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U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (L) and Ukraine's Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk attend a media briefing in Kiev April 22, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (L) and Ukraine's Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk attend a media briefing in Kiev April 22, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (L) and Ukraine's Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk attend a media briefing in Kiev April 22, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko
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U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (R), followed by a security, waves as he visits Mikhailovskaya Square in Kiev, April 22, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (R), followed by a security, waves as he visits Mikhailovskaya Square in Kiev, April 22, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (R), followed by a security, waves as he visits Mikhailovskaya Square in Kiev, April 22, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko
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U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (L) listens to explanations as he visits Mikhailovskaya Square, with a tent camp erected by activists of Euromaidan movement seen in the background, in Kiev, April 22, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (L) listens to explanations as he visits Mikhailovskaya Square, with a tent camp erected by activists of Euromaidan movement seen in the background, in Kiev, April 22, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (L) listens to explanations as he visits Mikhailovskaya Square, with a tent camp erected by activists of Euromaidan movement seen in the background, in Kiev, April 22, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko
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U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (R) shakes hands with Oleh Tyahnybok, head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party, as he attends a meeting with deputies of the Ukrainian parliament in Kiev, April 22, 2014. REUTERS/Anastasia Sirotkina/Pool

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (R) shakes hands with Oleh Tyahnybok, head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party, as he attends a meeting with deputies of the Ukrainian parliament in Kiev, April 22, 2014. REUTERS/Anastasia Sirotkina/Pool

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (R) shakes hands with Oleh Tyahnybok, head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party, as he attends a meeting with deputies of the Ukrainian parliament in Kiev, April 22, 2014. REUTERS/Anastasia Sirotkina/Pool
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