September 20, 2019

Will the “Zelenskyi Formula” Appear
as a Counter to the “Steinmeier Formula”?



Oleksiy Volovych
Ph.D. in History

The already forgotten so-called “Steinmeier formula” for the “settlement of the conflict in the Donbas”, or rather, for stopping Russia's hybrid war against Ukraine, has recently been reanimated through a number of different events and processes both, in Ukraine and in Europe. And some of them are worth mentioning in order to understand why right now the phrase “Steinmeier formula” is in all newspapers and magazines in many countries, especially in European ones, and most importantly, how Ukraine will benefit if this formula is implemented in the form in which it is proposed by Putin and our Normandy format partners.

The article is available in Ukrainian