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Ukraine protesters and police pull back in contest over president

A bulldozer removes barricades at the site of recent clashes with riot police in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Konstantin Chernichkin

A bulldozer removes barricades at the site of recent clashes with riot police in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Konstantin Chernichkin

A bulldozer removes barricades at the site of recent clashes with riot police in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Konstantin Chernichkin
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An anti-government protester watches as riot police leave the site of recent clashes in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Konstantin Chernichkin

An anti-government protester watches as riot police leave the site of recent clashes in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Konstantin Chernichkin

An anti-government protester watches as riot police leave the site of recent clashes in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Konstantin Chernichkin
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An anti-government protester removes barricades at the site of recent clashes with riot police in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Konstantin Chernichkin

An anti-government protester removes barricades at the site of recent clashes with riot police in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Konstantin Chernichkin

An anti-government protester removes barricades at the site of recent clashes with riot police in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Konstantin Chernichkin
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Anti-government protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Anti-government protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Anti-government protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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Anti-government protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Anti-government protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Anti-government protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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Anti-government protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Anti-government protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Anti-government protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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Anti-government protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Anti-government protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Anti-government protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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Anti-government protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Anti-government protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Anti-government protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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Anti-government protesters are seen as they leave city hall in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Anti-government protesters are seen as they leave city hall in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Anti-government protesters are seen as they leave city hall in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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People look on inside city hall in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

People look on inside city hall in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

People look on inside city hall in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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Anti-government protesters leave the city hall in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Anti-government protesters leave the city hall in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Anti-government protesters leave the city hall in Kiev February 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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