The internal political dynamics and scenarios of the development of events
The Paris meeting in Normandy format on the 9th of December 2019, undoubtedly was just the first step towards resolving the conflict between Ukraine and Russia, and it is obvious that this process will take years. The effectiveness of Ukraine’s further efforts to force Russia to peace under this format will depend not only on Ukraine’s efforts, but also on the level of Berlin and Paris’ support for Ukrainian initiatives. This, in turn, is directly related to the domestic dynamics in Germany and France. So, let’s analyze what is happening within these two countries. The first part provides an overview of the affairs in Germany.