East & Southeast Europe

Cover: STRAINED BY WAR? TENSIONS, EXPECTATIONS AND WAYS TO STRENGTHEN GERMAN-UKRAINIAN RELATIONS

Strained by War

Published: 11 November 2022
Policy Paper

This policy study focuses on the bilateral relations between Germany and Ukraine from the outset of Volodymyr Zelenskyy's presidency to the outbreak of full-scale Russian aggression against Ukraine all the way to the present moment, seven months later.

Cover: POSITIONPAPERON WB6

Position Paper On WB6

Published: 1 April 2022
policy brief

Recommendations and expectations for German and European policy.

The Russian invasion of Ukraine has direct and significant implications for the Western Balkans. The lack of a consistent and convincing EU perspective and U.S. engagement in the region opened up space for other actors and scenarios aimed at recomposing the Western Balkans as well as promoted regressive tendencies throughout the region.