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Ukraine leader pledges government reshuffle ahead of more rallies

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

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

Anti-government protesters walk and rest inside the occupied Agricultural Ministry building in Kiev January 24, 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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Anti-government protesters stand next to a barricade at the site of clashes with police in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

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

Anti-government protesters stand next to a barricade at the site of clashes with police in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko
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An anti-government protester stands near burning tyres at the site of clashes with police in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

An anti-government protester stands near burning tyres at the site of clashes with police in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

An anti-government protester stands near burning tyres at the site of clashes with police in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko
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An anti-government protester stands on a burnt vehicle as part of a barricade at the site of clashes with police in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

An anti-government protester stands on a burnt vehicle as part of a barricade at the site of clashes with police in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

An anti-government protester stands on a burnt vehicle as part of a barricade at the site of clashes with police in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko
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An anti-government protester stands on a barricade at the site of clashes with police in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

An anti-government protester stands on a barricade at the site of clashes with police in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

An anti-government protester stands on a barricade at the site of clashes with police in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko
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Ukranian police troops stand at the site of clashes with anti-government protesters in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Ukranian police troops stand at the site of clashes with anti-government protesters in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Ukranian police troops stand at the site of clashes with anti-government protesters in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko
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A view of anti-government protesters camping at the Independence Square in central Kiev January 24, 2014. Ukrainian protesters erected more street barricades and occupied a government ministry building on Friday, fuelling tension after the failure of crisis talks with President Viktor Yanukovich. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A view of anti-government protesters camping at the Independence Square in central Kiev January 24, 2014. Ukrainian protesters erected more street barricades and occupied a government ministry building on Friday, fuelling tension after the failure of...more

A view of anti-government protesters camping at the Independence Square in central Kiev January 24, 2014. Ukrainian protesters erected more street barricades and occupied a government ministry building on Friday, fuelling tension after the failure of crisis talks with President Viktor Yanukovich. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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A view of anti-government protesters camping at the Independence Square in central Kiev January 24, 2014. Ukrainian protesters erected more street barricades and occupied a government ministry building on Friday, fuelling tension after the failure of crisis talks with President Viktor Yanukovich. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A view of anti-government protesters camping at the Independence Square in central Kiev January 24, 2014. Ukrainian protesters erected more street barricades and occupied a government ministry building on Friday, fuelling tension after the failure of...more

A view of anti-government protesters camping at the Independence Square in central Kiev January 24, 2014. Ukrainian protesters erected more street barricades and occupied a government ministry building on Friday, fuelling tension after the failure of crisis talks with President Viktor Yanukovich. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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Anti-government protesters stand on a barricade during a rally in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Anti-government protesters stand on a barricade during a rally in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Anti-government protesters stand on a barricade during a rally in Kiev January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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