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New clashes as Ukraine's president tries to tempt opposition

Tents of anti-government protesters are seen at Independence Square in central Kiev January 26, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Tents of anti-government protesters are seen at Independence Square in central Kiev January 26, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Tents of anti-government protesters are seen at Independence Square in central Kiev January 26, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko
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Police spray water at anti-government protesters trying to enter the "Ukrainian House" where the riot police are located during a rally in Kiev January 25, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Police spray water at anti-government protesters trying to enter the "Ukrainian House" where the riot police are located during a rally in Kiev January 25, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Police spray water at anti-government protesters trying to enter the "Ukrainian House" where the riot police are located during a rally in Kiev January 25, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko
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Anti-government protesters try to enter the "Ukrainian House" where the riot police are located during a rally in Kiev January 25, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Anti-government protesters try to enter the "Ukrainian House" where the riot police are located during a rally in Kiev January 25, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Anti-government protesters try to enter the "Ukrainian House" where the riot police are located during a rally in Kiev January 25, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko
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An anti-government protester carries tyres at a barricade at the site of clashes with riot police in Kiev January 25, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

An anti-government protester carries tyres at a barricade at the site of clashes with riot police in Kiev January 25, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

An anti-government protester carries tyres at a barricade at the site of clashes with riot police in Kiev January 25, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko
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An anti-government protester (R) throws a stone at a barricade, at the site of clashes with riot police in Kiev January 25, 2014. Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich, in what appeared to be an offer of concessions to the opposition amid violent protests against his rule, pledged on Friday to reshuffle the government next week and to amend sweeping anti-protest laws. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

An anti-government protester (R) throws a stone at a barricade, at the site of clashes with riot police in Kiev January 25, 2014. Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich, in what appeared to be an offer of concessions to the opposition amid violent...more

An anti-government protester (R) throws a stone at a barricade, at the site of clashes with riot police in Kiev January 25, 2014. Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich, in what appeared to be an offer of concessions to the opposition amid violent protests against his rule, pledged on Friday to reshuffle the government next week and to amend sweeping anti-protest laws. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko
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An anti-government protester carries a tyre at a barricade at the site of clashes with riot police in Kiev January 25, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

An anti-government protester carries a tyre at a barricade at the site of clashes with riot police in Kiev January 25, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

An anti-government protester carries a tyre at a barricade at the site of clashes with riot police in Kiev January 25, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko
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Anti-government protesters stand on a newly erected barricade at the site of clashes with police in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Anti-government protesters stand on a newly erected barricade at the site of clashes with police in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Anti-government protesters stand on a newly erected barricade at the site of clashes with police in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko
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Members of the clergy walk at the site of clashes between anti-government protesters and police in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Members of the clergy walk at the site of clashes between anti-government protesters and police in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Members of the clergy walk at the site of clashes between anti-government protesters and police in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko
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Anti-government protesters stand at the entrance of the occupied Agricultural Ministry building in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Anti-government protesters stand at the entrance of the occupied Agricultural Ministry building in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Anti-government protesters stand at the entrance of the occupied Agricultural Ministry building in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko
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Anti-government protesters are seen inside the occupied Agricultural Ministry building in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Anti-government protesters are seen inside the occupied Agricultural Ministry building in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Anti-government protesters are seen inside the occupied Agricultural Ministry building in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko
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