

The eastern portion of Europe and the end of WWI The end of WWI resulted in significant changes concerning the political boundaries of Central, East, and South-East Europe. For the reason of the...

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From the History of Western War Crimes: The Dresden Massacre (February 1945)

From the History of Western War Crimes: The Dresden Massacre (February 1945)

By: Dr. Vladislav B. Sotirovic | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 16 Feb , 2024

The Three Men of Slashing It was in May/September 1945 when WWII ended – the bloodiest and most horrible war ever fought in human history. The war that caused the creation of the UNO in 1945 to...

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The Concept of Just War and Outlines of the Just War Theory in IR

The Concept of Just War and Outlines of the Just War Theory in IR

By: Dr. Vladislav B. Sotirovic | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 03 Feb , 2024

As a matter of historical fact, since human beings have been living in settled communities (villages, towns, cities), they have sought to protect themselves against different types of military...

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What is Politics?

What is Politics?

By: Dr. Vladislav B. Sotirovic | Date: 14 Dec , 2023

There are many official and unofficial as well as academic and non-academic approaches and formal/informal definitions of politics and its functioning in society. However, as the most universal...

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