Польско-германский тандем в меняющейся Европе
The crisis of European integration has led to a sharp contradiction of trends of regionalization and consolidation of the EU. In these circumstances, there is the deepening of German-Polish partnership on international arena. Cooperation of two states especially effective on post-Soviet space. For Polish diplomacy cooperation with Germany takes a chance to improving their status in international policy. Thanks to this, Poland is involved in the discussion of issues that are the prerogative of great powers. The Polish-German tandem demonstrates that changing in contemporary Europe causes an increase the importance of bilateral relationship. These transformations can be a prelude to disintegration, but can also be the beginning of the formation of new hierarchical relationships in the EU.