Article covers the development of foreign consulates at the period of time from XVIII century and to present days in the South of Ukraine and sketchy description of the historical background of this period of time. The novelty of this article is that there are not many issues on this theme.
The article reveals the establishment and development of Jewish settlements in the south of Ukraine in the nineteenth – early twentieth century. Traced settlement colonies, migration flows settlers and others. author comes to the conclusion that a significant contribution to Jewish colonization in the region and the need to ex-plore the matter further.
The article gives a brief overview of the development of New-religious denominations, groups and or-ganizations in the Mykolayiv region in times of independence (1991-2012). It is concluded that the region is characterized by positive dynamics of charismatic cults, amount of new-religions is growing, but the reli-gious situation remains stable.
The article investigates the origins, causes, process and consequences of the First Balkan War. The author pays attention at Bulgaria’s role in this international conflict. The author focuses on the Bulgarian-Serbian relationship before the war, Russian diplomacy mediation, Bulgarian participation and military success during the conflict. The weight of Bulgaria as a country on the Balkan space is an important factor, which is analyzed by author from different points of view.
The article focuses on the content of Sub-Saharan Africa’s direction of British foreign policy. Special attention is drawn to changes in the African foreign policy under the Cabinet of David Cameron. The major UK partners in Africa are outlined and the key areas of multilateral cooperation are detected.
The article deals with the content of the Brazil foreign policy toward Europe, the example is cooperation with the European institutions. Particular attention is drawn to the policy L.I. Lula da Silva. The main stages in the development of cooperation in this format are determined, key areas of multilateral cooperation are identified.
Colombia’s place and participation in the integration processes during 2000-2012 at the general American (OAS), South American (Union of South American Nations, the Rio Group) and Sub-American (Andean community of Nations, Pacific Alliance) levels are analyzed.
There were considered: religious factor impact on foreign policy of Iran; Islamic principles formed political course; «dialogue of civilizations» concept and «revolution export». The author made conclusion: conducting international policy, religion huge impact caused existing inflexible and principled state policy.
Publication discloses issues of Ukrainian-French cooperation in the field of education and science. The author argues, that agreements signed between Ukraine and France, give scientists, students , graduates of higher educational institutions of Ukraine opportunity to, continue training or any other scientific activities abroad.
The article deals with the transformation of the USA position and its influence on the conflict. It also ana-lyzes American attitude towards Argentinean and British claims to the Falkland Islands. Special attention is paid to the interests of the USA itself in the region.
The article describes the current status and trends in leading Asian countries, which in the future will be the basis of the Asian economy. The author argues that under current trends, the newly industrialized Asian States become the leading economy in the region. It does not bypass the author and further problems that occur with active economic development.
The article describes the communication Ukrainian ethnic lands with Argentina in interpretation of Pol-ish historiography. Achievements of the Polish scientists studied in the field of lighting contacts ethnic Ukrainian lands with the Republic of Argentina including territories that were part of Poland in the early twentieth century and in the interwar period.