France, Germany renew alliance strained amid war in Ukraine


              French President Emmanuel Macron, left and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz arrive to pose with members of their respective cabinets for a group photo ahead of a Franco-German Ministers' council meeting as part of the celebrations marking the 60th anniversary of the Elysee Treaty, at the Elysee Palace in Paris, Sunday, Jan. 22 2023. France and Germany are seeking to overcome differences laid bare by Russia's war in Ukraine and shore up their alliance with a day of ceremonies and talks Sunday on Europe's security, energy and other challenges. (Christophe Petit Tesson, Pool via AP)
            
              French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin, left, speaks with his German counterpart Nancy Faeser before posing with members of France and Germany cabinets for a group photo ahead of a Franco-German Ministers' council meeting as part of the celebrations marking the 60th anniversary of the Elysee Treaty, at the Elysee Palace in Paris, Sunday, Jan. 22 2023. France and Germany are seeking to overcome differences laid bare by Russia's war in Ukraine and shore up their alliance with a day of ceremonies and talks Sunday on Europe's security, energy and other challenges. (Christophe Petit Tesson, Pool via AP)
            
              German Chancellor Olaf Scholz attends the presentation of Franco-German industrial projects, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2023 at the Elysee Palace in Paris. France and Germany are seeking to overcome differences laid bare by Russia's war in Ukraine and shore up their alliance with a day of ceremonies and talks Sunday on Europe's security, energy and other challenges. (Benoit Tessier, Pool via AP)
            French President Emmanuel Macron, right, and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, second left, attend a working session as part of the celebration of the 60th anniversary of the signing of the Elysee Treaty, to seal reconciliation between France and West Germany, at the Elysee Palace in Paris, Sunday, Jan.22 2023. France and Germany are seeking to overcome differences laid bare by Russia's war in Ukraine while celebrating their decades-long friendship with a day of ceremonies and talks Sunday on Europe's security, energy and other challenges. (Ludovic Marin Pool via AP) German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, second left, and French President Emmanuel Macron pose with Yun Luo, CEO of ROSI Solar, right, and Doris Birkhofer, president of Siemens France, during the the presentation of Franco-German industrial projects, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2023 at the Elysee Palace in Paris. France and Germany are seeking to overcome differences laid bare by Russia's war in Ukraine and shore up their alliance with a day of ceremonies and talks Sunday on Europe's security, energy and other challenges. (Benoit Tessier, Pool via AP) French President Emmanuel Macron, left, and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz attend the presentation of Franco-German industrial projects, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2023 at the Elysee Palace in Paris. France and Germany are seeking to overcome differences laid bare by Russia's war in Ukraine and shore up their alliance with a day of ceremonies and talks Sunday on Europe's security, energy and other challenges. (Benoit Tessier, Pool via AP) French President Emmanuel Macron, center right, Chancellor of Germany Olaf Scholz, center left, pose with members of their respective cabinets for a group photo ahead of a Franco-German Ministers' council meeting as part of the celebrations marking the 60th anniversary of the Elysee Treaty, at the Elysee Palace in Paris, Sunday, Jan. 22 2023. France and Germany are seeking to overcome differences laid bare by Russia's war in Ukraine and shore up their alliance with a day of ceremonies and talks Sunday on Europe's security, energy and other challenges. (Christophe Petit Tesson, Pool via AP) French President Emmanuel Macron, center, and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, left, attend the presentation of Franco-German industrial projects, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2023 at the Elysee Palace in Paris. France and Germany are seeking to overcome differences laid bare by Russia's war in Ukraine and shore up their alliance with a day of ceremonies and talks Sunday on Europe's security, energy and other challenges. (Benoit Tessier, Pool via AP) French President Emmanuel Macron, center right, Chancellor of Germany Olaf Scholz, center left, pose with members of their respective cabinets for a group photo ahead of a Franco-German Ministers' council meeting as part of the celebrations marking the 60th anniversary of the Elysee Treaty, at the Elysee Palace in Paris, Sunday, Jan. 22 2023. France and Germany are seeking to overcome differences laid bare by Russia's war in Ukraine and shore up their alliance with a day of ceremonies and talks Sunday on Europe's security, energy and other challenges. (Christophe Petit Tesson, Pool via AP) French President Emmanuel Macron, center, and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, right, attend the presentation of Franco-German industrial projects, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2023 at the Elysee Palace in Paris. France and Germany are seeking to overcome differences laid bare by Russia's war in Ukraine and shore up their alliance with a day of ceremonies and talks Sunday on Europe's security, energy and other challenges. (Benoit Tessier, Pool via AP) French President Emmanuel Macron, left, and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, center, attend the presentation of Franco-German industrial projects, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2023 at the Elysee Palace in Paris. France and Germany are seeking to overcome differences laid bare by Russia's war in Ukraine and shore up their alliance with a day of ceremonies and talks Sunday on Europe's security, energy and other challenges. (Benoit Tessier, Pool via AP) French President Emmanuel Macron, center, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, right, and Velocity CEO Dirk Hoke pose for a photo during the presentation of Franco-German industrial projects, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2023 at the Elysee Palace in Paris. France and Germany are seeking to overcome differences laid bare by Russia's war in Ukraine and shore up their alliance with a day of ceremonies and talks Sunday on Europe's security, energy and other challenges. (Benoit Tessier, Pool via AP) French President Emmanuel Macron, left, and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz attend the presentation of Franco-German industrial projects, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2023 at the Elysee Palace in Paris. France and Germany are seeking to overcome differences laid bare by Russia's war in Ukraine and shore up their alliance with a day of ceremonies and talks Sunday on Europe's security, energy and other challenges. (Benoit Tessier, Pool via AP)
France, Germany renew alliance strained amid war in Ukraine