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Pro-European integration protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Pro-European integration protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Pro-European integration protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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A pro-European integration protester prepares hot tea for fellow demonstrators during a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A pro-European integration protester prepares hot tea for fellow demonstrators during a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A pro-European integration protester prepares hot tea for fellow demonstrators during a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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Pro-European integration protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Pro-European integration protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Pro-European integration protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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Pro-European integration protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Pro-European integration protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Pro-European integration protesters attend a rally at Independence Square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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Heavyweight boxing champion and UDAR (Punch) party leader Vitaly Klitschko (C), head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok (R) and Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk attend a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Heavyweight boxing champion and UDAR (Punch) party leader Vitaly Klitschko (C), head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok (R) and Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk attend a pro-European integration rally in...more

Heavyweight boxing champion and UDAR (Punch) party leader Vitaly Klitschko (C), head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok (R) and Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk attend a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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Heavyweight boxing champion and UDAR (Punch) party leader Vitaly Klitschko (C), head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok (R) and Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk attend a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Heavyweight boxing champion and UDAR (Punch) party leader Vitaly Klitschko (C), head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok (R) and Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk attend a pro-European integration rally in...more

Heavyweight boxing champion and UDAR (Punch) party leader Vitaly Klitschko (C), head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok (R) and Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk attend a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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Head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok attends a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok attends a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok attends a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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Head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok attends a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok attends a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok attends a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk (R) and head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok attend a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk (R) and head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok attend a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk (R) and head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda (Freedom) Party Oleg Tyagnibok attend a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk attends a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk attends a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

Ukrainian opposition leader Arseny Yatsenyuk attends a pro-European integration rally in Independence square in Kiev January 16, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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