international magazine
05 / 2005


THE SEASONAL SPIKE
Ukraine's spring fuelling crisis had record number of flagrant statements



The looming crisis was apparent in early spring; by that time, it was already obvious it will provide a severe trial for the new Ukrainian administration. Still, it is unlikely anyone expected either such heated atmosphere or the plethora of «eye-openers». Ostensibly, the situation was put under control — but many issues vital for Ukraine's economy remain unanswered, with already more questions in the stack.