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You're reading: What next for Ukraine?

This week, for almost the first time since I arrived in Ukraine in June 2008, Ukraine has been the number one item on the BBC World News website and in other media around the world.

Friends have been getting in touch to ask me what’s going on, and where Ukraine is going. It’s an important question.

The cause of this interest and concern is the sentencing of ex-Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko on Oct. 11 to seven years in prison, a three-year political ban and a massive fine.

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