Covid-19 Impact on International Relations


  • Adrian Beteringhe Danubius University of Galati
  • Marian-Cosmin Pieptea Danubius University of Galati
  • Mirela Arsith Danubius University of Galati
  • Filip Stanciu Danubius University of Galati


New Coronavirus; panic; disruptions; crisis; international relations


As a result of the spread of infection with the new Coronavirus (COVID-19) throughout the world,
the social impact can create more problems than the virus itself. The outbreak of panic is the essential element
in the spate of problems. Disruptions in international trade, availability of resources and goods lead to
disruptions in international relations. COVID-19 demonstrated the limitations of political systems in
addressing such outbreaks.

Author Biographies

Adrian Beteringhe, Danubius University of Galati

Associate Professor, PhD

Marian-Cosmin Pieptea, Danubius University of Galati

Student, Faculty of Communication and International Relations, Master of security management in international relations

Mirela Arsith, Danubius University of Galati

Associate Professor, PhD

Filip Stanciu, Danubius University of Galati

Associate Professor, PhD


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