Europe and Eurasia

By Pablo Scuticchio
Contributing Writer
September 23, 2014

Framing the crisis in Ukraine as a cultural showdown between East and West risks losing sight of the true motivations that inspire the course of events.

By Denis A. Burakov and Mikhail Skovoronskikh
Contributing Writers
September 2, 2014

As Putin expands his program of domestic repression, the necessity of preserving Russia's educated classes grows ever more imperative.

By Daniel Heintz
July 18, 2014

Much remains unclear about the circumstances surrounding the crash of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17, but the tragedy internationalizes the conflict and may lead to a further deterioration of Russia's relations with the West.

By Eric Hansson
July 14, 2014

Russian policy in Syria neglects long-term interests for short-term gains.


About Us

The International Affairs Review is a graduate student-run publication of the George Washington University's Elliott School of International Affairs in Washington, D.C.

Follow us on:

Submission Guidelines

The International Affairs Review is currently accepting article submissions. Submissions for the website are accepted on a weekly basis with a deadline of 5 p.m. Eastern Standard Time each Thursday. Submissions for the print journal are accepted continuously, with article selection occurring at the beginning of each semester.

Click here for more information


Opinions expressed in International Affairs Review are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of International Affairs Review, The Elliott School of International Affairs, The George Washington University, or any other person or organization formally associated with International Affairs Review.

Click here for more information

Contact Us

Please feel free to contact our team with any questions or concerns.

Print Journal:

The Elliott School of International Affairs
George Washington University
1957 E Street, NW
Room 303-K
Washington, DC 20052