Table of Contents

Editorial board  


Articles

US FOREIGN POLICY HISTORY

Iryna Bratko US international assistance: legal and political aspects 9
Mykhailo Kirsenko, Tetiana Balabushevych The United States policy in the First World War 17
Ramila Bahlul Dadashova The foreign policy of the USA: U.S. – Russia contradictions in the UN Security Council 32
Oleg Kondratenko The United States of America and the Russian Federation: geostrategy of relations 39
Nikolai Saychuk The Black Sea basin in the operational and strategic planning of the US Armed Forces during the Cold War 58
Olexander Shevchuk USA positioning on international arena during D. Tramp’s presidency: global and regional aspects 76

US EUROPEN POLICY

Andrii Hrubinko American-British relations and the Great Britain in the European Union’s security policy in the context of the Brexit process 85

UKRAINE AND USA

Serhiy Pron’ Contemporary external political landmarks of Ukraine: between the American scylla and the Russian charybdis 98

USA AND EASTERN COUNTRIES

Nataliya Gorodnia U.S. multilateral trade strategies in Asia-Pacific: from G. H. W. Bush to D. Trump 104
Irina Zubarenko The American-Egyptian relations after the Arabic Spring 117
Gunel Musayeva The role of the USA in the implementation of the project Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan 125
Eugene Pinak  Preparation of US Armed Forces for the war with Japan: plans and reality 131
Makar Taran China`s «One Belt – One Road» Initiative and Strategic Challenges to the USA 139
Gunay Feyziyeva Azerbaijan in the South Caucasus policy of great powers 151
Farahile Babaeva Shukurova The Karabagh conflict in the context of the United States’ global policy 160

ACTUAL ISSUES OF US HISTORY

Artem Kosheliev Transformation of the theory and methodology of biographical studies in the American and Western European academic environment during 1980-2016 169
Tetiana Orlova The factor of American national character in the victory of Donald Trump 175
Igor Smyrnov The resource base of us military tourism and its regional features (case study: memories of the War for Independence and the Civil War) 187
Natalia Yakovenko, Galyna Piskorska Strategic  communications  of  the  USA 198

CANADA

Maryna Bessonova Common challenges and threats to the national interests of the United States and Canada (late 20th – early 21st century) 208
Volodymyr Bondarenko The Ukrainian Free Cossacks movement in the USA and Canada in 1960 – 1993 216
Mariia Burtseva The Immigration Act 1976 and the beginning of the New Era of Canadian state policy 227
Oleh Bulka The positions of Canadian political elites towards process of the North American integration (late 1980-s – middle 1990-s) 237
Oleg Mashevskyi, Andriy Kobalia The Quebec «Easter riots» against the mobilization crisis in Canada during the First World War 244

SCIENTIFIC CHRONICLE

Mariia Kravchenko Second International Scientific Conference «Ukraine and the usa: Experience and Prospects for Cooperation (Dedicated to the 25th Anniversary of Establishment of Diplomatic Relations)» 254