Instructions to Authors

Publication ethics and malpractice statement (PDF)



The editorial board of the Contemporary Military Challenges kindly invites all interested parties professionally involved in the armed forces and defence structures, as well as others, to submit articles for publication throughout 2018.

Potential authors should take into account Annex B of the 2018 – 2019 Work Programme of the Editorial Board (, which defines the approximate topics and deadlines for the publication of individual issues to help you organise and begin to prepare articles on time.

In order to publish an article in a certain issue, it has to be submitted approximately four months prior to the publication  of each issue ( ), which facilitates work coordination among the author, the editorial board and the referees.

The Point of Contact for cooperation with editorial boards and future authors in our publication is Managing Editor Liliana Brožič, phone: 00386-1-471-2880, e-mail: liliana.brozic(at)

Referee procedure

The referee procedure ensures that all articles published in the Contemporary Military Challenges abide by Slovenian standards and the rules of good writing. The procedure is anonymous a standard form is filled in. A referee receives an article without the indication of the author and vice versa. Normally, the referee procedure is carried out by two referees. However, if their opinions differ, a third referee is included.