From conflict to peace and back again - The Week in 1 Minute: May 5 – 11 on openDemocracy
The Ukrainian conflict is under this week's spotlight. Oleksander Andreyev and Andrew Wilson ask whether the political turmoil is new, while Polina Sinovets looks at language as a barrier. Anton Shekhovtsov takes on extremism in south-eastern Ukraine.Paul Lewis examines the European context, as Yossi Alpher questions the effect on the Middle East. Ukraine's gas politics are deconstructed by Margarita Balmaceda and Peter Rutland.